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Structured Fun: Modern Playhouses We Love

From a prefab tree house to a converted dairy, these six structures serve one purpose and one purpose only: as places to play.
August 5, 2014
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Dwell Recommends: Storm King Art Center

Storm King Art Center offers two new reasons to visit Upstate New York in the upcoming months.
May 7, 2014
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Small and Modern: A Family Lakeside Getaway in Texas

A family matriarch enlisted an architect, an interior designer, a builder, and a landscape architect to help realize her vision for a diminutive, low-key lakeside getaway.
September 26, 2013
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City Living: Five Affordable Family Apartments

An affordable city-living situation need not come to an end once children are in the picture; these five family apartments show how to make it work.
August 21, 2013
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5 Chalkboard Walls in Kitchens and Kids' Rooms

A coat of chalkboard paint on the wall adds a fun and useful accent to any room in the house, from a spot to scribble in kids' rooms to a keeper of to-do lists in the kitchen.
August 9, 2013
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Designing for Kids: 5 Rooms That Put the Fun in Functional

For a youthful perspective on design's playful potential, look no farther than this slideshow. These five rooms put the fun back in functional.
August 8, 2013
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Converted Loft Fit for a Modern Family in Copenhagen

In an up-and-coming area of Copenhagen, a pair of designers and their twin girls inhabit a converted loft, filling it with serious design savvy and a hefty dose of creativity.
July 31, 2013
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Video: The Pixel Painter

Hal Lasko, also known as Grandpa, creates full-scale masterpieces pixel by pixel using Microsoft Paint. This video by our friend Josh Bogdan, shares his story.
July 24, 2013
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5 More Fantastic Family Homes

Good design is more crucial than ever when accommodating a growing family, here we celebrate the best in family home design (Check out part one as well!).
July 22, 2013