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6 Modern Homes in the English Countryside

These houses are set amidst the scenery of the fields, forests, and Fens of rural England.
November 24, 2015
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5 Small Spaces with Flexible Furniture

These homes demonstrate how to maintain a high quality of life even when space is at a minimum.
November 23, 2015
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5 Dramatic Yet Tiny Backyard Buildings

These creative outbuilding designs give new meaning to the phrase "business in the front, party in the back."
November 23, 2015
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5 Tableware Ideas for Dessert and Nightcaps

It's never wise to fill up on turkey on Thanksgiving, especially when the next course features high-design tableware, glasses, and utensils.
November 23, 2015
Manhattan loft apartment near Union Square by Resolution 4 Architecture with Hans Wegner chairs and wood dining table.

5 Modern Dining Rooms with Wishbone Chairs

Hans Wegner's classic design is a staple in many modern dining setups.
November 23, 2015
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7 Relaxing Terraces

Even as temperatures outside plummet, a terrace can provide a point of outdoor connection all year round.
November 23, 2015
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Space-Saving Designs in 6 Modern Homes

From elaborate built-ins to simple storage tricks, these dwellings offer object lessons in maximizing the use of space.
November 23, 2015
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6 Spaces Designed for Reading and Writing

The home library may be a relic of bygone domestic architecture—thanks in no small part to the digitization of reading and writing—but we still need secluded and comfortable spaces to gather our thoughts.
November 23, 2015
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Dwell Store Gift Guide: For Him

He knows what he likes, and he likes things he can use. Show you appreciate his love of purposeful products by getting him a gift from our collection, like a minimalist bottle opener or a classic duffle bag. These seven picks are all Made in America, which we think the men on your list will appreciate. And be sure to visit the complete For Him Gift Guide over at the Dwell Store.
November 22, 2015