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Build yourself a hackintosh Mac Pro with this case

If you want a Mac that looks like the trashcan Mac Pro, but don’t actually want to spend the several thousand dollars it costs to <i>buy</i> a Mac Pro, the Dune Case might be for you: it’s a Mac Pro-inspired PC case for any hackintosh you care to throw into it.<p>Of course, Dune Case isn’t actually a Mac Pro. …

Articles about 8 gifts modern design lovers on Dwell.com - Dwell

Casa Da Rampa - a perfect vacation spot in Sintra, Portugal.<p>Who says traditional anniversary presents have to hew to the norm? We’ve rounded up eight unusual takes on classic gifts for your...<p>It's no surprise that the most unique mailboxes came from the bygone era of Cadillacs, colorful toasters, …

Genius System Uses Magnets To Keep Your Clothes Perfectly Folded In Cramped Closets

ThreadStax wants to make the heap of clean clothes on the bottom of your closet floor a thing of the past.<p>We all like the idea of folding clothes. Maybe we even do it, from time to time. But let’s face it: less of us than we want to admit fold clothes properly, and even fewer of us can manage to …

Articles about abstract new england lake house sinks land on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the past few decades, overdevelopment throughout New England has erased some of the region's most inspired Modernist homes.<p>On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic.<p>Inspired by a picture of a lunar lander, a naval architect perches a …

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Precision Machined for Your Pocket

4 years in the making, Pen Type-B is built to last generations! It’s not a space pen or a tactical pen or even feature-rich. It doesn’t even have a …

Articles about glowing box home japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple creates a striking modern home designed around an ancient Japanese principle.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Architect Gert Wingårdh creates a passionately outfitted vacation home for two midcentury furniture dealers on the …

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Articles about sustainable brownstone transformation brooklyn on Dwell.com - Dwell

How do you make a Brooklyn brownstone more sustainable? First, get rid of the brownstone.<p>After a total renovation, a historic home becomes a modern masterpiece while keeping its charm intact.<p>Twenty-nine years after Robert Moses’s death, the mixed legacy of New York’s über–urban planner remains …

Articles about angular beach home blends dunes surprisingly well on Dwell.com - Dwell

It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an unrealistic one because of coastal homes prices.<p>For many baby boomers, "retirement" is just a long way to spell "the end." This wasn't the case for Mike and Fiona Goodchild, a...<p>Bravo’s new show Yours, Mine or Ours challenges couples to work …

Barely-there Lighting

At just 7mm thin, the OVISO illumination collection is one of the thinnest lighting solutions available. Whether mounted on the wall or ceiling, or …

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Revolutionary Laser Razor Burns Hair Off Instead of Cutting It

The Skarp Razor wants to change how you've been shaving for the last 5,000 years with lasers. Although that prospect might sound frightening, creators Morgan Gustavsson and Paul Binun have produced a futuristic device that’s actually better for your skin than traditional shaving methods—it reduces …

The World’s Thinnest Smartphone Amplifier

Any smart smartphone user knows that placing your phones speaker near a wall will give a little boost to your tunes. The “tone” amplifier works in …

Invert Lighting by oato.

Invert is a minimalist design created by Utrecht-based designer oato. The goal of the project was to create a pendant light utilizing steel in order …

Gradient Puzzle

Artist and graphic designer Bryce Wilner's Gradient Puzzle is a feast for the eyes and a true challenge for the brain. Made using thick stock and high-quality paper, the pieces won't fall apart—no matter how many times to try to make a piece fit. This stunning meditation on color is available in …

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14 Scrumptious Summer Crock Pot Recipes

There’s seriously nothing better coming home to the sweet smell of dinner waiting for you. No, you don’t have to hire a butler to make this a reality. We’re talking crock pots, the ultimate kitchen appliance when it comes to stress-free meals. If you can chop an onion and open a few cans, you can …

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Black-stained house by Dualchas Architects completed on the coastline of a Scottish island

The four buildings that make up this house on Scotland's Isle of Skye were designed by Dualchas Architects to reference the shape and appearance of …

Coastlines

FCC Arquitectura slots family home within stone walls of dilapidated farmhouse

The white walls of this modern family home by FCC Arquitectura nestle behind the deteriorated stone facade of a former farmhouse and granary in …

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Sigurd Larsen's £95,000 Home

Berlin-based architect Sigurd Larsen has completed an 80-square-meter home for a three person family in Copenhagen for just £95,000. The single-story three-bedroom house, which is a prototype for future low-cost housing, features a rectangular floor plan, concrete base (which helps with heating and …

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Pentagram Skewers Corporate Jargon In This Hilarious Holiday Card

How do you say “happy holidays” in corporate jargon?<p>The international design firm Pentagram has a storied tradition of creating elaborate, beautifully crafted holiday cards every year. This year, the firm’s card pokes fun at the bane of many a designer’s existence–corporate jargon–with an …

“Doom” Transformed Into A Lesson On Brutalist Architecture

The classic video game was a paean to Brutalism all along!<p>Love brutalist architecture? Wish you could deathmatch in the Hubert Humphrey building, or chainsaw imps at the Breuer building? Here’s the next best thing: <i>Brutalist Doom</i>, a mod for the classic id software first-person-shooter that turns the …

Yes, Even Popsicles Are Designed Now

Nuna is a popsicle with high art aspirations. Created by architect Manu Kumar and designer Stefan Gandl, Nunas geometrical angles and gorgeous colors at least look appetizing. Attached to a “sustainable bamboo stick” and featuring flavors by chef Heiko Antoniewicz with names like N71, N51 and N65, …

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A Typeface Created Out Of Sound

Håkon Stensholt, a Norwegian designer, recently earned his master’s degree from Stockholm arts university Konstfack with a thesis exploring connections between sound and type design. With his collaborator Paulo Barcelos, Stensholt created Sound meets Type to allow users to run type through various …

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