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10 Ways to Landscape With Pavers

Fall is upon us and the branches are beginning to grow bare, so there’s no better time than now to focus on your hardscape. Here are 10 ways to incorporate pavers into the modern garden.
November 19, 2013
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7 Comfy Cozy Bedrooms

Everyone knows the hardest part about winter is getting out of bed. Here, we take a jaunt through seven of the coziest bedrooms in our archives. May we suggest enjoying this slideshow from the comfort of your own bountiful blankets.
November 18, 2013
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A Sustainable Educational Center for the Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America builds a sustainable tree house in West Virginia.
November 18, 2013
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A Compact Prefab Vacation Home

A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.
November 18, 2013
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A Modern Bungalow in Venice Beach

A house designed to be part of the landscape is at home among the trees in Venice, California.
November 18, 2013
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Dwell Home Venice: Part 22

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project from start to finish with future resident Michael Sylvester. Part 22, May 2013: Patio, Decks and Outdoor Fireplaces.
November 17, 2013
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BoConcept and Smart Team Up to Make Urban Living Easier

For years automative brand Smart and BoConcept, a Danish modern furniture retailer have been providing our industries with innovative design. Having shared their extensive experience providing solutions for urban living, Smart and BoConcept partner up to make city living a little easier by introducing the Fortwo signature style car and the Smartville collection of matching furniture and accessories.
November 17, 2013
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Geometric Housing Complex in Jerusalem

Architect Zvi Hecker explores geometric forms in three-dimensional structures, or “polyhedric architecture.”
November 17, 2013
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Week In Review: 7 Great Reads You May Have Missed

Each week delivers more than 50 original posts, articles, and interviews focused on the latest in modern design. We wouldn't want you to miss a thing, so we've pulled together our top stories of the week. Take a look and see what you might have missed.
November 15, 2013