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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In The Modern World

Lukas Dahlén

Inspired by traditional Swedish “fresh wood” basket weaving, Stockholm designer Lukas Dahlén creates a cabinet that is as friendly as it is refined.

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Design 101

Like a Rock

When it comes to great product design, the material is often the message. Matuse’s wetsuits prove why.

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Dwell on Design

What Do You See? With Kate Stohr of Architecture for Humanity

We've adored Architecture for Humanity's boots-on-the-ground brand of community building and do-gooder design since its inception.

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Dwell on Design

Hometta: Affordable Modern Home Plans

Mark Johnson started daydreaming last year about how residential architecture in his native Houston would be improved if developers had a pool of pre-existing plans for small and attractive modern…

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Design 101

Words You Should Know for Restaurants

Listed below are some useful words for the experienced diner.

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Design 101

The Whole House Zone

By conceptually dividing your home into zones, you can analyze each of its functions in turn.

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Dwell on Design

Faces of Freedom

South Asia is a region known for producing beautiful handmade rugs which are sold all over the world.

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How To

The Pi Table: Putting It Together

With a design in place, the block is trimmed down to size, planed, sanded, and edge-cleaned.



Design Leader: Kate Orff

Landscape architect Kate Orff marries urbanism and environmentalism, creating instances of nature among skyscrapers and concrete.