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  1. 6 Savvy Uses for Reclaimed Wood
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    6 Savvy Uses for Reclaimed Wood

    Designing with reclaimed wood is a smart way to save and go green, not to mention add a little rustic charm to your abode. Here are six examples of salvaged wood in the modern home.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    02.12.15

  2. 5 Inspired Approaches to Kitchen Storage
    Rooms We Love

    5 Inspired Approaches to Kitchen Storage

    Dwell's current Photo of the Week, which showcases rows of colorfully arranged Mason jars, reminded us there's an art even to kitchen storage. Here are few more inspired pantries.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    02.12.15

  3. You Won't Believe the Cozy Home Inside This Converted Grain Silo
    Houses We Love

    You Won't Believe the Cozy Home Inside This Converted Grain Silo

    Architect Christoph Kaiser turned a dismantled grain silo, purchased online from a Kansas farmer, into a cozy studio in Phoenix, Arizona. The 190-square-foot space is outfitted with a highly...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.12.15

  4. This Smart Standing Desk Will Make Your Work Day Healthier
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    This Smart Standing Desk Will Make Your Work Day Healthier

    By now we've all been told of the negative impacts of sedentary office jobs. Some have gone so far as to call sitting the new smoking. Ergonomics experts recommend standing for 15 minutes every...

    written by: Diana Budds
    02.12.15

  5. Desert Cool: 10 Must-See Events at Palm Springs Modernism Week
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    Desert Cool: 10 Must-See Events at Palm Springs Modernism Week

    Today marks the beginning of Palm Springs Modernism Week, a 10-day celebration of the people and places that made the desert hideaway a hotbed of modern chic. Dwell shares our favorites.

    written by: Erika Heet
    02.12.15

  6. 10 Reasons to Love Austin, Texas
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    10 Reasons to Love Austin, Texas

    Our architecture and design picks from the Texas capital possess just the right amount of weird.

    written by: Erika Heet
    02.11.15

  7. Who Knew Cuckoo Clocks Could Be Cool?
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    Who Knew Cuckoo Clocks Could Be Cool?

    An exhibition at the UQAM Centre de Design in Montreal, on view February 19-April 12, 2015, asks students and emerging designers to reinterpret the Swiss cuckoo clock. Here are a few of the clever...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.11.15

  8. An LED Light Display Takes Over an Avenue in Quebec City
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    An LED Light Display Takes Over an Avenue in Quebec City

    Lampshades by Lightemotion lend a cozy feel to the streetscape while celebrating Quebec's artistic heritage.

    written by: William Lamb
    02.11.15

  9. Lighting the Way: 5 Spaces that Sport Sculptural Illumination
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    Lighting the Way: 5 Spaces that Sport Sculptural Illumination

    Think of a pendant light or wall sconce as jewelry for your house—functional bling, if you will.

    written by: Diana Budds
    02.11.15

  10. Architecture Like You've Never Seen It Via Reimagined British Postmodernism
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    Architecture Like You've Never Seen It Via Reimagined British Postmodernism

    The "merry pranksters" of British design, FAT Architecture, called it quits after 20 glorious years of eye-popping Postmodernism. Now, co-founder Sam Jacob asks graduate students at Yale University...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    02.11.15

  11. Peaceful Bungalow Makes for a Dream Retirement Home
    Houses We Love

    Peaceful Bungalow Makes for a Dream Retirement Home

    Architect Michael Klauser created an ideal setting for one Austrian couple to quietly live out their days.

    written by: Laura C. Mallonee
    02.11.15

  12. The Brightly Colored World of Designers Scholten & Baijings
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    The Brightly Colored World of Designers Scholten & Baijings

    The reigning couple of color has made an indelibly saturated mark on the furniture scene of today. Here, a look at a new monograph on their work by Phaidon.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    02.11.15

  13. Calling All Brooklyn Makers: Apply for BKLYN DESIGNS 2015
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    Calling All Brooklyn Makers: Apply for BKLYN DESIGNS 2015

    May's show will gather the borough's finest in a new location in Greenpoint.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.11.15

  14. A Frank Lloyd Wright Gem in Los Angeles Reopens to the Public
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    A Frank Lloyd Wright Gem in Los Angeles Reopens to the Public

    This weekend, Angelenos will have a rare chance to attend tours—at night!—at the famed architect’s iconic Hollyhock House.

    written by: Erika Heet
    02.10.15

  15. Eight Daring Designs in Mexico City
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    Eight Daring Designs in Mexico City

    Mexico's capital is known for being a congested, vivacious metropolis, but it is also coming into its own as a locus of first-rate design and architecture.

    written by: William Lamb
    02.10.15

  16. Modernize Your Life With 6 New Items from Alessi
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    Modernize Your Life With 6 New Items from Alessi

    Alessi—the celebrated Italian manufacturer of watches, tableware, kitchen accessories, and more—debuted a handful of stylish new products that will help you live la dolce vita.

    written by: Diana Budds
    02.10.15

  17. 8 Modern Coffee Mugs for Design Lovers
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    8 Modern Coffee Mugs for Design Lovers

    Cold winter temperatures encourage relaxing mornings at home. With this assortment of mugs, linger over your cup of morning coffee a bit longer, or cozy up to some hot chocolate after a winter walk...

    written by: Marianne Colahan
    02.10.15

  18. Bold Modernist Architecture Across Africa
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    Bold Modernist Architecture Across Africa

    An exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum explores the modernist architecture that emerged in Central and Sub-Saharan Africa in the 60s. As many countries gained their independence, they began to...

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.10.15

  19. The World's First Carbon-Positive Prefab House
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    The World's First Carbon-Positive Prefab House

    Australian firm Archiblox has designed the world's first carbon-positive prefab. We take a tour of the space, which is currently on view in Melbourne's City Square.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.10.15

  20. A Minimal, Metal-Clad Montreal House With A Hidden Courtyard
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    A Minimal, Metal-Clad Montreal House With A Hidden Courtyard

    Architect Thomas Balaban creates a secret outdoor oasis within a Montreal house.

    written by: Diana Budds
    photos by: Adrien Williams
    02.10.15

  21. The 10 Best-Designed Restaurants in America
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    The 10 Best-Designed Restaurants in America

    At Dwell we're obsessed with eateries that treat their decor as carefully as their prix fixes. From Philadelphia to Palm Springs, these ten tantalizing restaurant designs are a feast for the eye.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    02.10.15

  22. Going Green: 11 Ways to Design with Plants
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    Going Green: 11 Ways to Design with Plants

    We’re noticing a renewed focus on verdant interiors, incorporating everything from living walls to 1970s-style atria. Here are some favorites from our pages.

    written by: Erika Heet
    02.09.15

  23. House of the Week: Glass House with Unique Roofline
    Houses We Love

    House of the Week: Glass House with Unique Roofline

    Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.09.15

  24. Photo of the Week: Jars on Jars on Jars
    Rooms We Love

    Photo of the Week: Jars on Jars on Jars

    Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    02.09.15

  25. A Transformative Attic Renovation in Montreal
    Rooms We Love

    A Transformative Attic Renovation in Montreal

    Removing a sloping ceiling adds five feet of headroom to this brightened live-work space.

    written by: William Lamb
    photos by: Steve Montpetit
    02.09.15

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