American history lives on in a family’s Tribeca, New York, loft after a renovation by a couple of enterprising architects.
Whether you're going up or going down, an artfully constructed staircase never takes you in the wrong direction. Take a look at some of our favorite examples, taken from our photo library from...
These 6 seats are as aesthetically pleasing as they are well-designed.
On the sandy shores of Fauntleroy Cove in Seattle, renowned firm Olson Kundig Architects crafts a subtle home with striking steel accents.
At the base of Echo Mountain in Phoenix, a geometric home by Wendell Burnette opens up to the surrounding desert landscape.
The swelter of summer is just about upon us—beat the heat with this roundup of swimming pools from issues past.
Inspired by a never-performed symphony he discovered in a book by avant-garde composer John Cage, architect Steven Holl has designed a masterful home and gallery in Seoul that fuses architecture...
Studio eM Design’s rammed-earth home in Corrales, New Mexico, updates the regional adobe archetype into a hallmark of sustainable design.
With an angled roof designed to resemble the surrounding cliffs, a house in Maui, Hawaii, is built to meld with the landscape.
Armed with a keen eye for design and a yen for vintage furniture shopping, Glee star Jayma Mays and actor Adam Campbell revitalize a formerly jumbled Los Angeles house.
A creative twist on the traditional shingle clads a Connecticut home.
From a prefab house in Switzerland to a remodeled apartment in the Slovak Republic, these homes make use of an often ignored building material.
We enjoyed revisiting our archives to find some of our favorite examples of modern dining rooms. Some are tiny and some are fantastical, but all are rooms that we wouldn't mind breaking bread in....
Jean-Christophe Aumas’ multihued Paris apartment houses both the highly sought artistic director and the stunning assemblage of furniture he’s brought back from his travels.
Modern-rug purveyor and witty Brit Christopher Farr chats with Dwell about 25 years in the business and doles out advice for every type of carpet buyer.
Keeping greenery in your life can prove to be a difficult task when space is limited and you reside in a jungle of the concrete variety. These six planters make gardening a little easier for green...
These seven properties show that when it comes to vacations homes, less can certainly be more.
With a wild approach, award-winning designer Margie Ruddick pushes the boundaries of landscaping.
Seeing the world through rose colored glasses is easier with these glassware sets that add modern oomph to a tabletop setting.
With slim profiles and economical materials, these wire furnishings and accessories have modern design in their DNA. Following up our small spaces story on wire furniture, here are ten more...
Some of our favorite renovation stories involve recasting period architecture into modern residences, and these seven projects give historic structures a new history to call their own.
Taking a down-to-earth, locavore approach to architecture, the firm McLeod Kredell brings modernism to the traditional region of New England.
These metallic accessories for home and garden reflect the bright light of spring.
Faced with the unique challenge of renovating the work of mid-century master, design principal Stephen Shoup of building Lab worked to replace austerity with intimacy. Adding fencing and windows,...
Parisian designer Benjamin Graindorge is self-deprecating but completely content in his chosen métier, professing that “learning is freedom.” His enlightened state derives from time spent in...