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Lee Broom's Logic-Defying Marble Tube Light

The British designer's elevated exploration of marble—seen in a series of exquisite lighting pieces—makes its U.S. debut at The Future Perfect.
November 25, 2014
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Long-Lost Pierre Paulin and Herman Miller Mock-Up Comes to Life

Following its Charlotte Perriand installation last year, Louis Vuitton is bringing another design concept to life for Design Miami 2014. In 1972, French designer Pierre Paulin imagined a residential concept for Herman Miller. The six-story mock-up envisioned a living arrangement that could be modified to suit changing needs. The original maquette, part of the Centre Pompidou's collections, will be presented at a satellite exhibition, along with 18 furniture pieces from the design that are being produced by Louis Vuitton for the first time.
November 24, 2014
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8 Gabled Houses We Love

Here at Dwell, we're big fans of the gabled roof. From a 19th century farmhouse to a polycarbonate shed in Belgium, these examples are our homage to the beloved silhouette.
November 24, 2014
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How to Take a Dwell Photo with Photographer Matthew Williams

Dwell architecture and interiors photographer Matthew Williams offers his expert opinion on how to frame a shot and the best time of day for a photograph.
November 24, 2014

A Bold New Take on the Traditional Light Switch

The tactile, colorful, and programmable Smart Booo presents a colorful take on the staid switch.
November 24, 2014
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A Chocolate Bar that Tastes as Good as it Looks

When it comes to confections, packaging often gets the high design treatment. But what about the treat itself? Dandelion, a San Francisco–based purveyor of ethically sourced chocolate, teamed up with Snarkitecture to create the Break Bar to remedy that. (Queue the sugar rush.)
November 24, 2014
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Photo of the Week: Dramatic Bridge in Dallas

Each week, we tap into from Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shot of the week.
November 24, 2014
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Home of the Week: Iconic Los Angeles Home of Architect Ray Kappe

A video takes a behind-the-scene tour of the Los Angeles architect's family home.
November 24, 2014
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7 Modern Pendant Lights

Pendant lights help illuminate a space, and add a sculptural touch to a dining room or entryway. These seven modern examples show how it's done.
November 23, 2014