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8 Homes Furnished With B&B Italia

In honor of Piero Ambrogio Busnelli, the B&B Italia founder who died on January 25, 2014, at age 87, here are eight homes from Dwell's archives where the influential Italian furniture company's whimsical, modern marvels are on loving display.
January 31, 2014
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7 Uses of Perforated Metal

A laser cutter or water-jet cutter can add a whimsical, decorative flourish to virtually any space. Here, from Dwell's archives, are seven creative uses of perforated metal.
January 27, 2014
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Old and New: Antiques in the Modern World

Who says antique furnishings have no place in a contemporary living space? Smart design can bring old and new elements together, making for modern spaces that bask in the warmth that vintage elements provide. Here, from Dwell's archives, are some homes where these elements coexist elegantly.
January 17, 2014
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7 Lounge-Friendly Furniture Pieces

The phrase on everyone's lips is "polar vortex." And it's so brutally cold outside this winter that all we can dream about is kicking back on a sofa, preferably in well-heated or downright balmy environs. Here are 7 ways to put your feet up and lounge.
January 8, 2014
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8 Ways to Design with the Arco Lamp

Second only to the Eames lounge chair and ottoman, the Arco lamp by Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni for Flos, with its super arc, is the classic go-to piece for the modern living room. Here are 8 from our pages that incorporate the piece.
January 8, 2014
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A New Year: A New Look

It's the time of year when we all tend to think of starting anew. While we may look back on the past year and appreciate it, there are no doubt some things that we might want to change a bit. Giving your home a facelift can do wonders for starting the new year off on the right note and we are here to help. Freshen up your space with beautiful and inspiring new designs from the Dwell Store.
January 2, 2014
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8 Ways to Make a Modern Vignette

You may have heard the maxim "God is in the details"—and it's especially true when it comes to arranging your stuff. (Remember: There's a difference between an artful display and a hoarder-style collection!) Here are eight rooms that do justice to the modern vignette.
January 2, 2014

7 Modern Wreaths to Welcome Your Guests

In olden times, during the cold December darkness of Eastern Europe, people gathered wreaths of evergreen and lit fires as signs of hope in a coming spring and renewed light. We continue this tradition today albeit with a modern flare, so we've gathered some of our favorite wreaths to help you welcome your guests this holiday season.
December 18, 2013
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7 Minimalist Living Rooms

Uncluttered and pared back to the fewest of items, these seven living rooms make minimalism shine.
December 18, 2013