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Hella Jongerius addresses Design Indaba.

Highlight from Design Indaba 2015: Hella Jongerius

The Dutch designer made quite an impact today during her presentation at Design Indaba, Cape Town, South Africa’s premier conference focused on creativity, ideas and discourse. “I’m fighting for new industrial values,” she said. “There’s too much shit design, too much shopping without conscience.”
February 25, 2015
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Chalk It Up: How Modern Homes Incorporate Chalkboards

Excellent for doodling or nagging your roommates about chores, chalkboards add a playful touch at these five homes.
February 24, 2015
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New Addition Yanks a New England Home into the 21st-Century

A pavilion adds modern edge to a Dutch Colonial–style house in Rhode Island.
February 24, 2015
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5 Pretty Sitting Rooms

These living rooms are as nice to look at as they are to lounge in.
February 24, 2015
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Get Organized with These 5 Modern Desks

Though the health effects of sedentary office work have recently been called into question, it's fair to assume most of us still rely on a desk to keep us organized, either at home or the workplace. From a clever, space-saving table to a tot-friendly workstation, these are five modern desks we love.
February 24, 2015
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A Sophisticated Renovation of a 19th Century Manhattan Town House

Historic details and modern interventions commune in two bathrooms in a renovated West Village town house.
February 24, 2015
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House of the Week: Historic Hybrid in Phoenix

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest. Follow Dwell's Pinterest account for more daily design inspiration.
February 24, 2015
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Light-Filled Renovation Brings Cohesion to a San Francisco Home

A couple bring cohesion to an architectural mishmash in San Francisco.
February 24, 2015
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Rethinking the Streets of Los Angeles

Joining us this May at Dwell on Design Los Angeles are two industry leaders—Elizabeth Timme and Seleta Reynolds—who are working with the community to redesign what mayor Eric Garcetti calls “our largest public asset, forming and reflecting the character of our neighborhoods, our people, and our city.”
February 23, 2015