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5 Design Shops We Love in Los Angeles

Selling everything from graphic tees to modern outdoor furnishings, Los Angeles is packed full of great design shops we love.
April 17, 2015
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Modern Lighting Made in America

Dwell on Design Los Angeles will showcase hundreds of innovative, modern designs, including Southern California brand Cerno, whose lighting fixtures are all made in the U.S.A.
April 10, 2015

Marble Design: Over It, or Still in Love?

The material that's been around since ancient times isn't showing any signs of losing popularity. We take a look at seven modern designers that are making a strong case for the classic material.
April 6, 2015
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50 Reasons to Love Design Made in America

From Alabama to Wyoming, every state has design worth celebrating. In our complete Dwell guide to American-made design, we've gathered our favorite creators, destinations, and landmarks in every state of the union. Pick up our May 2015 issue, on newsstands on April 14, for many more reasons to celebrate the good old U.S.A. Tell us what we missed in the comments!
April 3, 2015
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The Retailers of American-Made Design: WorkOf

Charlie Miner and John Neamonitis, the co-founders of WorkOf, discuss the trends they've noticed in the maker community.
April 2, 2015
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8 Reasons to Love Hand-Blown Glass

When husband and wife Jeremy Pyles and Mary Welch were frustrated with the lighting options for their Manhattan home-furnishings shop—Niche—they decided to create their own pendant light for the store. It soon became the store’s most sought after option, and in 2005, Pyles and Welch launched a line of ten lights made from hand-blown glass. Niche Modern has since created more lights, and expanded its assortment to include other colorful glass objects like vases and carafes. 
April 1, 2015
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The Retailers of American-Made Design: The Commons

Erin Connelly and Kerry Clark Speake are co-founders of The-Commons, a site that sells American-made home wares. We chatted with the duo to hear their thoughts on what it's like to work with local makers.
April 1, 2015
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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