A sympathetic biography argues for a feminist reappraisal of a tortured genius of American gothic “One who raises demons,” the writer Shirley Jackson once observed, “must deal with them.” Whether fiction
This just in! Breaking news! You don't want to miss THIS! If you get your news online or from social media, this type of headline sounds very familiar. What's real? What's fake? What's satire? Now that
“What was the author trying to say?” This common question in English classes is often posed by a professor who then reveals various ideas hidden within a novel as if they were a clear, neatly ordered waiting
Assistant food editor Amelia Rampe explains why Filipino chicken adobo is the greatest recipe of all time and how to make it. You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really
Your favorite holiday just got even more crafty. For decades, dioramas have been a go-to school assignment for kids: They're expressive, they teach kids how to be resourceful, and they're a lot of fun
A family home on Australia’s Mornington Peninsula is built to blend in with its lakeside setting. Two designers restore a low-slung midcentury gem in Napa, California, by an unsung Bay Area modernist.
Her many simple, revelatory recipes made Carol Harris the leading figure of this year’s Readers’ Recipe Swap In 2015 alone, I have read around 3,000 recipes, and cooked nearly 400, every single one coming
Fall is finally here, which means it’s officially time to get ready for our fave holiday of the season — Halloween! We’re bringing out the pumpkins, garlands and other festive decorations to celebrate.
For when a store-bought wreath just won't cut it. Summer flowers aren't going to be in bloom much longer, so it's time to think about how to revamp your porch for fall. But before you place a carved pumpkin
The extra touches Hollywood closets are made of — without the extra cost. While most of us dream of a Carrie Bradshaw-esque closet (and her complete shoe collection) the size and accessories are not always
In northern New Jersey, a cramped kitchen is reborn as a welcoming space for cooking and entertaining. A formal rental apartment in Pijp, Amsterdam, previously broken up into many rooms with minimal light,
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's June 2015 issue. Built in 1942, Finn Juhl’s home remains one of the greatest masterpieces of Danish design. Designer Jennifer Siegal pushes
One of our New Year's resolutions? To read more. In Portland, Oregon, an eco-friendly home boasts sustainable design and vibrant pops of color. Behind the Dwell Magazine... After a tough, dark winter,
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