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Mastering Interior Minimalism

A great mind once told me that making an effort to have less than 100 things visible in your home at any time would not only declutter your aesthetic …

Minimalism

Modern Apartment Design Focused On Flexibility And Modularity

The Levent apartment is situated in a very old building from Istanbul, Turkey. In 2016 it’s been renovated by COA Mimarlik. Its 78 square meter …

9 Ways Feng Shui Can Transform Your Bedroom

"Feng Shui Detective" Catherine Brophy shares her dos and don'ts for stress-free sleeping quarters.<p>Despite your best efforts to make your bedroom a serenity sanctuary, life often gets in the way. It's easy to let decorating goals slip away and just accept your room the way it is, but if you're …

Home Decorating

7 Easy Ways to Make Your Kitchen Look More Expensive

Whether you have culinary talents or prefer to stick to takeout, we all dream of that gorgeous kitchen. But with all of the choices and options available to you, how do you create the perfect, high-end-looking kitchen? From the materials on the floor to the lights on the ceiling, we've got some …

Kitchens

Apartment Design Idea: Transform Your Rental Kitchen With Plants

Joe and Kim's Chicago apartment is a beautiful example of what patience and collaboration can do for an apartment. If there's one room that …

Living Rooms

11 Designer Tricks That Will Make Your Ceilings Look Twice as High

It's all about the stripes, people.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with super tall ceilings, you're not alone. The good news? Interior designers have been faking high interiors for years. We asked some of our go-to pros to share their secrets so you can use them in your own home.

Home Decorating

Avalon: Contemporary Modular Home with Green Roof and Sustainable Style

Sustainable design is not always about high-tech gadgets and cutting-edge technology, and it is often intuitive and eco-friendly architecture that …

Green Roofs

Farmhouse Burkeldijk

A Belgian farmhouse from 1839 that embraces both its rich history and newly found modern context.<p>This beautiful property located in West Flanders, Belgium has an impressively rich history. Built in 1839, the buildings were used as a fort, watch point and jail house, while some brick and concrete …

Architecture

This couple spend their cold winter nights in New Zealand photographing the amazing night sky

There are few things on this earth more appealing to landscape photographers than New Zealand, the Milky Way, and Auroras. So, when I came across the …

New Zealand

What Leaders Never Do In Networking Intros (And You Shouldn't Either)

Networking can be challenging. You may not know what to say to strangers, including how to introduce yourself. To others, this can come across as being timid or that you are unsure of yourself. Do you want to demonstrate your confidence and leadership and introduce yourself like a boss? Do not do …

Employment

5 Lessons From My Startup Flop You Don't Need to Learn the Hard Way

Learning through failure is an entrepreneurial rite of passage, but don't underestimate the value of avoiding dumb mistakes you could have anticipated.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you look up quotes related to learning from one’s mistakes, you’ll end up with …

Entrepreneurship

14 Things Guests Hate When they Visit your Home

We love it when family and friends gather for dinner parties during weekends or some special occasions. Food, drink, and gossip, the fun in unlimited …

How to Nail the Pitch: 17 Storytelling Tips for Startups

In this guest post from the Rude Baguette blog, Alexis Niki, a Paris-based founder & CEO of StoryNova, outlines <b>Tyler Crowley’s</b> 17 best storytelling …

Corpo Bathroom Collection by Henry Timi

Outfit your bathroom space with Corpo Bathroom Collection and transform it into an unusual space. Corpo Bathroom Collection designed by the Italian …

Bathrooms

How Interior Paint Choices Affect Your Home's Property Value

When trying to sell a house or apartment, it takes more than a great location to seal the deal. Aesthetics matter, and even though it's just a …

Woodworking

10 Sofa Styles for Every Space

From the chaise lounge to the Chesterfield.<p>Chances are, if you're reading this, you can appreciate great design.<p>That being said, you can craft an elegant space and still get confused when you have to define the difference between a chaise lounge and a chesterfield.<p>Enter <i>Home Decor Cheat Sheets:</i> …

Valuation For Startups – 9 Methods Explained

A startup is like a box. A very special box.<p>This is a startup<p>The box has a value. The more things you put in the box, the more its value increases. …

Venture Capital

How to Make Your Home Look Expensive

Buying a room full of pricey furniture and accessories does not guarantee that it will look elegant and high-end. And styling a space on a tight budget doesn't mean that it will look cheap. Instead, achieving a rich, refined look is all about adding key pieces and using some styling tricks. Check …

Home Decorating

The majority of self-made millionaires have a similar approach to earning money

<i>“Keep all your eggs in one basket, but watch that basket closely.”</i><p><i>– Warren Buffett</i><p>This is one of Warren Buffett’s most famous quotes. It is also one …

Personal Finance

Mesmerizing Satellite Photos Show How Much We’ve Changed the Natural World

From the obsidian depths of the cosmos, the planet Earth is but a grain of blue, anchored only by the gravitational pull of the sun and sheltered …

Dwell

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Home Tours

Prime (minister's) real estate: inside Margaret Thatcher's £30m home

Exclusive: it houses the study from which she called Ronald Reagan, and has a bomb-proof door. Margaret Thatcher’s former Belgravia mansion goes on sale<p>It is certainly a property worthy of a former prime minister: a six-bedroom, six-floor townhouse on one of the most prestigious squares in …

Articles about impressive 20 foot skylight transforms jumbled chicago home on Dwell.com - Dwell

By opening up the atrium of a historic residence in Chicago, an architect shows it may take more than a first (or second) draft...<p>The desert, a wilderness of rock and hardscrabble, has had a profound impact on human culture, design and our collective...<p>A decade in the making, an unused 2.7-mile …

Architecture

Articles about tiny brooklyn studio apartment organized smart storage wall on Dwell.com - Dwell

Budapest design studio POSITION Collective employs clever storage solutions, including a wardrobe rack, modular walls, and a...<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a young family.<p>A couple takes a minimalist approach to their Brooklyn apartment, focusing …

Architecture

Articles about modern wood pavilion joins 19th century home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.<p>We've selected 25 great photos of modern homes with exposed beams.<p>The Dwell home tours in Los Angeles are an annual highlight and due to popular request, we've brought them to New York for …

Architecture

Articles about 9 epic outdoor hangouts on Dwell.com - Dwell

Lighting circumscribes a space, and therefore how we interpret ourself within that space.<p>With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>The good folks at Epic Software are building a video production studio out of old …

Prefab Homes

Articles about 15 boldly modern japanese houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design.<p>In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching the suburbs, buying...<p>In Portland, Oregon, a designer creates an open, environmentally sensitive house for a client on a …

Architecture

Articles about compact home moscow built lowest possible budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

A budget home embraces custom details fit for a family of five.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>A pair of designers in …

Palm Springs

Articles about montreal duplex transformed elegantly simple light filled home on Dwell.com - Dwell

As we neared the top of the winding, picturesque road to shoot Lauren Conrad's house in the hills, the first thought to strike us...<p>In the city's Villeray neighborhood, a cramped structure is recast as an open work-play space for a young family.<p>In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a …

Architecture

Articles about 8 impressive indoor gardens on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Madrid, Spain, Husos Architects renovate a turn-of-the-20th-century apartment for a client with dual passions: her houseplants...<p>By eliminating walls and incorporating a series of interior gardens, architect José Roberto Paredes creates an eclectic and...<p>On a once-vacant corner lot in a …

Architecture