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  1. 10,000 Bones Cover the Walls of this Mexico Restaurant
    Travel Reports

    10,000 Bones Cover the Walls of this Mexico Restaurant

    Ignacio Cadena’s new Jalisco, Mexico restaurant concept, the aptly named Hueso, is covered in bones.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    11.06.14

  2. A 3-D Printed, Interactively Designed Lamp
    A Great Idea

    A 3-D Printed, Interactively Designed Lamp

    LimeMakers, a Berlin-based 3-D printing start-up, wants to turn your photographs into a faceted lamp.

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.07.14

  3. Design-Friendly Destinations in Detroit
    City Guide

    Design-Friendly Destinations in Detroit

    Out of the ashes of recession rises a promising design scene in Detroit. Endemic residential vacancy and a persistent industrial core present challenges as well as opportunities for enterprising...

    written by: Luke Hopping
    11.07.14

  4. New Kids on the Bloc: American Architects in the Post-Soviet World
    Context

    New Kids on the Bloc: American Architects in the Post-Soviet World

    Three New York-based architects discuss the challenges—and opportunities—of designing in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

    written by: William Lamb
    11.07.14

  5. Smart Detection System Prevents Home Water Damage
    Product Reviews

    Smart Detection System Prevents Home Water Damage

    Wi-Fi and Bluetooth continue to spread to every household item, with safety monitoring systems getting particular attention. Wally is among the first devices to use that connectivity for moisture...

    written by: Alexander George
    11.07.14

  6. 40 Years in the Making: Mural by Milton Glaser
    Design 101

    40 Years in the Making: Mural by Milton Glaser

    For the first time since 1975, designer Milton Glaser's graphic, Pop-colored mural encircling the base of the Minton-Capehart Federal Building in Indianapolis has been restored. Documentary...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    photos by: Mark Williams
    06.16.13

  7. 8 Tips for Maximizing Bookshelf Space
    Rooms We Love

    8 Tips for Maximizing Bookshelf Space

    While we love a proper library, well-placed shelving can turn piles of books into an instant reading nook.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    11.10.14

  8. Imaginary Artist Houses (And Their Dwell Counterparts)
    We Recommend

    Imaginary Artist Houses (And Their Dwell Counterparts)

    Federico Babina's Archist City imagines what artist's own houses might look like—and while the resulting architecture is only imaginary, we've rounded up a few Dwell homes that fit the bill.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    03.21.14

  9. Surreal Architect’s Portraits (and their buildings)
    We Recommend

    Surreal Architect’s Portraits (and their buildings)

    We recently featured Federico Babina’s Archist City of artist’s imaginary houses, now see his newly released architect’s portraits and their buildings.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    04.07.14

  10. Modern Architecture Meets Screen Stars
    We Recommend

    Modern Architecture Meets Screen Stars

    While Cary Grant may never have set foot into Oscar Niemeyer's Casa das Canoas, he looks quite at home ironing a shirt in artist Federico Babina's "Archilife" illustrated series of structures from...

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.10.14

  11. Holiday Gift Guide 2014: For the Student
    Gift Guides

    Holiday Gift Guide 2014: For the Student

    Help the student in your life navigate the transition to independence and adulthood—or simply get to that 9 a.m. class on time—with one of these Dwell-approved gifts.

    written by: William Lamb
    11.07.14

  12. Quirky and GE Unveil Products That Will Make Your Home Smarter
    Product Reviews

    Quirky and GE Unveil Products That Will Make Your Home Smarter

    Tech startup Quirky and GE, who officially announced their partnership in April of 2013, launched seven new products that seek to reinvent home security, outlets, switches, and sensors. With the...

    written by: Diana Budds
    11.11.14

  13. Inside the Ford Foundation with Sheila Hicks
    Renovation

    Inside the Ford Foundation with Sheila Hicks

    Textile artist Sheila Hicks returns to New York City's Ford Foundation to replace a series of sublimely modernist wall hangings.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    10.08.14

  14. Design Milk's Favorite Products in the Dwell Store
    Product

    Design Milk's Favorite Products in the Dwell Store

    Design Milk founder Jaime Derringer has shopped the Dwell Store to pick favorite items to suit your holiday gift-giving needs. With a keen eye for smart design, Derringer selected inspired products...

    written by: Marianne Colahan
    11.07.14

  15. Taste of What to See at the 2014 London Design Festival
    City Guide

    Taste of What to See at the 2014 London Design Festival

    Each fall, editors and designers flock to the British capital to see the latest and greatest furniture, architecture, and design showcased at the London Design Festival. For 2014, we sent...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    10.02.14

  16. The Future is Here: Self-Assembling Furniture Powered by Mini Robots
    A Great Idea

    The Future is Here: Self-Assembling Furniture Powered by Mini Robots

    Arranging and rearranging furniture isn’t uncommon, but what if your chairs and tables could anticipate your needs and reconfigure themselves? Roombots, a project from Ecole Polytechnique...

    written by: Ali B. Zagat
    11.11.14

  17. Dwell Discussion: How the Design Industry Can Transform the World
    We Recommend

    Dwell Discussion: How the Design Industry Can Transform the World

    With a focus on the rug trade, a Dwell-hosted panel in Los Angeles examines ways to increase ethical design practices.

    written by: Erika Heet
    11.11.14

  18. A Modern Kids' Room with Custom Bunk Beds
    Rooms We Love

    A Modern Kids' Room with Custom Bunk Beds

    For a family with three young children, Brooklyn-based furniture company Urbangreen devised durable, modern bunk beds. In addition to incorporating two twin-size and two full-size beds into the 240...

    written by: Diana Budds
    10.21.14

  19. Brassy Brooklyn Kitchen
    Post

    Brassy Brooklyn Kitchen

    We explore an updated kitchen featuring rich materials, a warm walnut slab, and custom woodwork in a Brooklyn apartment.

    written by: Aaron Britt
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    03.07.13

  20. A Storage-Saving Salvaged Wood Kitchen in Brooklyn
    Post

    A Storage-Saving Salvaged Wood Kitchen in Brooklyn

    A couple crafts an ample, but budget-friendly kitchen in Cobble Hill.

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    photos by: Matthew Williams
    03.19.13

  21. Simple Ways to Upgrade Your Rental Kitchen
    How To

    Simple Ways to Upgrade Your Rental Kitchen

    While renters might not be able to rip out cabinets or excise egregious countertops, there are practical fixes that needn’t last longer than your lease. Deb Perelman, author of the food blog...

    written by: Diana Budds
    09.30.14

  22. 5 Must-Read Books On Color
    Books

    5 Must-Read Books On Color

    New releases on the wonderful world of color—or a palate-cleansing lack thereof.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    10.25.14

  23. Universally Easy Bathroom Accessories Ideal for Renovators of All Ages
    Product

    Universally Easy Bathroom Accessories Ideal for Renovators of All Ages

    Sabi's irresistibly cute accessories line kits out a bathroom with universal ease.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    11.12.14

  24. How Much Could You Do with 270 Square Feet?
    A Great Idea

    How Much Could You Do with 270 Square Feet?

    Taking its lead from a Swedish building code, a new book proposes ingenious concepts that can fit in 270 square feet.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    11.13.14

  25. Gifts from the Dwell Store: For the Midcentury Junkie
    Gift Guides

    Gifts from the Dwell Store: For the Midcentury Junkie

    For the Nelson enthusiast and Panton fan on your holiday list, look no further than the Midcentury Junkie collection from the Dwell Store. Wow them with a classic midcentury light, statement wall...

    written by: Marianne Colahan
    11.12.14

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