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Perfect High-Low Mix for a Remodeled Modernist Apartment on the Sea

French designer Florence Deau coaxes a modernist city planning office into a beachside pied-à-terre.
January 19, 2015
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Amazing Garden Oasis in São Paulo Born from a Five-Year Search and Renovation

A pair of architects help a client carve out an oasis of calm amid São Paulo’s bustle.
January 17, 2015
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6 Trivets for Your Modern Table

Because you need a $100 trivet to protect your Craigslist dining table, we've rounded up 6 of our favorite options.
January 15, 2015
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A Historic Sydney Harbor House Gets a Bright Refresh

This 100-year-old house, located in the upscale Sydney suburb of Mosman, features a stunning vista but had been plagued by a dark and disorganized interior, the result of multiple renovations over the decades. The clients, a family of five, approached Sydney and New York-based firm Burley Katon Halliday with a tight budget to bring light and views of the harbor into the interior. The architects brought new clarity to the house by implementing a more open and sensitive room plan.
January 7, 2015
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Japanese Home Among the Trees Uses Bookshelves and Glass for Walls

An established Japanese architecture firm with a yen for porous, indoor-outdoor living spaces crafts a hilltop perch for a young family and the surrounding wildlife.
December 30, 2014
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Energy-Efficient Prefab Responds to Seattle Climate

In Seattle, the Aurora Greenfab 2100 Series by Hybrid Architects achieves energy efficiency in a modular, compact frame. With an open floor plan, automatic sliding doors, and a rooftop deck, the home makes for a comfortable family home that leaves a light footprint. Read more about the project on
November 21, 2014
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7 Steps to a Party-Ready Modern Home

To coincide with our gift guide featuring modern gifts for the consummate host, we've rounded up a few crucial tips for entertaining at home from Dwell residents past.
November 19, 2014
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Living Simply on a Lush Australian Estate

A family home on Australia’s Mornington Peninsula is built to blend in with its lakeside setting.
November 10, 2014
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10 Inspired Dining Rooms

Ah, the holiday season—a time for warm spirits, an endless stream of guests, and to put your entertaining skills to the test. If you're hosting the big meal this year and have decided to upgrade from your ramshackle table and mismatched chairs, here are a handful of dining rooms for design inspiration. Will good furniture make the spread taste better? Debatable. But it might make guests more inclined to forgive your overcooked bird if that misfortune befalls you.
November 5, 2014