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airbnb summer rentals
Houses We Love

15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.

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Series

Arkin IdeaGarden
House Tours

IdeaGarden Eco-Farmhouse

After Will Rosenzweig and Carla Fracchia bought this 100-year-old farmhouse in Healdsburg, California, they hired Arkin Tilt Architects and Earthtone Construction to make an eco-friendly example out…

Modern custom-built kitchen with bright orange chairs
House Tours

A Colorful, Custom-Built Guesthouse in London

Thanks to designers Nina Tolstrup and Jack Mama, an aging workshop in London’s once-gritty Bethnal Green is reborn as a colorful, custom-built guesthouse.

livinghomes exterior facade
Green

LEEDing the Way

One day last April there was great excitement on Highland Avenue, a quiet, hilly street (on which this writer happens to live) of Craftsman bungalows and 1960s apartment buildings in the Ocean Park…

the purple clapboard exterior of a Victorian home in San Francisco
Renovation

Modern Renovations of Period Homes

Some of our favorite renovation stories involve recasting period architecture into modern residences, and these seven projects give historic structures a new history to call their own.

phoenix industrial bungalow kitchen
House Tours

15 Kitchens with Waterfall Counters

Achieve a sleek, minimal look for your kitchen with a waterfall counter.

richard neutra drive in church
Renovation

Preserved Modernist Gems in the U.S.

From Richard Neutra's drive-in church in Orange County to Louis Kahn's New Jersey bathing pavilion, the winners of Docomomo's Modernism in America Awards—which celebrate the documentation,…

Blackbird Guitars Clara Ukulele
Green

Music for the Modern World

We are always interested in people who are doing things never-before-done and pushing the boundaries of sustainability and innovation.

Choy House white stucco facade.
House Tours

Three Unique Homes Fit Under One Roof for an Extended Family in Queens

O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family member occupying it.

Slideshows

off the grid

Week in Review: 7 Great Reads You May Have Missed

Each week Dwell.com delivers more than 50 original posts, articles, and interviews focused on the latest in modern design.

Videos

A Dream Kitchen with GE Monogram: The Home

In the kick off video of our three-part series with GE Monogram, we meet the Rabin family in the early stages of creating their dream kitchen.