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Picture Yourself in This Clifftop Swedish Retreat Asking $1.08M

Designed by Trigueiros Architecture, this lovely minimalist retreat appears to float above the rocky cliff upon which it is perched.<p>Set atop a rocky peak in Trosa, Sweden, just about an hour south of Stockholm, this "floating" clifftop house enjoys breathtaking panoramic views of the Sörmlands …

Dining Rooms

CDLR House

Many homes attempt to blend into their surroundings but the CDLR House takes the idea one step further. Aside from its green roof and black exterior, …

Architecture

Sleek Concrete Cubes Form This Pavilion-Like Home in Israel

In Ramat HaSharon, Israel, a screen of vertical iron louvers mixes with concrete cubes to create the contemporary Pavilion House.<p>Tel Aviv architecture studio Tal Goldsmith Fish has completed a sleek family home in Ramat HaSharon that takes on the appearance of a modern pavilion, hence the …

Architecture

A Seattle Backyard Becomes a Calm Oasis For Two Book Lovers

Tucked behind a Seattle home, this beautiful backyard reading retreat of glass, timber, and tile offers an idyllic escape from city life.<p>Once rendered unusable by a thicket of overgrown plants, a Montlake backyard belonging to bookstore owners Danielle and David Hulton has been transformed into a …

Home Ownership

9 Modern Bathroom Ideas That Go Off the Beaten Path

These whimsical washrooms will inspire you to kick your modern bathroom renovation up a notch.<p>If your bathroom design is feeling lackluster, look no further for innovative design inspiration. From a converted enclosed deck to a shower that's steps away from a private garden, these unique spaces are …

Architecture

Seascape Retreat

Located on the edge of the Pacific about two hours from Christchurch, this Seascape Retreat is laid out to perfectly take advantage of the land on …

Food & Dining

A Kitchen Less Ordinary: Plain English Designs Against Type

The British brand creates a custom kitchen in London that ignores trends.<p>Kitchens have to push against preconceived notions. They must perform as …

Kitchens

Spicy Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai) Recipe

"My version of this classic Thai dish has spectacular taste even with regular basil instead of Thai or holy basil. The sauce actually acts like a …

Recipes

Crème Fraîche Galette with Heirloom Tomatoes

In the meantime, heat the oven to 425°F. Dust a work surface well with flour and roll the dough into a 12-inch round about 1/8-inch thick. Dust flour …

Baking

World Peace Cookies, the Newest Version from Dorie's Cookies: Sneak Peek

The World Peace Cookie lives up to its name: If everyone had it, peace would reign o’er the planet. I’m convinced of this.<p>The cookie has a long …

Indoor/outdoor versatility

It all started with a deck. Jim and Insu Nuzzi wanted more outdoor entertainment space for their Del Mar home, but they weren’t sure how to go about …

Home Improvement

Rotated Volumes Cleverly Maximize Space in a Tiny Shanghai Apartment

In space-strapped Shanghai, local architects look to rotating boxes and playful pops of colors to create a delightful modern home.<p>When TOWOdesign was asked to remodel a 517-square-foot apartment in the heart of Shanghai, creativity was crucial in meeting the client’s long list of programmatic …

Food & Dining

Sweet grilled corn with miso is an irresistible umami bomb

Here’s an easy way to elevate corn on the cob with hardly any extra effort: Slather it with a coating of umami-rich miso paste blended with butter, a salty kick of soy sauce and a hint of honey sweetness.<p>When the corn meets the grill, in less than 10 minutes the sweet summer staple is transformed …

Cooking

Construction Diary: Building a Forest Haven With Olson Kundig Architects (Part Two)

In the second half of his construction log, creative director Lou Maxon chronicles the building of his modern forest retreat with Olson Kundig Architects—and tells us his lessons learned.<p><i>Editor's note: In 2011, Lou Maxon chronicled the process of building the Maxon House, featured in the</i> …

