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Small Space Solution: The Splitback Sofa Series

The Splitback Sofa series from Innovation USA expertly pairs design and functionality. Use this streamlined sofa where you need it to perform double duty—it is a sofa, sofa bed, and even a combination of the two in a half-up, half-down position. Available at the Dwell Store, the Splitback Sofa evokes the look of midcentury modern furniture, and makes a versatile addition to any interior, from studio apartments to home offices.
November 20, 2015
Vegetarian Cottage glass wall extension.

5 Minimalist Victorian Renovations

These homes blend the ornate qualities of a bygone era with the sleek contours of modernism.
November 19, 2015
Dimmable LED pendant light with color accent

7 Shining Pendants to Brighten Your Home This Winter

As the days grow shorter, look to these modern pendants from the
November 19, 2015
Living space in a Montreal renovated row house

6 Built-In Shelving Ideas

Built-in shelves are a smart way to display wares both practical and decorative.
November 18, 2015
the front door of a renovated Eichler home in the early evening

5 California Renovations We Love

These creative transformations affirm the Golden State's status as an architectural mecca.
November 17, 2015
Leather and metal hanging peg and loop

5 Products for Improving Your Entryway, Inside and Out

Help your entryway make a strong first impression by introducing modern design.
November 17, 2015
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Editor's Picks: Classic Gifts for the Chef

Casual cooks and master chefs alike will appreciate these tokens, which will complement an existing collection of kitchen gadgets. Peruse our gift guide for ideas ranging from top-of-the-line aprons to attractive cookware. Check out our Editor's Best 2015 special issue, on newsstands now, for hundreds of more product suggestions.
November 16, 2015
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7 Easily-Portable Lights for Indoors and Outdoors

With the days getting shorter, homes may be suffering from an acute (and depressing) lack of illumination. These seven lights (which range from cutting-edge LEDs to old-fashioned candles) can quickly remedy any shortage of brightness, both within and without any dwelling.
November 16, 2015