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7 Modern Gifts for Mom

Mother’s Day is the perfect time to give all the mothers in your life a little design love. From personal accessories to home accents, the Dwell Store has created a collection that has just the thing Moms are looking for. Check out seven designs featured in the collection.
April 29, 2014
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Around the World in Instagrams: Dwell's Most Popular Photos, April 2014

In April, Dwell's editors traveled the world, making a stop in Milan for the festivities surrounding Salone del Mobile, and Detroit to explore the city's art and design scene. Click through the slideshow to see Dwell’s most liked photos from the month, and follow us at @dwellmagazine for more dispatches from around the globe.
April 29, 2014
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Artist to Watch: Matt Paweski

Los Angeles based artist-designer Matt Paweski creates riveting sculpture out materials used for furniture: birch plywood, steel, enamel, and copper rivets.
April 29, 2014
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Chicago’s Summer of Design

A massive exhibition and a new permanent design museum put the past, present, and future of the city’s design community in focus.
April 28, 2014
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Five Innovative Infill Homes

As city populations grow, we continue to squeeze the most out of every square foot in our living spaces. These five infill homes manage to slip through the cracks.
April 28, 2014
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Jewish Designers' Influence on Midcentury Modernism

From furniture to interiors, Jewish designers made their mark on modernist American design in the postwar years.
April 28, 2014
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8 Backyards We Love

Offering places to garden, play, recline, and contemplate the view, backyards have the power to redefine the homes with which they share a site.
April 28, 2014
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Shops We Love: twentytwentyone

This London institution for furniture and modern design travels from vintage to modern in 10 striking pieces. Here, twentytwentyone co-founder Simon Alderson talks us through the wares.
April 27, 2014
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Best of Milan: Multi-Use Hubs Rethink the Kitchen

A collection of flexible islands by Raw Edges for Caesarstone explore endless options for the kitchen.
April 25, 2014