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New York duplex foyer

A Warm, Luxurious New York City Duplex with a Dramatic Catwalk

Previously a photography studio, SPAN Architecture recast this two-level space as a loft-like residence that is rich in materials. To see a
November 22, 2015
White oak facade of 325 square-foot Wisconsin Cabin

A Small Wisconsin Cabin Filled with Multifunctional Furniture

This this eco-friendly forest retreat, designed and built by father-son architectural duo Bill and Daniel Yudchitz, wasn't their first foray into small space architecture. Back in the winter of 2009/10, the Yudchitzes built this 325 square-foot retreat: the Experimental Dwelling for a Greener Environment, or simply EDGE for short.
November 21, 2015
Gransden renovation living room

A Clever Sunken Roof Fills a London Terrace House with Light

A London renovation resolves a family’s yearning for open air and greenery.
November 20, 2015
Glass walls and wood patio on midcentury Portland house painted black

6 Modern Houses in Portland

While primarily imagined as a cultural bastion, Portland is also a hub for architectural excellence.
November 20, 2015
The Fung/Blatt family enjoys the backyard of their Mount Washington home. Despite its 5,000-square-foot lot, the house is just 1,640 square feet. Michael Blatt admits, “If we could add anything to this house, it would be five walk-in closets.”

6 Bold Suburban Homes

Despite facing scrutiny from zoning boards and conservative neighbors, these homes defy the formulaic connotations of suburban architecture.
November 20, 2015
Modern kids bedroom with wooden connecting bunk beds

5 Modern Family Houses We Love

From custom bunk beds to a built-in sliding board, these modern designs are kid tested, parent approved.
November 20, 2015
Exterior of a cabin in British Columbia

7 Woodsy Retreats

Surrounded by verdant scenery, these modern houses are a lovely escape from civilization.
November 20, 2015
6 kensal green renovation ground floor

House of the Week: Clean Renovation for a Run-Down London Victorian

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
November 20, 2015
Entrance of Paley House by DYAR Architects and John Thodos in Carmel, California

A Glass Pavilion With Stunning Panoramic Views Tops This California Home

Hovering above its flat-roofed midcentury original, this transparent addition was designed for two renowned artists.
November 19, 2015