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5 Modern Kitchen Design Inspirations

From a wooden angled open space to a Parisian art director's room with an island, here is a cool quintet of kitchens we wouldn't mind cooking in. For a curated assortment of kitchenware goods, click here.
July 14, 2013

7 Design Blogs to Follow

Dwell is always on the far and near search for inspiration, but here are eight creative blogs that we keep coming back to and are sure to spark some decorating ideas in anyone at any given notice. For five more cool design blogs, click here.
July 13, 2013
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4 Striking East Coast Homes

Each of these homes incorporates some element that distinguishes it from its neighbors, and represents the success of modern design on the East Coast. Click on through to view a quartet of our favorite homes from Baltimore to Connecticut.
July 13, 2013
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Geometric Pool with a View in Phoenix

Perched on picturesque Echo Mountain in Phoenix, this Wendell Burnette-designed desert home featured from our Indoor Outdoor issue, comes with a pool that is "half terrace, half cool-water retreat...projected toward the canopy of the desert sky." Enclosed by 13-foot-high white plaster walls, light dramatically filters through the holes that bounce from the water onto the far wall. “One volume gets the city and the valley,” says Burnette, “and the pool frames nothing but sky. There’s a dialogue experientially between these two elemental volumes. They talk to each other.” The pool feels as laterally finite as the house feels spacious—but the view goes up forever.
July 12, 2013
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Five Fantastic Family Homes

At Dwell, we are strong proponents of maintaining good, adaptable design in a way fits a growing family’s needs; here are five homes that fit the bill.
July 12, 2013
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Architecture: Then and Now

These four pairs of modern dwellings and their past counterparts explore the evolution of architectural styles through the ages.
July 12, 2013
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Promo Daily: Sean Fennessy

Today's Photographer Promotional Piece We Love and Why: Sean Fennessy
July 12, 2013
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Friday Finds 07.12.13

After a two-week hiatus, we are happy to say that Friday Finds is back! We've got all sorts of eye candy for you: from charming construction barricades to a striking process-driven photography series to creative map guides, scroll down to see this week's finds.
July 12, 2013
Once a horse stable, this Chicago house first got a superficial makeover from Oprah (we wonder if Stedman likes modern) before architect Jeanne Gang of Studio Gang was called in for a more substantial renovation and a dazzlingly porous brick screen.

4 Modern American Brick Houses

Brick is a versatile material that’s made the transition from traditional building block to modern accent almost seamlessly. Sourced from the Dwell archives, click on through to see a few of our favorite brick-clad houses from Texas to Brooklyn.
July 11, 2013