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A Wallet for Your Phone?

Have you been looking for an attractive case for your phone? Well look no further! The new DODOcase Durables Collection is both stylish and functional. It combines timeless fashion with modern function and is handcrafted right here in San Francisco.
April 2, 2013

You’ve Got (Snail?) Mail

A new app allows you to send mail from your iPhone.
March 22, 2013
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Homes of the Future

Homes of the Future exist today! Blu Homes invites you to explore this handy infographic to learn what you should consider for your future home.
March 13, 2013

Talking Products: 5 Interviews with Design Luminaries

From flatware to furniture, the products we interact with every day have an impact on our lives. We think about them every day as we scour the globe for the objects and ideas that move the design world. Along the way we've had amazing conversations with designers of all stripes, from legends like Dieter Rams to contemporary master Jonathan Adler. Here are five of our favorite interviews on product design, creativity, and what it takes to make a design last.
March 13, 2013
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Standing Room Only: The Vignelli Subway Map

This Tuesday, we hopped a train for Brooklyn Heights. Destination: The New York Transit Museum, where a talk about the historic Vignelli subway map was being held. If you haven’t yet been, take note—the door can be hard to spot at first. (Cleverly, it’s a subway entrance.) Upon entry, we were met with a standing room only crowd. Waiting for the panel to start, the audience had already noticed the museum’s last-minute booking coup—the man himself, Massimo Vignelli hadn’t been billed for the event, but would now be participating. It was a pleasant surprise, as most anytime Mr. Vignelli speaks, a sound bite is born.
March 1, 2013
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Architecture Meets Tron in These Retro-Futuristic CAD Drawings

Noting how changing technologies affect the way we imagine design, the bloggers behind RNDRD unearth a trove of retro-yet-futuristic computer renderings.
February 19, 2013
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Milan Furniture Fair 2009

Dwell editors Sam Grawe and Jordan Kushins are on the ground in Milan reporting on the 2009 Salone del Mobile. They'll be sharing highlights as they go. Here Jordan shares a photographic glimpse of some of the gems they've spotted so far.
February 6, 2013
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Inside Nespresso's New San Francisco Flagship Store

Nespresso has unveiled a sleek new flagship - its first boutique on the West Coast - in San Francisco. Dwell was on the scene at the launch party to take a peek inside the gleaming two-story boutique on Union Square.
January 31, 2013
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7 Smart Design Innovations at CES 2013

There's definitely something for everyone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and this year we spied practical advances in refrigeration, a slew of accessories for the "i" industry (iPods, iPhones, iPads, etc.); home audio systems that look as good as they sound; televisions approaching the thinnest of bounds; and a conceptual furniture experiment that posits a new way to cook and dine. From January 8–11, hundreds of thousands of technophiles trawled the Las Vegas Convention Center, Venetian, and other satellite exhibitions to find the latest and greatest products. Here are seven things that caught Dwell's eye.
January 11, 2013