Design Ideas

The floating 3.5 inch diameter OM/One speaker.
Product Reviews

Wireless Speaker That Levitates

In a marketplace crowded with wireless speakers, the Om/One has a design edge that makes it stand out.




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Design 101

An Introduction to Contractors

Architect-author, Dan Maginn of El Dorado Inc., in Kansas City, Missouri, gives us the inside track on one of his favorite subjects: contractors.

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Dwell on Design NY: Day Two in Instagrams

See highlights from the second day of Dwell on Design NY via Instagram.

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How To

How To: Decorating with Posters

Poster art is often one of the most effective and affordable ways to inject creativity into a space. Following up on our roundup of graphic art, here are homes that master poster decorating.

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She's No Dummy

As Volvo crash-test engineer Laura Thackray knows, dummies—even virtual ones—can teach us a thing or two about safety.

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Dwell on Design


Yakitate, or "freshly-baked" in Japanese, is an accurate description of the piping hot talent curated by the online design magazine designboom for this year's Dwell on Design.

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Education by Design

Magnet schools are nothing new to the arts and sciences, but Miami's DASH looks to give high schoolers a head start in design.

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Designer Spotlight: Black Creek Mercantile & Trading Co.

Dwell chats with Joshua Vogel, the carpenter-craftsman behind the lovely, hand-turned kitchenware and sculptural pieces from Black Creek Mercantile & Trading Co.

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A Great Idea

Winner: Color Me Impressed, Round 1

Join us in congratulating Cara Veeder for her submission, Josef Albers' Dinner Party! Designer's Statement:



Kyle Blue Discusses Design at Dwell with Arkitip

Our very own design director Kyle Blue recently took Arkitip around the Dwell office for a peek at the insid