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Trend Spotting: Bare Bulbs

Lately we've noticed a resurgent love affair with the lightbulb. Whether it's unique shades acting as a glowing showcase or the bare bulbs themselves, we dig this look. Here, we've pulled together nine of our current favorites that really let their light shine.
March 28, 2013
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Glass Act

March 25, 2013
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Best in Glass

From a tiny transparent retreat on San Juan Island in Puget Sound to a cozy cottage nestled north of Drag Lake, these five residences demonstrate the myriad ways in which glass can enhance the modern home.
March 25, 2013

Only the Esque

March 21, 2013
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A Corbusier-Inspired Parisian Home

An American architect in Paris experiments with Corbusian perceptions of interior and exterior space.
March 4, 2013
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5 Top Picks for Sliding Door Hardware

At Dwell, we're always exploring ideas for making the most of mixed-use spaces with clever modifications. Installing sliding doors can make the most of any space with versatile and affordable style. Check out our five top picks for quality sliding door hardware.
February 27, 2013
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The First IPA-Specific Beer Glass

One of the oldest glassmakers of the world, Amberg, Germany-based Spiegelau will be releasing the first IPA-specific beer glass April 2013. A collaboration between Spiegelau, Dogfish Head, and Sierra Nevada, the glass was formulated through extensive taste testing, designs, and re-designs to create a product that captures IPA flavor notes and aromas. According to the company, beer performs better and quite simply tastes better (colder, fizzier, and with more pronounced aromatics) in the proper glassware. Just like with wine, various shapes will complement a brew. As we draw near the weekend and begin to crave a cold one, Dwell sits down with Matt Rutkowski, Vice President of Spiegelau to learn more.
February 7, 2013
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An Affordable High-Design Vacation Home in Mexico

By pooling their resources and giving their architect complete creative control, two busy Mexico City–based brothers built a high-design vacation home for just $70 per square foot.
January 29, 2013
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Building on a Shoestring in Singapore

Building on a shoestring is no mean feat in Singapore, especially when your home calls for a multilayered facade. Chang Architects, however, were more than up to the challenge.
January 10, 2013