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Flashback: The Dwell Homes of 10 Years Ago

Good design never tires. We take a look back at a few dwellings from our 2005 issues.
March 4, 2015

8 Streamlined Accessories from Sabi

Founded in 2009 in Palo Alto, California, Sabi focuses on designing products that are often overlooked in the design world, from functional bathroom accessories to walking canes. New to the Dwell Store, Sabi’s products are streamlined, aesthetically pleasing, and exceptionally functional. 
March 4, 2015
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L.A. Conservancy Fights to Preserve Googie Design at the Embattled Norms Restaurant

In December 2014, the Los Angeles Conservancy nominated the 1950s coffee shop Norms, on La Cienega Boulevard, as a Historic-Cultural Monument (HCM). One month later, Norms’ new owner filed for and received a building-demolition permit from the city of L.A., and a preservation battle was underway. While the City Council decides on the fate of the iconic Googie-style structure, the Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission has unanimously voted in consideration of the nomination, which will temporarily protect Norms from demolition.
March 4, 2015
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7 Tips for Planting a Green Roof

Quit daydreaming about owning a rooftop garden and get down to brass tacks. These seven green roofing tips will provide all the inspiration you need.
March 4, 2015
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Family-Friendly Neighborhood Takes Shape in Slovenia

Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti creates a modern brick neighborhood in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
March 4, 2015
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7 Statement-Making Trellises

These seven trellises contribute shade and passive cooling while making a bold impression.
March 4, 2015
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Sutla

This Cape Town duo designs furniture with a functionalist bent.
March 4, 2015
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8 Dazzling Double-Height Spaces

A double-height space can really open a house up, as seen in these examples from Dwell's archives.
March 3, 2015
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Mid-City Escapes

You would never guess that these calming retreats are in the middle of a bustling city.
March 3, 2015
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