Architecture

Courtyards Maximize Sunlight in This Renovated Australian Abode

Sliding panels of glass create a mesmerizing indoor/outdoor flow in this sleek addition.<p>Behind a traditional Federation facade lies the unexpected surprise of a modern, contemplative interior, thanks to a renovation from Coy Yiontis Architects in Prahran, Australia. While the team has restored the …

Architecture

Mole Poblano

Stem, seed, and devein the dried chiles, reserving 2 tsp. of the seeds. Tear all the chiles into large pieces.<p>Heat 1/4 cup of the lard or oil in a …

Recipes

Dwell's Favorite 60+ Modern Living Room Design Photos And Ideas - Dwell

Dwell's Favorite 180 Living Room Design Photos And Ideas<p>Filter<p>The modern living room is one of the busiest spots in the house. It is where family and friends alike gather to share stories, watch movies, read, and unwind. As you'll find in the projects below, there are endless ways to configure a …

Living Rooms

Studio Arthur Casas designs prefabricated home for SysHaus

Brazilian firm Studio Arthur Casas has worked with a startup to create a highly flexible, prefabricated home that avoids the "negative surprises" …

Architecture

Honey Black Pepper Chicken Wings Recipe

"Chicken wings marinated in a spicy, flavorful honey soy mixture, then deep fried."<p>Ingredients<p>8 chicken wings<p>2 red onions, minced<p>4 cloves garlic, …

Recipes

‘Chopped’ Champion Brian Riggenbach’s Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Has Taken 40 Years to Perfect

Chef <b>Brian Riggenbach</b> is perhaps best known for showcasing his skills on season 24 of the Food Network’s award-winning show <i>Chopped</i>, which he won, but …

Dessert

Lake house in Chile built with reclaimed wood melts into the forest

Just north of Chilean Patagonia, a beautiful, low-impact lake house blends into its incredible forest landscape, virtually invisible to the naked …

Architecture

Joël Robuchon's best mashed potatoes in the world – recipe

It was the recipe that made Joël Robuchon, the Michelin-starred “chef of the century” who has died aged 73, famous and everyone else fat. There are several versions, with the restaurant’s famously consisting of a 2:1 potato to butter ratio. However, the British chef Tom Aikens – who worked for …

mashed potatoes

Korean Fried Chicken

From:<p>Level: Easy<p>Total: 1 hr<br>• Active: 1 hr<p>Yield: 4 to 6 servings<p>3 pounds chicken drumsticks or split wings (tips removed)<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground …

Recipes

Top 5 Homes of the Week With Sweeping Views

From floor-to-ceiling windows to expansive glazing and endless views, these abodes will instantly make your jaw drop with mesmerization. Take a peek at the homes from the Dwell community that caught our editor's eye this week.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through</i> …

Architecture

A Rickety Gin Distillery Is Reborn Into a Bright, Award-Winning Home

A design duo strategically transform a dark, rundown distillery into their own modern abode.<p>When architect Rupert Scott and his wife, interior designer Leo Wood, first laid eyes on a London gin distillery, it was dark, dank, and not at all inviting. Yet, despite its flaws, the couple immediately …

Architecture

Laurelhurst Garden | Wittman Estes Architecture + Landscape

This large scale remodel of a midcentury modern house by Ibsen Nelson opens up the living and dining areas to take full advantage of the lush …

Architecture

Off-Grid Guest House / Anacapa

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located on one of the last remaining undeveloped coastal areas in California, this modern guest house …

Off-grid

An Old Texas Ranch Becomes a Spectacular Family Haven

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Design

Savion House

Connected by a 13-foot passage, the Savion House keeps private and public areas completely separate. The front cube contains a communal living room, …

Architecture

Indian Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Cuisine• <b><br>Indian</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Indian Indian Village Chicken Curry<p>Indian Channa MasalaOur version of this spicy, aromatic chickpea dish may not be just like Grandma's, but it sure is tasty.<p>Indian Anda Bhurji (Spicy Indian Scrambled Eggs)<p>Indian Paratha (Flaky South Asian Flatbread)How to …

Indian Recipes