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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
Modern gilded table with assorted artwork.

Collector's Choice: 5 Decorating Tips From Furniture Aficionados

Take a tip (or five) from true enthusiasts with this tour of our favorite design collectors' homes.
September 21, 2015
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7 Functional and Quirky Uses for Pegboard

A staple of tool sheds everywhere, inexpensive pegboard offers a rigorous circular pattern begging to be used as storage - or potentially "misused" for more decorative ends. Check out these 7 ways to use this unsung material.
September 11, 2015
Australian studio with green Marimekko bedding and floor lamp

These 5 Rooms are Green, Literally

Forget any eco-friendly connotations, these rooms ranging from chartreuse to forest have us feeling a certain shade with envy.
September 9, 2015
Modern Japanese-style bathroom by George Nakashima

6 Strikingly Unique Bathrooms

We see a lot of superb bathrooms at Dwell - these are just some of the best we've seen yet.
September 2, 2015
The Line Hotel in Los Angeles

These Modern Hotels Offer Inspiration to Make Any Room Feel Like a Getaway

Take a cue from the pros with design tips ripped from some of our favorite hotels around the world.
September 1, 2015
Modern renovation in San Francisco with heath ceramics tiles in the kitchen

9 Tile Ideas To Upgrade Your Home

Tile makes the perfect finishing touch for these modern homes.
August 26, 2015
In this kids’ bunk room, Maca Huneeus designed walnut beds with built-in storage and fabric headboards, and covered each one in hand-knit blankets by Marcela Rodriguez-Chile.

Soft Focus: Our Favorite Poufs, Cushions, and Other Cozy Places to Crash

Because sometimes you just need a soft place to land.
August 26, 2015
Yugodom Belgrade, Serbia, retro objects

This Vacation Rental is a Living Museum of Midcentury Eastern European Design

For your next vacation, why not travel through history to a time-capsule of an inn in the former Yugoslavia?
August 10, 2015