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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Renovation Tips from American Dream Builders' Nate Berkus

In addition to designing spaces and collections (like this one for Target), Nate Berkus hosts the NBC reality design competition series, American Dream Builders, which airs its two-hour season finale…

Dwell on Design

CMG Landscape Architecture

CMG Landscape Architecture is one of the coolest firms working in San Francisco today.

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How To

Ben Solemani on How to Shop for a Rug

Los Angeles-based rug designer Ben Solemani talks us through the do's and don'ts of floor coverings.

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A Great Idea

7 Creative Uses of Mosaic Tile

Whether in the shower, on a kitchen wall, or simply on the backsplash above the cooktop, mosaic tile can lend both a dash of color and a light personal touch to a space with relatively little fuss.

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A Great Idea

7 Creative Wallcoverings

An aptly placed pattern does a modern interior good. Spy seven of our favorite wallcoverings in the following slideshow.

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Get to Know: Dieter Rams

German industrial designer Dieter Rams is a legend, and for good reason, thanks to his rational, less-is-more philosophy on design.

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How To

Blu's Unfolding Prefab

In our December/January issue, Prefab Perfected, we offer a shopper's guide to the best of American prefabricated architecture.

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A Great Idea

Exploded View

There is so much rolled up in a building—form, function, historical reference, materials, craftsmanship—that developing a comprehensive opinion on its design can be daunting.



Coming Home

Famed photographer Bruce Weber branches out into the world of video with this fun-filled romp for Dedon's new outdoor collection.