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Our 10 Favorite Headlines

Here at Dwell, we love a good pun. In fact, we save some of the best for headlines that run in our print issues. Check newsstands to see the latest and see 10 of our favorites from the archives after the jump. Did we miss the one you liked most? Sound off in the comments section below.
November 2, 2013
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Mod-Inspired Home Furnishings

The 1960s mod subculture which revolved around mopeds, modern jazz and dandy fashion has grown to influence the design world in countless ways. Here are only a few home furnishings out of the many that are influenced by this unforgettable era.
November 1, 2013
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They Were All Yellow: Modern Home Accessories

Whether it’s butter, canary, neon, or lemon, inject some color into your home with these yellow furnishings.
November 1, 2013
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Week in Review: 7 Great Stories 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 1, 2013
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Hail Cedar: 7 Houses that Make Use of Cedar Wood

One of the most ubiquitous materials in projects featured in our pages is cedar—a tree species that's found all around the globe. Spy seven projects that deftly use wood in the following slideshow.
November 1, 2013
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9 Striking Modern White Facades

If you’re the blaming type, you might fault Le Corbusier for making the white facade so utterly irresistible. Here are 9 that could cause you to rethink your shade when the next need for an exterior coat rolls around.
November 1, 2013
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A Sophisticated Renovation in Montreal

A simple space becomes sophisticated with a single ornate gesture.
November 1, 2013
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7 Modern Baking Displays

The only thing better than a delicious treat is a delicious treat that looks great. Decorate your dining room tabletop while satisfying your appetite with these modern designs.
November 1, 2013
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The Modern Chandelier

When it comes to lighting there are so many ways to go but if you want to add a bit of drama and really elevate your interior design to the next level we think there is nothing like a chandelier. Get some inspiration from these seven homeowners who have ditched the stuffy old-fashioned crystal chandelier and gone with something unique and modern.
October 31, 2013