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6 Space Saving Solutions from Japan

Architects constantly refer to Japanese design when crafting small spaces; Dwell goes straight to the source for inspiration on how to make the most out of every square foot.
June 24, 2014
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Home Bar Essentials for Any Sized Space

For those who wish to entertain but have limited space, these versatile products can help—without taking up too much room or breaking the bank.
June 24, 2014
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Minimal Home on a Narrow Plot in Japan

A Japanese architect creates multi-use miracles with a home just wider than a big rig.
June 18, 2014
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8 One-Room Wonders

Savvy homeowners prove that with clever storage and other space-saving solutions, living in a one-room apartment can be both practical and comfortable.
June 17, 2014
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8 Products for Indoor and Urban Gardening

At this point in the planting season, your friends and neighbors may already have neatly arranged rows of starter plants in their backyard, or pots on their balcony starting to sprout CSA-worthy veggies. But even if your apartment is bare thus far, that doesn’t mean there aren’t easy ways for you to get a little green in your life. Dwell found an array of products and planters perfect for urban living, small spaces, and indoor growing.
June 12, 2014
Modern kitchen and bathroom separated by storage unit room divider

6 Clever Room Dividers that Double as Storage Space

Partitioning small spaces may seem counterintuitive, but when combined with storage solutions, room dividers can make compact homes feel bigger and more multifunctional.
June 10, 2014
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7 Tiny Cabins We Love

These off-the-grid retreats are bright, cozy and minimal, perfect for summer or winter getaways.
June 9, 2014
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7 Dramatic Small Spaces

Disregard advice for using clean lines and minimal furnishing with limited square footage, these small spaces go bold and big, despite their diminutive sizes.
June 4, 2014
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A Compact Minimalist Apartment in Slovenia

Though diminutive in size, a Slovenia apartment renovation represents a dramatic results. "Our aim was to adapt this interior to the versatile, ever-changing needs of the modern customer," says architect Lidija Dragisic.
June 4, 2014