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


The distinction between professional 
and personal life has blurred.

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Dwell on Design

Preview: Joel Turkel, Prefab Design

Ten years ago, during the very first year of Dwell, we wrote about the promises of prefab.

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Finishing Touch

7 Modern Designs Featuring Exposed Beams

Whether sleek and finished or rustic and aged there is something so romantic about exposed beams.

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Dwell on Design

From the Show Floor: Dwell Outdoor

Abuzz with visitors discovering and testing out all manner of sustainable alfresco products, Dwell Outdoor drew a huge crowd all day Saturday, with many filing in and out of a brand-new modern…

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Design 101


In the San Francisco offices of Yves Béhar’s industrial design and branding firm, the work environment 
suits the work.

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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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11 Buildings by Pritzker Winner Shigeru Ban

2014 Pritzker Prize winner Shigeru Ban’s body of work is a showcase of spatial and material innovation.

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A Great Idea

Modern Sharecropping

For every well-tended backyard garden there’s another gone to seed, and for every happy horticulturalist noodling with the begonias out front there’s a cooped-up apartment dweller anxious…


8 Modern Coffee Mugs for Design Lovers

Cold winter temperatures encourage relaxing mornings at home. With this assortment of mugs, linger over your cup of morning coffee a bit longer, or cozy up to some hot chocolate after a winter walk.


Indoor Outdoor Living: The Modern Lifestyle

The latest video in our Indoor Outdoor series with Western Windows takes us on a tour of The Cresta, a gorgeous 5,300 sq.