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A Los Angeles Store That Offers Modern Classics and Locally Made Goods

Designer Alison Koch recently opened Outfit Home in Hollywood, a brick-and-mortar retail extension of her design firm, featuring vintage pieces and unique accessories “locally made by friends, and not carried at other stores in Los Angeles.”
June 18, 2015
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The 10 Best-Designed Coffee Shops in San Francisco

The San Francisco coffee scene is as eclectic and diverse as the city itself. From modern new outcrops to adaptive reuse projects, San Franciscans celebrate the simple pleasure of drinking good coffee in interesting spaces.
April 18, 2015
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5 Design Shops We Love in Los Angeles

Selling everything from graphic tees to modern outdoor furnishings, Los Angeles is packed full of great design shops we love.
April 17, 2015
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All the Cacti You Could Ever Need at a Shop in Los Angeles

When it comes to impressive indoor gardens, certain plants are having their moment in the spotlight (we're looking at you, succulents, tillandsias, and fiddle leaf fig trees). The new Los Angeles shop Cactus Store has tapped into the—you guessed it—cactus trend, with rare and hard-to-find specimens on offer. Manged by Johnny Morera and owned by Help LTD., the 350-square-foot Echo Park storefront is a destination for those seeking a sharp addition to their homes.
January 21, 2015
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A Modern Patisserie in Montreal

Atelier Moderno and Anne Sophie Goneau collaborate on an elegant backdrop for the A La Folie's delectable creations.
January 15, 2015
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Starbucks Unveils Giant Roastery for Small-Batch Coffee in Seattle

Blocks away from its original store, Starbucks unveils a 15,000-square-foot facility dedicated to roasting and tasting small-batch beans.
December 12, 2014

Fuel Up at These Super Charming Coffee Shops

Here at Dwell, we're always on the lookout for coffee shops that are as passionate about design as java. Drawn from our archives, these are six delightful cafés where you can relax and recharge.
December 3, 2014
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A Coffee Shop Made With Shipping Containers in South Africa

Earthworld Architects & Interiors, based in Pretoria, the South African capital, was hired to design a coffee shop for the Foghound Interactive Coffee Company outside Johannesburg with used shipping containers. The 3,165-square-foot shop, which includes a showroom for the company's coffee machines, was completed in July 2014.
December 2, 2014
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A New Modern Showroom Opens in Los Angeles

From the owner of the city's Minotti showroom comes Mass Beverly, a full-service design destination.
November 21, 2014