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A Modern Bungalow in Venice Beach

A house designed to be part of the landscape is at home among the trees in Venice, California.
November 18, 2013
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Toronto's 10 Top Homes

Toronto: largest city in Canada, capital of Ontario, and seat of multiculturalism in our neighbor to the north. (It's also currently host to the most active construction cranes in North America!) Here's a primer on ten great Toronto homes from the Dwell archive.
November 15, 2013
living room in loft renovation with brick walls and shag rug

A Renovated Loft in SoHo

Confronted with an historic loft in New York's SoHo district in need of an update, architects Bronwyn Breitner and Luigi Ciaccia executed a gut renovation to introduce more natural light throughout the interior while honoring the original character of the former industrial space. Though the loft was close to 2,300 square feet, the long and narrow footprint—23 feet by 100 feet—was a challenge. "By punching holes in walls and aligning site lines with the windows, we were able to create privacy to meet the clients' needs while also providing a sense of light and expansion from the common areas," says Breitner, co-founder of the firm 590BC. We detail the design moves in the following slideshow.
November 13, 2013
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7 Homes Sporting Gorgeous Glass

Floor-to-ceiling windows? Yes, please. Flip through our gallery of gorgeous glass houses in which windows become walls.
November 11, 2013
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A Sophisticated Penthouse in Cape Town

A view-filled waterfront penthouse in Cape Town, South Africa, turns to natural elements for design inspiration.
November 9, 2013
vedbaek house attic platform bed custom designed by bjerre poulsen

8 Hygge-rific Homes in Denmark

As fall turns into winter, there's no better time to start thinking about your home's sense of hygge—that is, the spare but very cozy minimalism epitomized by Danish houses.
November 7, 2013
Venice Home: Indoor/Outdoor Living Space

360 Panoramic Tour: Venice Home

We previously featured a 19-part start to finish home design series by designer Sebastian Mariscal. Homeowner Michael Sylvester sought to maximize the modern aesthetic of his future home incorporating a design lifestyle centered on an indoor/outdoor theme. Click here to take an interactive tour of this beautiful home in a Dwell 360 panorama.
November 7, 2013
depot house guest room

8 Modern Guest Rooms

The guests are coming! The guests are coming! We love our family and friends and look forward to the time of year when everyone gets together. Here, we take a look at eight great examples of guest bedrooms and bathrooms that get it right.
November 6, 2013
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7 Prefab Prototypes

These first forays into prefab structures helped catapult some of the leading firms specializing in the construction methodology.
November 6, 2013