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  1. 2013 New York Landscape Architects Design Awards
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    2013 New York Landscape Architects Design Awards

    Here in New York, spring has sprung at last, so there couldn’t be a more appropriate time to celebrate accomplishments in landscape architecture. A show currently running at the Center for...

    written by: Sara Carpenter
    04.16.13

  2. Product Spotlight: Carpet of Life
    Product Reviews

    Product Spotlight: Carpet of Life

    Using authentic crafting techniques handed down through generations, women from rural villages in the oasis of M’hamid El Ghizlane in the Sahara Desert transform cast-off textiles and donated...

    written by: Abigail Doan
    04.16.13

  3. Lean on Me
    Product Reviews

    Lean on Me

    No matter what your working space conditions—studio, office, home—the Higher Desk designed by Flip Sellin of Berlin-based design and architecture bureau, Coordination, is here to the rescue. When...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.16.13

  4. Q&A with MUJI Art Director Kenya Hara
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    Q&A with MUJI Art Director Kenya Hara

    If any contemporary designer embodies the stark but somehow perfect use of space and form that characterizes a certain branch of Japanese aesthetics, Kenya Hara is the man. His work ranges from...

    written by: Winifred Bird
    04.16.13

  5. Iceland DesignMarch 2013 Highlights
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    Iceland DesignMarch 2013 Highlights

    Iceland recently celebrated its biggest ever annual design festival, DesignMarch 2013. The fair featured some 150 events, ranging from fashion to furniture and architecture to food design, making...

    written by: Tiffany Orvet
    04.17.13

  6. Practice of Patronage
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    Practice of Patronage

    Last night in New York, the Museum of Arts & Design hosted a panel on the Practice of Patronage as part of an ongoing exhibition, After the Museum: The Home Front 2013. Dan Rubenstein, co-curator...

    written by: Sara Carpenter
    04.17.13

  7. Two Innovative Tea Products
    Product Reviews

    Two Innovative Tea Products

    You may have heard of the hot beverage made by steeping dry tea leaves into boiling water. Tea in all its varieties and forms—black, white, green, powdered as matcha, and more—has been a hit for...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.17.13

  8. Book Designs by Atelier Dyakova
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    Book Designs by Atelier Dyakova

    London-based Russian graphic designer Sonya Dyakova is making us rethink the notion of judging a book by its cover. After studying in San Francisco, the typography specialist moved to London to...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.18.13

  9. Product Spotlight: Baobab Coffee Table
    Product of the Day

    Product Spotlight: Baobab Coffee Table

    Inspired by Madagascar's national tree, baobab, French designer Ionna Vautrin created this atypical shaped coffee table for contemporary furniture company, Moustache.

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.19.13

  10. David Shrigley for The Thing Quarterly
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    David Shrigley for The Thing Quarterly

    Cult object-based publication, The Thing Quarterly, known for collaborations with contemporary eminent figures such as interdisciplinary artist Miranda July, film director Mike Mills, and novelist...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.19.13

  11. Graphic Designer We Love: Eiko Ojala
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    Graphic Designer We Love: Eiko Ojala

    Graphic design that looks like paper cut-outs? Check. Estonia-based illustrator and graphic designer Eiko Ojala is tricking our noggins one by one. A 'Young Illustrators Award' nominee, Ojala's...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.23.13

  12. 9 Best-Designed Hotels Worldwide
    Hotels

    9 Best-Designed Hotels Worldwide

    From Renzo Piano's Le Meridien Lingotto in Turin, Italy to Frank Lloyd Wright's Price Tower in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, check out these nine most amazing hotel designs from around the world.

    written by: Regina WB
    04.20.13

  13. 6 Modern Bikes
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    6 Modern Bikes

    Today marks the 129th anniversary of the first transcontinental journey via a penny-farthing, accomplished by the gallant Brit, Thomas Stevens. In honor, we've compiled a list of six modern...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.22.13

  14. Product Spotlight: Nourishmat
    Product of the Day

    Product Spotlight: Nourishmat

    Help spread the green with the Nourishmat modular garden system by Earth Starter! The all-in-one roll out garden blanket comes with built-in irrigation, pre-cut holes and plant spacing, 82 pre...

    04.22.13

  15. The Psychology of Seating
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    The Psychology of Seating

    At a time when everyone is talking about working from home versus working in the office (thanks, Yahoo!), does it really matter where you sit? Continuum, a global innovation and design consultancy,...

    04.23.13

  16. Crate and Barrel Launches New Utility Brand, Clean Slate
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    Crate and Barrel Launches New Utility Brand, Clean Slate

    Crate and Barrel introduces Clean Slate, their new line of well-designed cleaning and organizing products for the modern home.

    04.30.13

  17. Travel Guide: Barcelona, Spain
    Travel Reports

    Travel Guide: Barcelona, Spain

    Bubbling with an electrical energy and warmed by the Mediterranean sun, Barcelona is unsurprisingly one of Europe’s liveliest destinations. It has a world-famous soccer team and some tremendous...

    written by: Utrip
    04.26.13

  18. Product Spotlight: Sketchbooks by Makr
    Product Reviews

    Product Spotlight: Sketchbooks by Makr

    A good sketchbook journal is always by your side, ready to take any notes and documentations of all sorts. Ready to set all hearts aflutter, Florida-based Makr Carry Goods has just released their...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.23.13

  19. Dwell Green Gift Guide: Part One
    Product of the Day

    Dwell Green Gift Guide: Part One

    Mother Nature and green design enthusiasts, rejoice! April is Earth Month! From stylish, reusable food wrappings to non-toxic nail polishes, peep through to see our top green design picks. And stay...

    04.23.13

  20. Second Look: Henry Wilson
    In The Modern World

    Second Look: Henry Wilson

    With Australian designer Henry Wilson's new A-Joint Mini, a flexible joint used to connect standardized timber, it's possible to construct simple, strong furniture on a budget using wood from a...

    04.25.13

  21. Through House in Toronto, Canada
    House Tours

    Through House in Toronto, Canada

    A house from the 1880s that's narrow, small, and in terrible shape: is this the place for a great modern interior? In the hands of Toronto architect Heather Dubbeldam, it turned out to be exactly...

    written by: Alex Bozikovic
    photos by: Bob Gundu
    04.25.13

  22. Anton Alvarez
    In The Modern World

    Anton Alvarez

    Using a tool he calls the "Thread Wrapping Machine," Swedish-Chilean designer and recent Royal College of Art graduate Anton Alvarez creates furniture bound together by glue-coated thread—no screws...

    04.25.13

  23. Creative Agency We Love: Ill-Studio
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    Creative Agency We Love: Ill-Studio

    Founded in 2007 by Léonard Vernhet and Thomas Subreville, Ill-Studio is a multidisciplinary design agency based in Paris, France. Whether for personal or commission, the duo along with luminaries...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    04.25.13

  24. Design Shop We Love: The Future Perfect in SF
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    Design Shop We Love: The Future Perfect in SF

    We recently had the chance to visit Williamsburg design shop, The Future Perfect's, newest west coast outpost in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco (check out our first report here!)...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    photos by: Eujin Rhee
    04.26.13

  25. World’s Most Turkey-Shaped Building
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    World’s Most Turkey-Shaped Building

    The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000 “other” items (probably every episode of Degrassi, among other surprises...

    written by: Jason Wire
    04.27.13

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