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  1. Sliding Shelves Transform This Tiny Home Into Countless Configurations
    Houses We Love

    Sliding Shelves Transform This Tiny Home Into Countless Configurations

    Madrid-based firm PKMN dreamed up this flexible concept for a client with a tiny home north of the city. Made up of three flexible shelving units on track system, the All I Own House can be...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.05.14

  2. 8 Modern Odes to Wood
    Houses We Love

    8 Modern Odes to Wood

    Wood is a common flooring or furniture choice, but these modern projects express a deep appreciation for the material, putting it to use on walls, ceilings, and beyond.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.06.14

  3. Inexpensive and Durable Material We Love: Laminates
    Product Reviews

    Inexpensive and Durable Material We Love: Laminates

    With materials, one must often make tradeoffs among looks, maintenance, price, and functionality (we’re talking about you, marble). Laminates, on the other hand, are a highly durable solution at a...

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.06.14

  4. Mirrors for the Modern Home
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    Mirrors for the Modern Home

    Known to make a space feel larger, mirrors are playful accent pieces in modern interiors. Here are a few of our favorite uses of mirrored surfaces.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.06.14

  5. Join Dwell and Volvo in a Conversation about the Future of Los Angeles
    Event Spotlight

    Join Dwell and Volvo in a Conversation about the Future of Los Angeles

    Dwell and Volvo host an exploration of how design and technology keep Los Angeles at pace with the modern global landscape.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.06.14

  6. Creative Proposals for New Teaching Facility at the Brooklyn Navy Yard
    A Great Idea

    Creative Proposals for New Teaching Facility at the Brooklyn Navy Yard

    A design competition drew submissions for a new teaching facility, dubbed the ONE Lab, at the Brooklyn Navy Yard's renovated Building 128. The building is among a series of structures dedicated to...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.07.14

  7. We'd Fancy a Stay in One of These Modern Guest Rooms
    Rooms We Love

    We'd Fancy a Stay in One of These Modern Guest Rooms

    The modern-day interpretation of "guest room" is often a pull-out couch; these spaces go above and beyond with truly inviting suites for visitors.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.07.14

  8. Clever Concept Tackles Movement Toward Smaller Kitchens
    In The Modern World

    Clever Concept Tackles Movement Toward Smaller Kitchens

    A modular culinary concept addresses the mass movement toward small-space living.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.07.14

  9. 7 Modern Benches for Indoors or Outdoors
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    7 Modern Benches for Indoors or Outdoors

    Whether a backyard picnic table or a hallway perch, benches make for an easy, modern seating option.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.09.14

  10. Modern Staircase Inspiration
    Rooms We Love

    Modern Staircase Inspiration

    From solid wood to industrial steel, these modern staircases are more than just a way to get from one part of the house to another.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.10.14

  11. 6 Kitchen Appliances to Invest In Now
    Product Reviews

    6 Kitchen Appliances to Invest In Now

    Brew the perfect cup of joe, add counter appeal, and discover a growing trend in cooking methods with the new appliances in our roundup.

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.10.14

  12. Living Simply on a Lush Australian Estate
    Houses We Love

    Living Simply on a Lush Australian Estate

    A family home on Australia’s Mornington Peninsula is built to blend in with its lakeside setting.

    written by: Georgie Bean
    photos by: Shannon McGrath
    11.10.14

  13. The Ultimate Ride: VIP Helicopter with Plush Interior
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    The Ultimate Ride: VIP Helicopter with Plush Interior

    Italian and Singaporean design team Lanzavecchia + Wai dreamed up a luxury ride for helicopter manufacturer AgustaWestland. Featuring a light palette, plush leather seats, and LED lights, the...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.11.14

  14. How Technology Can Improve the Lives of Older Adults
    In The Modern World

    How Technology Can Improve the Lives of Older Adults

    Joseph Coughlin, the founder and director of MIT’s AgeLab, shares his insights on aging in place.

    11.11.14

  15. Institute for Public Architecture's 2nd Annual Fall Fête
    Event Spotlight

    Institute for Public Architecture's 2nd Annual Fall Fête

    The Institute for Public Architecture hosts an evening honoring two thought leaders at the Brooklyn Historical Society.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.11.14

  16. Highly Flexible House Designed for a Musician on a Budget
    House Tours

    Highly Flexible House Designed for a Musician on a Budget

    In Kansas City, an architecture studio designs an adaptable house for a musician on a budget.

    written by: Georgina Gustin
    photos by: Narayan Mahon
    11.12.14

  17. Spotlight on Faucets: Six Modern Fixtures We Love
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    Spotlight on Faucets: Six Modern Fixtures We Love

    Though a comparatively small design detail, a modern faucet is crucial to helping continue a design scheme that's been established in a kitchen or bathroom. Click through the slideshow to see a few...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.12.14

  18. Quirky Midcentury Modern Gem in Napa Gets Stunning Transformation
    Renovation

    Quirky Midcentury Modern Gem in Napa Gets Stunning Transformation

    Two designers restore a low-slung midcentury gem in Napa, California, by an unsung Bay Area modernist.

    written by: Eviana Hartman
    photos by: Joe Pugliese
    11.12.14

  19. Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Mini Modernist
    Gift Guides

    Holiday Gift Guide 2014: Mini Modernist

    Jump start a child's design education with a savvy gift—from a smart game to a playful lamp—this holiday season.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.13.14

  20. G-Star RAW Adapts Jean Prouvé Designs for Streamlined Office Collection
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    G-Star RAW Adapts Jean Prouvé Designs for Streamlined Office Collection

    Following its first collection, Prouvé RAW—a collaboration between fashion brand G-Star RAW and Vitra—presents a new take on classic Jean Prouvé designs with an office line. Featuring Prouvé's...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.13.14

  21. 6 Impressive Urban Renovations
    Houses We Love

    6 Impressive Urban Renovations

    Renovating in dense urban zones comes with its challenges: little space to work with, strict building codes, and neighbors with strong opinions, to name a few. These renovations in cities were able...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.14.14

  22. Spruce Up Your Kitchen and Bathroom with These High-Tech Fixtures
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    Spruce Up Your Kitchen and Bathroom with These High-Tech Fixtures

    From hands-free flushing to auto-fill tubs and appliances connected to the Internet, the latest fleet of gadgets and gizmos will make your kitchen and bathroom state of the art.

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.14.14

  23. Facade Focus: 5 Stucco Homes
    Houses We Love

    Facade Focus: 5 Stucco Homes

    Stucco is an environmentally sensitive facade choice that helps naturally insulate a home. These modern houses put the material to good use.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.14.14

  24. Improving Lives Through Accessible Design
    A Great Idea

    Improving Lives Through Accessible Design

    Industry leaders gather in Boston to brainstorm human-centric solutions.

    11.14.14

  25. Daniel Libeskind Designs Table for Marina Abramovic Exercise
    A Great Idea

    Daniel Libeskind Designs Table for Marina Abramovic Exercise

    A limited-edition table released by Moroso brings together the high art and design worlds. Designed by Daniel Libeskind, the 'Counting the Rice' table is an embodiment of an exercise staged by the...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    11.17.14

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