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  1. By the Book
    In The Modern World

    By the Book

    Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for the past fourteen years. Here she shares a few pages and...

    written by: Dwell Staff
    photos by: Tom Schierlitz
    08.17.12

  2. DP 01 Phone by Punkt.
    Product

    DP 01 Phone by Punkt.

    For many, cell phones have become the convenient mode of calling. But for the times when a landline is necessary, is your phone stuck in the rotary age? Enter the DP 01 by Jasper Morrison for Punkt...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.17.12

  3. Democratic Design: The Work of Le Van Bo
    Post

    Democratic Design: The Work of Le Van Bo

    Van Bo Le-Mentzel arrived on the shores of Germany as a young refugee from Laos. He was fascinated by Spiderman and dreamed of the day when he could help the helpless. Today, he still prefers to...

    written by: Caia Hagel
    08.17.12

  4. The Conservatorium, Amsterdam
    Hotels

    The Conservatorium, Amsterdam

    The Conservatorium is among the newest in the European crop of design hotels. Architect Piero Lissoni has added his touch to what was originally a 19th-century bank by Dutch architect Daniel...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.16.12

  5. Product Design by Femme Den
    Post

    Product Design by Femme Den

    At this point, it's virtually ingrained in the popular consciousness: “Women make up 50 percent of the population and 85 percent of purchase decisions," says Karena Cameron of Femme Den,...

    written by: Carren Jao
    08.16.12

  6. On Your Mark, Get Sett
    Interviews

    On Your Mark, Get Sett

    Austin-based modern prefab designer Kimber Reed wants you to space out.

    08.15.12

  7. Wrapqarw by To-mo-ni
    Product

    Wrapqarw by To-mo-ni

    Designer Naoto Yoshida found a new use for scrap wood from the furniture industry in Japan: an organizer to wrangle unruly cords. The clever Wrapqarw contraption ($20–$25) comes in three...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.15.12

  8. Commune Design Loves Japan
    Shops

    Commune Design Loves Japan

    Commune has good ideas. Opening Ceremony’s shop in Los Angeles? Good idea. Partnering with Heath Ceramics? Really good idea. Working with Japanese design company Landscape Products to...

    written by: Olivia Martin
    08.15.12

  9. Mud Mavens: Mud Girls Founder Jen Gobby
    Interviews

    Mud Mavens: Mud Girls Founder Jen Gobby

    Just off Canada's west coast near Vancouver is a paradise for self-sufficiency seekers. Approximately five miles wide and thirteen-and-a-half miles long, Lasqueti Island is home to poets, artists,...

    written by: Carren Jao
    08.15.12

  10. The 20 Most Popular Homes in Dwell
    House Tours

    The 20 Most Popular Homes in Dwell

    When compiling the list of the 20 most popular modern homes featured throughout Dwell's 12-year history, certain themes began to surface: small space projects, renovations, unconventional living...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.15.12

  11. Announcing the Love What You Do Contest Finalists
    Post

    Announcing the Love What You Do Contest Finalists

    The votes are in! With your help, we have selected five finalists chosen from over 900 entries. Of these five, one lucky design lover will receive a $5,000 grant from Dwell and Dyson to pursue...

    written by: Sara Ost
    08.14.12

  12. Shanty Lamp by Areaware
    Product

    Shanty Lamp by Areaware

    The brainchild of Cincinnati-born and Brooklyn-based designer Paul Loebach, Areaware's Shanty Lamp ($75) is crafted from pine and references "Shinto temples and humble wooden cabins." We...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.14.12

  13. Soren Rose
    Three Buildings

    Soren Rose

    For our latest installment of Three Buildings, we turned to Danish designer Søren Rose. His picks for this trio of inspiring buildings mines the great modernist canon while also turning up a...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    08.13.12

  14. How to Throw a Great Party in Six Steps
    Post

    How to Throw a Great Party in Six Steps

    We captured the highlights of a recent party at Laura Gabbert and Andrew Avery's Los Angeles house for our September 2012 story "American Pastoral." As evidenced in the magazine and our...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    photos by: Catherine Ledner
    08.13.12

  15. Rethinking Boston
    Event Spotlight

    Rethinking Boston

    How do you remake a city that's already been made? That's the question a group of students at the Boston Architectural College (BAC) will be tackling in a new design competition sponsored by the...

    written by: Lamar Anderson
    08.13.12

  16. Avva S+P Shakers by Teroforma
    Product

    Avva S+P Shakers by Teroforma

    Flippable, stackable, and shakeable, these tapered salt and pepper dispensers ($35) from Teroforma do it all. And when you place one atop the other (an attractive way to stow and keep the duo...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.13.12

  17. Friday Finds 08.10.12
    Week in Review

    Friday Finds 08.10.12

    In this edition of Friday Finds, we scoured the depths of the web for the best videos, photos, and products.

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.10.12

  18. 10 Smart Small Spaces
    House Tours

    10 Smart Small Spaces

    The ingenuity of architects and design-minded residents is often best showcased in designs for homes with less than ample square footage. These spatial savants found clever ways to circumvent ...

    written by: Jordan Plaut
    08.10.12

  19. Soren Tables by Refuge
    Product

    Soren Tables by Refuge

    This pair of end tables is a particular favorite from a new collection by French furniture company Refuge: sandy-stained natural oak shaped into drums, with layers subtracted from the middle.* ...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    08.09.12

  20. Party-Friendly Apartment in Toronto
    My House

    Party-Friendly Apartment in Toronto

    Dr. Kenneth Montague’s Toronto loft is both home and art gallery—and the ultimate party house, thanks to two kitchens, a rooftop deck, and no shortage of conversation pieces.

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Naomi Finlay
    08.09.12

  21. Marrakech Expressed
    Shops

    Marrakech Expressed

    33 Rue Majorelle, a new concept store specializing in housewares and clothes in Marrakech, Morocco, is pushing the nation’s centuries-old design traditions firmly into the 21st century.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    08.08.12

  22. Rossana Orlandi
    Profiles

    Rossana Orlandi

    During Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, there is one person that everyone watches: Rossana.

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    08.07.12

  23. Socks Rolled Down Tableware by Marimekko
    Product

    Socks Rolled Down Tableware by Marimekko

    Marimekko's new product line for the year includes the Socks Rolled Down series of glassware and serving pieces. The tumblers, pitchers, dishes, and bowls designed by Anu Penttinen feature a...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.07.12

  24. Rossana Orlandi on Design
    Post

    Rossana Orlandi on Design

    Come Milan design week, Spazzio Rossana Orlandi is one of the most popular galleries in which to spy new ideas. This year, editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron stopped into the former tie factory to hear...

    written by: Diana Budds
    08.06.12

  25. All in the Family
    House Tours

    All in the Family

    Young architects often design homes for their parents. But for Toronto's Julia Knezic, it was an especially intimate job: her mom Susan Farkas's new house is next to her own. When the property...

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Sean Galbraith
    08.06.12

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