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In the kitchen, buffed concrete floors, chrome globe lights, and a fleet of Bertoia chairs comprise a sleek backdrop for quirkier pieces like the marble-topped wooden tables from a Catholic school, snagged at a local flea market. The secret to the spare,

Eclectic Homes That Mix Tons of Different Materials

What's the secret to these homes' charm? A generous blend of varied surfaces, textures, and materials.
September 29, 2015
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5 Bedrooms with Breathtaking Views of the Water

Greeting the day isn't such a challenge when your room gazes out over a magnificent body of water.
September 28, 2015
Segunda Calle open courtyard with custom table

7 Indoor-Outdoor Retreats in Mexico

In Mexico's warm climate, the best homes create a strong relationship with the outdoors.
September 28, 2015
LG Studio appliances, designed with Nate Berkus, at the LG Re-Imagination Pavilion of Dwell on Design Los Angeles 2015.

Get Kitchen Inspiration from the LG Studio Re-Imagination Pavilion

Central to the LG Studio Re-Imagination Pavilion, a 2,000-square-foot space on the show floor, were two kitchen vignettes designed by Artistic Advisor, Ambassador Nate Berkus with LG Studio appliances.
September 26, 2015
Winged light bulbs, part of an Ingo Maurer fixture, bring levity to Hill's bathroom. The space features a zinc wall by Houston metalworker George Sacaris, who also did the bathroom and kitchen cabinets,

5 Modern Ways to Use Zinc at Home

Zinc adds a leaden-blue sheen to these industrial-style homes.
September 25, 2015
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What Does 15 Years of Dwell Look Like? Here Is Every Single Issue in One Image

What better way to visualize 15 years of wall-to-wall modern architecture and design coverage than to assemble all 145 regular issues of Dwell, plus over a dozen special issues, in one place?
September 25, 2015
WeWork Hollywood reception area mural

Hear How WeWork Designs its Popular Shared Workspaces at Dwell on Design NY

Join us for a discussion on what hospitality design looks like today with three industry leaders.
September 25, 2015
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5 Donald Judd-Inspired Designs in Modern Homes

While he vehemently disavowed the label of "minimalism," Donald Judd led the way for spreading that aesthetic movement. His artworks emphasize craft, materials, and simple geometries while rejecting any attempt at conventional artistic representation or categorization: he insisted his pieces were not sculpture as they were actually fabricated by skilled craftsmen (with Judd just supplying the design). Judd did design some furniture though he distinguished these functional products from his art. See how these architects and clients were inspired by his work!
September 25, 2015
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5 Steel Staircases

Steel stairs lend these modern homes industrial charm.
September 25, 2015