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7 Philippe Starck Designs in Modern Homes

From architectural design to the smallest housewares, Philippe Starck's work is as diverse as it is popular. This collection highlights the latter category, featuring everything from kitchens to bathrooms and living rooms shaped by his designs.
November 6, 2015
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New Smart Home Tech Eliminates Wi-Fi Deadzones and Offers Top-Level Internet Security

As home get smarter, they're also becoming more vulnerable. From security cameras to smart phone-controlled coffee machines, every aspect of our homes' functions are incrementally becoming more exposed to outside digital access. One startup, Luma, is offering a new system of WiFi routers with cutting-edge security, parental control measures for children's online devices, and more.
November 5, 2015
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Marcel Wanders and the Best from our 2015 DODLA Speaker Series

Explore the work and ideas of 2015 DODLA's speakers, from Marcel Wanders' design philosophy to Michel Rojkind's Mexico City architecture.
September 20, 2015
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Catch the 3D Printer of Haute Couture (and more) at Dwell on Design NY

As part of our run-up to Dwell on Design New York, taking place October 2-4, we're highlighting a few of our diverse panelists who'll be discussing everything from urban resiliency to smart home technology. One such expert is Francis Bitonti, founder of his eponymous 3D printing studio, who has designed and 3D printed furniture, haute couture fashion, and more.
September 15, 2015
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How the Iconic Tripp Trapp High Chair Came to Life

Peter Opsvik, a longtime specialist of ergonomics, reflects on his 1972 Tripp Trapp chair.
August 16, 2015
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7 Temporary Retreats

Take a look at these seven trailers and houseboats, each a modern testament to small space living and active lifestyles.
June 17, 2015
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Classic Cookware a Staple in American Kitchens for 100 Years

A new exhibition at the Corning Museum of Glass looks at the 100-year history of Pyrex, the maker of iconic American cooking tools from casserole dishes to measuring cups. We spoke to co-curator Regan Brumagen about the brand's influence on modern American life.
June 8, 2015
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6 Houses with Modern Trusses

These trusses make us want to gaze at the ceiling.
May 1, 2015
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Minimal to the Max: 5 All White Rooms We Love

Clean but never clinical, these five minimalist living spaces radiate modernity.
March 26, 2015