Torben Petersen

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Pumpkin-Milk Chocolate Pie with Gingersnap Crust

Behold! <i>Desserts for Every Season</i> has devised a pumpkin pie recipe that hits all the marks. Sweet, spicy, earthy, and warm, with a freshly made filling that puts it head and shoulders over your average Thanksgiving dessert.<p>Excerpted from Desserts for Every Season by Jenny McCoy (Rizzoli). Copyright …

Pumpkin Seed Brittle

16 Servings<p>Kick off the holiday sweet(s) season by sending guests home with this crunchy, easy-to-make-ahead brittle.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>1 cup sugar<p>½ cup light corn syrup<p>1 cup raw shelled pumpkin seeds (pepitas)<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>1 teaspoon kosher …

Dessert

FLOYD’S B&B – Retro Brand Identity

1950s Inspired Brand Design.<p>A branding project created by Alex Register during his Junior year at Iowa State in collaboration with Dessa Harvey and …

Graphic Design

Smartphones that learn!

As customizable as our smartphones might seem, we’re really limited to using the controls exactly how the manufacturer intends. This case-concept …

Wormworld Saga Digital Graphic Novel by Daniel Lieske

I truly admire people that go after their dreams. Seeing a personal project become reality is quite a feeling, even more when that project is pure …

London Design Festival 2013: Gift Guide

Each year the London Design Festival showcases an impressive range of design concepts coming out of Britain and beyond. Teeming with one-offs and prototypes aimed mostly at prosumers and journalists, the week-long, city-wide exhibition also includes a surprising amount of furniture, homewares, …

Gift Guides

Best of the Week: Architecture, Typography, Illustrations and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Articles about 5 striking dining spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

These visually arresting facades can't be accused of being boring.<p>With dazzling pendant fixtures, plenty of natural light, and well-designed furniture, our editor's top picks of the week feature...<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week …

Articles about 5 exterior home renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

These visually arresting facades can't be accused of being boring.<p>When you are involved in building renovations, whether a small scale domestic renovation project or a large scale industrial job...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>In this series, Sebastian …

Articles about modern lilong house renovation shanghai on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seeking a stronger connection with his adopted city, Edoardo Allegranti revamps a lilong house in China’s bustling municipality.<p>In North Vancouver, Canadian architects Scott & Scott have breathed new life into an aging mid-century home.<p>For their lakeside retreat in northwestern Michigan, Keith and …

Architecture

Sticky Notes for the Back of your iPhone

If you’re the type of person that constantly sticks little Post-Its on the back of your iPhone, this is the notepad you’ve been looking for (but …

W+W Organizer

We really like the simplicity and functionality of the W+W Organizer. Designed by Oliver Franz, it combines wood and white ceramic materials. The …

Timbre Speaker Uses Glass Bowls to Adjust the Sound

This elegant speaker design by Casey Lin takes a speaker back to a minimalist form. It might look like a pair of fruit bowls but it’s really a sound …

Smart Fork is USB Powered, App-Controlled

Eating- there’s an app for that! The HAPI Fork is a USB enabled smart fork that tracks your eating habits with an accompanying smartphone app. In …

Bizarre 3D Food iPhone Cases

Despite the knife pictured above, that’s not a pair of scallions atop an iPhone, that’s actually a 3D green onion case (by the way, “despite the …

Flowza Word Clock

It’s not as elegant as the Qlocktwo, but Flowza makes up for it with its price. Choose from one of three laser-cut faces depending on how you want it …

How To Preserve Battery Life In iOS 7

It’s been possible for a while to run some apps in the background on an iPhone and other iOS devices but with iOS 7, Apple extended that privilege to a broader range of apps. That can be good news — if you want an app downloading the latest stock prices, weather or other information, or processing …

Gummy Bear Anatomy Model: Gross Anatomy is Delicious

If you’re like me you probably just assumed that gummy bears were filled with gummy (whatever that is). And you’d be wrong. Because as you can see in …

Lamps that Use Your iPhone's Flash as a Light

This may not be the best idea in practice but conceptually it’s pretty neat- a bedside iPhone dock that looks like a lamp and uses your iPhone’s …

October 2013's Hottest Gadgets

The Way You Walk Is Tied to a Hole in Your Skull

Science & InnovationLaelaps<p>On the bottom of your skull, there is a distinctive hole. The technical name for the opening is the foramen magnum – the “great hole” that the spinal cord and other critical soft tissues run through. This bone aperture has taken on great importance in the ongoing …

21 Ways to Be a Better Leader Without Breaking a Sweat

It's not rocket science. Being a better leader starts with the little things. Here's what you need to know.<p>Let's jump right in, shall we?<p><b>1. Switch off your cell phone.</b> Go on, you can do it. Just for one meeting.<p><b>2. Look people in the eyes.</b> Practice doing it consistently.<p><b>3. Think.</b> Pick an hour in the …

Leadership

Leadership Lessons From a Dysfunctional Congress

The government shutdown shows leaders exactly how they should not behave when faced with doubters.<p>There are lessons to be learned from dysfunctional families.<p>Comparing our representatives to a dysfunctional family may be a bit flattering to Congress, but nonetheless there are some leadership …

10 DIY Staircase Designs Sure to Amaze

For centuries, staircases have taken us to new heights — literally. Whether wood or marble, painted or bare, this standard architectural feature can …

Articles about renovated house australia on Dwell.com - Dwell

In North Vancouver, Canadian architects Scott & Scott have breathed new life into an aging mid-century home.<p>For their lakeside retreat in northwestern Michigan, Keith and Mary Campbell renovated a 1970s ranch house to include a spacious...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring …

Architecture

Articles about 5 top bottom brownstone renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Aldo Cibic, Yves Behar, Kelly Wearstler, Marcel Wanders, and Johanna Grawunder discuss their earliest design memories, favorite...<p>Get ready to dive into warmer weather with these refreshing modern pools.<p>Either tucked away in the desert, nestled in the snow, or overlooking the ocean, these homes …

Los Angeles

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Design

12 Dining Rooms Where You’d Never Miss a Family Dinner

It’s true we’ve been looking at a lot of chairs and eating areas of late, but autumn makes us hungry. These dozen dining rooms are perfect for …

Interior Design