Latest Articles in Outdoor

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6 Public and Private Urban Gardens We Love

From community-changing farms carved out of vacant lots to private nature getaways, these gardens prove that the concrete jungle doesn't always have to be relentless.
October 1, 2015
Chong left enough space in the 16-foot-wide backyard for a garden and comfortable dining area.

7 Small Backyards in Cities

On tight urban lots from London to Toronto, these homes make way for a blissful slice of nature.
September 30, 2015
Prefab homes and greenery at 2015 Dwell on Design LA's Outdoor area.

Monogram Modern Home and the Best from Our 2015 DODLA Outdoor Area

Explore the plants, prefabs, and outdoor furniture at 2015 DODLA's Outdoor-themed area.
September 27, 2015
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5 Additions We Love

Whether providing additional space or a stream of natural light, these recent additions breathe new life into preexisting homes.
September 22, 2015
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5 Modern Homes in Brazil

These houses prove that the simplicity of modernism pairs perfectly with Brazil's bustling urbanity as well as its lush natural environments.
September 18, 2015
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4 Unusual Saunas

As if cooking alive weren't already an odd pastime, these saunas include quirky design features, like a built-in workspace and a super ornate ceiling.
September 15, 2015
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7 Outdoor Showers We Love

Outdoor showers can easily be a simple affair: all you need is a shower head, a bit of privacy (when required), and the sky as your ceiling. Some of these homes embellish the experience while others stick to the basics.
September 15, 2015
Backyard fireplace area with a long steel-and-ipe bench and Willy Guhl Loop chairs

7 Outdoor Fireplaces and Fire Pits We Love

Fire provides a warmth of light as well as temperature; it's ideal for when the sun is setting, the air is cooling, and the night sky is rich with gloam colors. Tour 7 fireplaces and fire pits that grace these modern homes.
September 8, 2015
Rooftop courtyard with a pool in a Mexico City home

5 Green Retreats in Bustling Cities

Can't get away this Labor Day Weekend? Look to these verdant city homes for inspiration on how to escape the asphalt and concrete.
September 2, 2015