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  1. Picture This: Warm Weather, Modern House, Big Glass Window
    Houses We Love

    Picture This: Warm Weather, Modern House, Big Glass Window

    A modern window is not just an aesthetic statement, it's a feat of engineering (there's a reason why historically, homes sport small apertures with multiple panes). Here's a look at some of the...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    02.03.15

  2. 5 Modern Takes on the Bay Window
    How To

    5 Modern Takes on the Bay Window

    The bay window can be the stuffiest of portals to the outside world, but not when the roomy floor space it creates inside is used to great effect, or when its exterior shape takes a decidedly...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    02.12.15

  3. 8 Bright Bathrooms with Skylights
    Rooms We Love

    8 Bright Bathrooms with Skylights

    Skylights are the sensible way to access natural light in the most private room in the home.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    03.25.15

  4. 7 Times Skylights Stole the Show
    Rooms We Love

    7 Times Skylights Stole the Show

    Savvy designers know that skylights are the ultimate architectural tool when it comes to bringing in natural light.

    written by: Diana Budds
    05.14.15

  5. The Siple Life
    House Tours

    The Siple Life

    A devastating accident could have made Murray Siple a bitter man. Instead, he decided to renovate a house. The result is a masterful achievement of modern design that has allowed the filmmaker to...

    written by: Amara Holstein
    photos by: Misha Gravenor
    04.27.09

  6. Two Houses Are Better Than One
    House Tours

    Two Houses Are Better Than One

    Or is one house better than two? For Santa Monica–based architect Jesse Bornstein and his family, both are true.

    written by: David A. Greene
    photos by: Catherine Ledner
    07.31.09

  7. 10 Creative Ways to Store Firewood
    Product Reviews

    10 Creative Ways to Store Firewood

    So you're fortunate enough to have a fireplace or wood-burning stove at home, but where to place fuel for the flames? Look no further than our guide on carryalls and storage for kindling.

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.04.14

  8. Balthazar Korab, 1926-2013
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    Balthazar Korab, 1926-2013

    Balthazar Korab—whose work and career we profiled in Dwell's Dec/Jan 2013 issue—passed away this week in Troy, Michigan, his hometown of many years. Korab was born in Hungary, escaped Budapest at...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    01.16.13

  9. The First LEED Gold-Certified Family Home in San Diego
    House Tours

    The First LEED Gold-Certified Family Home in San Diego

    A multi-generational home in San Diego, California, elegantly combines sustainability and luxury.

    photos by: Ye Rin Mok
    06.29.13

  10. Editor's Highlights from Dwell's First-Ever Issue Dedicated to Smart Technology
    Houses We Love

    Editor's Highlights from Dwell's First-Ever Issue Dedicated to Smart Technology

    Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's July/August 2015 issue.

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    07.25.15

  11. 8 Ways to Design A Cocktail Hour
    Food

    8 Ways to Design A Cocktail Hour

    From editor-approved tabletop vignettes to homeowners' best cocktail recipes, here's a toast to design under the influence.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    10.11.13

  12. Modern Across America: Baltimore, Maryland
    City Guide

    Modern Across America: Baltimore, Maryland

    In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching. With a slew of significant buildings by architects like Mies van der Rohe and I.M. Pei...

    06.26.14

  13. Modern Across America: Charleston, South Carolina
    City Guide

    Modern Across America: Charleston, South Carolina

    In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching. Known in part for its well-preserved architecture, Charleston is making a new name for...

    06.26.14

  14. 8 Amazing Getaway Homes
    Houses We Love

    8 Amazing Getaway Homes

    Dreaming of faraway places? Let these houses that smartly respond to their beautiful surroundings serve as your visual getaway.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    07.30.14

  15. Modern Meets Historic in Denmark
    House Tours

    Modern Meets Historic in Denmark

    This conference center, designed by the Amsterdam-based firm SeARCH, is an extension of a 14th-century Danish farm and building. Designed for Novo Nordisk a/s, the biggest insulin producer in the...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    07.25.11

  16. Vinyl Sliding
    R and D

    Vinyl Sliding

    Jack White believes the best way to introduce a new generation to the allure of albums is to bring the music to them—–in the Rolling Record Store, a custom converted delivery truck. ...

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    photos by: Jo McCaughey
    09.28.11

  17. Best Mirrors for Decorating
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    Best Mirrors for Decorating

    The use of mirrors and mirrored surfaces to add dimension and create a visual illusion of space is a tried-and-true trick of the trade in interior design. Here, we've put together eight great...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    04.02.13

  18. Week in Review: 7 Great Reads you May Have Missed
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    Week in Review: 7 Great Reads you May Have Missed

    Each week Dwell.com delivers more than 50 original posts, articles, and interviews focused on the latest in modern design. We wouldn't want you to miss a thing, so we've pulled together our top...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    04.12.13

  19. Best Norwegian Design
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    Best Norwegian Design

    Scandinavia's contribution to modern architecture and design is colossal, with Norway taking a critical role. From the modfathers of yesteryear like Pritzker-winner Sverre Fehn to the new crop of...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    04.22.13

  20. Beachfront Paradise in Corsica
    Hotels

    Beachfront Paradise in Corsica

    The new La Plage Casadelmar hotel in Corsica is inspired by the colors and textures of its waterfront setting.

    05.13.13

  21. 6 Modern Metallic Furniture and Product Designs
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    6 Modern Metallic Furniture and Product Designs

    Moving beyond brass, which we’ve seen in spades for the past several years, consider a few more metallic options: copper, nickel, and good old stainless steel.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    05.24.13

  22. Made in America: 8 Great Products from the South
    Product Reviews

    Made in America: 8 Great Products from the South

    In the following pages, we toast American ingenuity by highlighting furniture and accessories designed and fabricated across four regions of the continental United States. Check out products from...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    06.25.13

  23. 7 Birdhouses to Complement Your Modern Home
    Product Reviews

    7 Birdhouses to Complement Your Modern Home

    With warm weather comes chirping birds. Providing a home for your feathered friends will not only protect their newly hatched chicks, but can also add some decoration for your yard! Here are seven...

    written by: Claire Andreas
    07.16.13

  24. 6 Modern Soaking Tubs
    We Recommend

    6 Modern Soaking Tubs

    From a rustic, 19th-century trough clad in stainless steel to a couple’s Zen bath fronted by smooth pebbles, here are 6 modern soaking tubs designed to inspire you to find creative ways to pamper...

    written by: Erika Heet
    08.09.13

  25. 5 Modern Getaways in Chile
    Houses We Love

    5 Modern Getaways in Chile

    With its mild climate, endless surf, and amazing views of the Andes, Chile is an ideal destination for nature lovers. It also has a distinctly modern side, as evidenced by our following favorite...

    written by: Erika Heet
    09.07.13

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