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7 Bookshelves We Love

These bibliophiles display their prized printed matter with serious shelf appeal and plenty of personality.
July 29, 2015
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Color Design Idea: Turquoise Accents

No matter the region or climate, turquoise is a vivacious hue to use in the home.
July 24, 2015
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5 Ways to Decorate With Leather

Whether on a classic chair or custom rug, leather adds a tactile touch to any room.
July 22, 2015
Looking out from the roof deck gives an expansive panorama of the San Francisco skyline, but a peek over the edge reveals the minimal lines of the backyard below.

5 Outdoor Fireplaces We Love

With summer in full swing, we selected five cozy fireplaces to gather around on cool evenings.
July 21, 2015
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5 Clever Solutions for Cords

Even as our favorite high-tech gizmos go wireless, many homes remain tethered to a few key electronics, namely lighting. Without cutting the cord, here are five genius ideas for concealing, organizing, and beautifying your tangle of cables.
July 16, 2015
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Instagram Account We Love: Colorful Architecture Snapshots of Cities

Matthias Heiderich (@massju), a photographer based in Hamburg, Germany, composes pastel-toned architectural snapshots that capture the sculptural, geometric side of cityscapes. The way Heiderich highlights the bend of a banister, the dizzying spiral of a parking garage ramp, or the symmetry of a facade will make you look at your own city differently.
July 11, 2015
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5 Sliding Doors and Walls That Save Tons of Space

From a bookshelf to a glass wall, these sliding solutions will have you going hinge-less.
July 9, 2015
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6 Ways to Use a Thonet Bentwood Chair

Best known for its iconic Cafe chair, Austrian furniture company Thonet—named after its founder, Michael Thonet, who began using bentwood in the 19th-century—has continued to produce sinuous yet minimal wooden seating designs for more than 150 years. Here are seven inspiring spaces that make use of the timeless pieces.
July 8, 2015
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Photo of the Week: Beautiful Hotel Made Up of Tiny Pods

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
July 7, 2015