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The 10 Best-Designed Bars in America

We've shared our favorite places to dine and unwind stateside, now Dwell has compiled the ten best-designed bars in America.
February 15, 2015
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Head to 1960s Japan via AvroKO-Designed Restaurant in Chicago's West Loop

AvroKO—the hospitality design firm with serious muscle—expands its growing empire with an inaugural project in Chicago, Momotaro. Here's Dwell's take on the one-of-a-kind restaurant interior.
February 13, 2015
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Blue Never Looked Better Than In This Modern Vancouver Restaurant

For Kin Kao, a Thai restaurant located in Vancouver, architects David and Susan Scott created a vibrant, modern interior reflecting a spirit similar to the food served.
February 13, 2015
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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.
February 10, 2015
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First-Ever Virgin Hotel Opens Stateside in Chicago

Virgin hires Rockwell Group Europe to rethink the hotel room paradigm for its entry into the hospitality field, a modern hotel in a historic building in Chicago.
February 6, 2015

Highlights from the 2015 Tokyo Gift Show

This week marks the 79th annual Tokyo International Gift Show, taking place at Tokyo Big Sight, the 1996 convention center located in the city’s Ariake district next to Tokyo Bay. We’ll be sharing highlights over the course of the fair’s three days.
February 4, 2015
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The 10 Best-Designed Hotels in America

Ranging from the very new to the more familiar, Dwell has assembled 10 of the best-designed hotels in America. Which properties do you think we missed? Tell us in the comments!
February 3, 2015
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How to Design a Memorable Pop-Up

Designed to look spontaneous, pop-up shops often obscure the enormous amount of planning that goes into creating them. For more than five years, Jaspar Jansen and Jeroen Dellensen of Amsterdam-based firm i29 Interior Architects have been designing modern yet ephemeral retail spaces. We spoke with Jansen and Dellensen about what goes into designing a great pop-up shopping experience.
January 31, 2015
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Head to Arkansas for What May Be America's Coolest Art and Design Hotel

Architect Deborah Berke designs a modern retreat in Bentonville, Arkansas, for 21c, a hotel mini-empire blending art, design, and hospitality.
January 23, 2015