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The Retailers of American-Made Design: Room & Board

We chat with Gene Wilson, director of manufacturing and vendor management at Room & Board, about the ups and downs of producing in the U.S.
April 1, 2015
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Meet Marcel Wanders, 2015 Dwell on Design Keynote Speaker

We’re thrilled to announce Dwell on Design’s 2015 keynote speaker: product and interior designer Marcel Wanders of the eccentric Dutch firm Moooi.
March 30, 2015
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7 Versatile Home Products Every Renter Should Know

No painting, nailing, or wiring required. These savvy products give renters the freedom to personalize their homes without risking their security deposits.
March 27, 2015
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Cutting-Edge Design Made Possible by 3-D Printing

3-D printing is shaping an entire generation's approach to design. Drawing on their backgrounds in digital modeling, architects Alvin Huang and Jenny Wu will address the medium's potential and pitfalls at
March 24, 2015
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George Nelson’s Ball Clock May Not Be His After All

Put together a bunch of great designers, heavy drinking, and some sketch paper, and the next morning you’ll end up with at least one great design. The problem? No one will remember who made it.
March 24, 2015

8 Los Angeles Designers You Should Know

The City Of Angeles is, among many other things, a city of great design. If these eight L.A.-based designers aren't already on your radar, it's time to get to know them.
March 16, 2015

Ditch the Clunky Sleeper Sofa: These Convertible Couches Are Actually Cool

If the idea of a sleeper sofa—creaky box springs and a bad mattress—gives you nightmares, consider a convertible couch. Fold out, flip forward, or simply remove the pillows. We’ve pulled together 11 ingenious options that will compel you to put away that half-working inflatable mattress for good.
March 16, 2015
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Would You Ditch Your Stainless Steel Appliances for These Rainbow Hues?

Stainless-steel appliances may be a surefire bet for the kitchen, but color packs a mighty punch in the personality department.
March 15, 2015