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Solar Paper : Paper Thin Solar Charger With Auto-Reset Technology for Stable Charging

<b>Solar Paper</b>, it’s world’s first solar charger as thin as paper that you can keep inside your note or planner. This paper thin solar chargers are …

Four emerging firms create installations for Design Biennial Boston

Four young studios have created installations for Design Biennial Boston, an event that aims to provoke more "architectural imagination" throughout …

New England

The World’s First Shoe Upper Made of Ocean Waste

adidas is taking the phrase “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure” to a whole new level. They’ve teamed up with Parley for the Oceans, an …

United Nations

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We know you’ve got one on your holiday list—that friend who will find just about any reason to have a get-together.<p>Give kids with a discerning palette what they really want this holiday—a distinctive gift that they’ll enjoy throughout the year.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty …

Articles about 6 camouflaged houses blend land on Dwell.com - Dwell

In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying...<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are …

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Articles about 7 small summer getaways on Dwell.com - Dwell

Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day gift for your special someone? Plan a trip to Palm Springs for rest and relaxation in...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's November 2015 issue.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks …

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The Hideaway Chair for Childcare Company New Shoots

The Hideaway Chair, a cozy and comforting design by Daniel Kamp and James McNab for childcare company New Shoots.<p>Daniel Kamp and James McNab of the …

Photographer Watches for Years as Stories Naturally Unfold around a Solitary "Broccoli Tree"

Since 2013, Swedish photographer Patrik Svedberg has been capturing unique shots of a single tree (which has since been dubbed <i>The Broccoli Tree</i>) and its ever-changing surroundings. “I pass this tree on my way to the studio and on May 12 I took the first photo of this tree with my broken iPhone – …

Northern Lights

Articles about 8 green beach getaways on Dwell.com - Dwell

What Makes This Property So...<p>The star of Breaking Bad opens the doors to his family’s recently completed beach house located just outside of Los Angeles.<p>Enjoy the salty air and coastal views—without having to invest your nest egg in a ground-up build.<p>Looking for a little light literature to while …

Articles about 5 idyllic island getaways on Dwell.com - Dwell

A pair of married architects put their exacting taste to work on their own family getaway in the Australian bush.<p>Enjoy the salty air and coastal views—without having to invest your nest egg in a ground-up build.<p>While my appreciation of New York’s 24-7 public transit system remains immeasurable, I …

Abandoned Fishing Village in China Reclaimed by Nature

In the mouth of the Yangtze River off the eastern coast of China, a small island holds a secret haven lost to the forces of time and nature–an abandoned fishing village swallowed by dense layers of ivy slowly creeping over every brick and path. Houtou Wan Village is located on Gouqi Island, which …

Massive Supercell Thunderstorms, Mammatus Clouds and More by Mike Mezeul II

Mike Mezeul II is a Texas-based photographer who's used to shooting everything from professional sporting events to music concerts. It's when he positions his camera up to the sky, however, that the real magic happens. The photographer isn't afraid to chase huge thunderstorms or surreal-looking …

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Wooden Spiral Staircase Has Fanning Steps Flowing Into Graceful Form

We've marveled over a number of beautiful staircases recently, and the <i>Risa</i> by Norwegian architect Tron Meyer is no different. The modern spiral staircase is made entirely from locally-sourced laminated wood that's formed into graceful, curving steps. Normally, you'd see something like this …

Does No One Else Find This Ridiculous?

Bike Grouch Alert: So it's come to this.<p>That there is Lucid Design's "Kit Bike," which, like an IKEA shelving unit, can be assembled from and …

Selling

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As the first of the Dwell edit crew down in Los Angeles for Dwell on Design, I've had a chance to cruise around a bit soaking up...<p>Highlights from the products, furniture, and lighting at Dwell on Design 2013, handpicked by Dwell editors.<p>We know you’ve got one on your holiday list—that friend who …

Mama Shelter, Paris

Frequent business travelers know far too well how difficult it can be to remain as efficient on the road as back at the office. An intermittent WiFi connection or an aggressive housekeeping regime can keep you from sending files on time or remaining focused on a conference call. These annoyances …

Solar Skin EV

The ultramodern SOLARAY projects aims to develop a sustainable vehicle for urban environments in 2050 by providing an innovative solution to reduce …

3D weaving can "reduce cost and improve structural integrity" in architecture

<b>Dezeen and MINI Frontiers:</b> RCA graduate Oluwaseyi Sosanya shows us the 3D-weaving machine he invented, which he claims could be used to create better …

Framed Textile Art from St. Frank

Photographs, paintings and posters have been the standard go-tos for sprucing up apartment walls, and now SF-based St. Frank would like to us consider another option: textiles sourced from around the world. And forget those mass-produced tapestry reproductions that friends and family bring back …

Breaking: Art Student Makes Synthetic Leaf, Solves Everything

<i>Ask your doctor if Silk Leaf is right for you</i><p>Stop the Green Dream presses. Julian Melchiorri has <i>built</i> a leaf that absorbs CO2 and sunlight and …

Engineering

Photographer Captures Her Facebook Friends in Their Homes

A photographer explores the meaning of friendship in the digital age by setting out to shoot all of her Facebook friends in their lofts, townhouses, and studios.<p>On New Year’s Eve, 2010, Maine-based photographer Tanja Hollander sat in her apartment, handwriting a letter to a friend deployed in …

5 Great Small-Space Reading Nooks

Built within the Mapledene Road house, designed by Platform 5 Architects, a glass box juts out from the structure creating a dreamy, sun-filled …

Core77 Design Awards Winner Spotlight: HALO, the Hard Hat Accessory That's Shining Light on Construction Site Safety

The numbers don't lie: In 2012, 4,628 construction workers were killed on the job from a number of hazards—falls, scaffold collapse, electric shock, …

Product Design

Small Loft in Manhattan, New York by Specht Harpman

The clever and beautifully furnished Manhattan Micro-Loft.<p>The team of Specht Harpman had to deal with a very special challenge. The renovation of …