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Your Rooms We Love: Modern Countertop Inspiration

It's full steam ahead for Dwell's first-ever Your Rooms We Love competition, where we're culling photos of readers home to include in an upcoming issue. This week on Instagram, we want to see your countertops; here are eight modern Dwell counters for inspiration.
December 15, 2014
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How To Decorate with Patricia Urquiola Furnishings

Furniture designer Patricia Urquiola is known for her bright, overstuffed upholstery for the likes of B&B Italia and Moroso as well as her slightly exotic, woven outdoor pieces for brands like Kettal. Here are eight great houses that show how to incorporate Urquiola's signature modern aesthetic.
May 22, 2014
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8 Tips for the Modern Thanksgiving Table

As Thanksgiving approaches at the end of the month, we've got table settings on the brain. Here we've picked four stellar dining rooms from the Dwell archives and supplemented with product picks on how to get the looks.
November 12, 2013
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9 Tips for Loft Living

Wide open living space is hugely appealing, at least until you have to figure where to store your stuff, and how to separate the bedroom from the kitchen. Here are nine tricks gleaned from the Dwell archives.
October 18, 2013
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The DiFrancesco/Koshkarian Bedroom

San Francisco residents Lisa Koshkarian and Tom DiFrancesco worked with architect Neal Schwartz to create an airy third-floor addition to hold their master bedroom.
October 9, 2009
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Gaffney House Dining Room

For their weekend home in Sharon, Connecticut, architect Lynn Gaffney and her husband, Bill Backus, filled their natural wood "shack" with eBay finds and classic modern design pieces.
October 9, 2009
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The Hill Bathroom

When designer Barbara Hill decided to renovate her 1960s condo in Houston, Texas, she stripped the bathroom down to its bare bones and saw beauty in the blemishes.
October 9, 2009