Latest Articles in Furniture Design

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The History Behind America's Favorite Chair: The Eames Lounge and Ottoman

The molded plywood chair that became an American icon.
February 4, 2015
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Elegant Modern Furniture Made in Spain

Spanish brand Ondarreta demonstrates its commitment to simple, elegant carpentry with its newest line of chairs, stools, and tables. Founded in 1977, the brand manufacturers all of its products in Basque Country.
February 3, 2015

Get the Dwell Look at Wright's American Modern Furniture Auction

Homegrown vintage modern classics from the likes of Herman Miller, George Nelson, and Knoll are up for sale in Wright's American Design auction starting February 12. See the pieces in action, as spotted in the Dwell archive.
January 30, 2015
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Up Your Furniture Game with Exquisite Walnut (And a Touch of Marble)

2131 is a collection of walnut furnishings and accessories that are designed and handcrafted in Los Angeles. The American company is focused on simple forms and highlighting the natural variations in wood grains to create enduring pieces. Each piece in the collection is crafted from sustainably sourced lumber that is hand-oiled to maintain the natural luster of the wood.
January 24, 2015
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A New Steel Chair from Italy

The Antia chair, which Alpestudio Architetti Associati created for Formabilio, marries the sturdiness of steel with an arresting, minimalist look.
January 21, 2015
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Editors' Essentials: Garment Racks

Closet space comes at a premium, so peruse our editor-approved racks to add some easy clothing storage.
January 21, 2015
Editors' Essentials: Easy Chairs

Editors' Essentials: 5 Excellent Easy Chairs

Choosing your living room's go-to lounging piece just got easier with these editor-approved easy chairs.
January 17, 2015
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Design Dictionary: Noguchi Table

The story behind the iconic table that almost wasn't.
January 14, 2015
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It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's a Table That Turns Into a Loveseat!

Finding sophisticated solutions for maximizing space can be challenging, but multifunctional furniture has evolved significantly past the sofabed.
January 13, 2015