Design Ideas

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.



Chroma at the San Francisco Ballet

Chroma at the San Francisco Ballet

Last week I caught the stunning dance Chroma at the San Francisco Ballet.
Perforated sunscreen, Syracuse, New York
A Great Idea

7 Uses of Perforated Metal

A laser cutter or water-jet cutter can add a whimsical, decorative flourish to virtually any space. Here, from Dwell's archives, are seven creative uses of perforated metal.
frank muytjens portrait

Eight Questions for Frank Muytjens

Yesterday Frank Muytjens, head designer of menswear at J. Crew, came to San Francisco and we met up down at Sam's Grill for lunch.
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How To

Dwell Home Venice: Part 13

In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in.
Modern footpath look-out point in the mountains of Norway
Finishing Touch

Stunning Photographs of the Norwegian Landscape

German photographer Ken Schluchtmann documents over 12,000 miles of Norway’s rugged landscape.
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Dwell on Design

Jeremy Levine at Dwell on Design 09

I'm very excited to announce that architect Jeremy Levine of Jeremy Levine Design will be speaking on my My House panel at Dwell on Design 09 on June 26th.
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Designer Profile: Kate Koeppel

San Francisco–based designer Kate Koeppel makes record dividers for the hyper-organized audiophile.
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How To

The Pi Table

Scrapile—Pull up a chair to one of Scrapile’s impossibly elegant dining tables and you’d never guess that the materials used to create it had once been destined for a landfill.