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Jessica Helgerson Brooklyn brownstone dining room Benjamin Moore red turquoise paint

7 Ways to Design with Turquoise

Cheerful and aquatic, turquoise can be a powerful tool in the interior designer's palette. Whether it's a small accent or a strong statement, these seven modern homes have unique approaches to this playful hue.
November 19, 2015
Stained plywood base of Brisbane home by O'Neill Architects.

Surprisingly Spacious Home Fits on a Narrow Plot

A couple’s nearly 2,800-square-foot property was once adjacent an alleyway.
November 17, 2015
Cedar facade of eco-friendly prefab Paris home by Djuric Tardio Architectes

Explore the Striking Eco-Friendly Prefab Homes of Djuric Tardio Architectes

Known for getting modern homes past Paris' restrictive zoning laws, French architecture firm Djuric Tardio Architectes' prefab designs are efficiently and expediently assembled on site—in one case, in as little as two weeks. While Dwell's December/January 2016 issue explores one of their most recent projects, we've gathered a selection of their designs here.
November 14, 2015
Facade of Hawaii renovation by Fritz Johnson Architect

A Hawaiian Renovation that Blends European Modernist and American Midcentury Styles

White walls, splashes of color, and vintage furniture are a winning recipe for this Hawaiian remodel.
November 14, 2015
Dougal James-Robertson explains that with all the glass doors open, the couple is “fully in touch with whatever’s happening naturally.” Contrary to what the image here portrays, this is not always a good thing, as the weather can pack a wallop with intens

10 Striking Designs for Indoor-Outdoor Living

From a wide-open retreat in the desert to a sculptural Norwegian cabin, these ten dwellings blur the line between indoor and outdoor and put residents in touch with nature.
November 11, 2015
Stained Cedar and Benjamin Moore Glacier White facade of Seattle home by JW Architects

A Family Starts Fresh at a Seattle Home with Stunning Lakeside Views

Locally sourced materials create a thoroughly Pacific Northwestern home for a newly-arrived East Coast family.
November 8, 2015
Christian and Jack play chess by the fireplace - the centerpiece of the living room and which the Arnolds use daily during the winter. The hearth is made of large slabs 
of limestone, which Christian cut himself, intentionally leaving imperfections on the

6 Modern Homes with Limestone Designs

Not only is limestone an abundantly available material, but it also makes a stately addition to most any home.
November 3, 2015
B&B Italia furniture in Boston renovation by Ruhl Walker Architects

A Richly-Crafted and Spacious Boston Apartment Renovation

Ruhl Walker Architects designed custom furniture and a new, luminous atrium for a 3,100 square foot city dwelling that can now host its resident's large social gatherings.
November 1, 2015
modern church connecticut

6 Homes Featuring Luminous Chandeliers

The best chandeliers brighten a space both literally and aesthetically.
October 30, 2015