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7 Great Green Walls

Not for the feint of heart, but for the green of thumb: A living wall is a vibrant way to celebrate nature in tandem with architecture. Peek through our archives for another look at living walls and vertical gardens.
October 10, 2013
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Detail We Love: Porthole Windows

Nautical influences run deep in modern design, from the blue-and-white color palette to spatial organization. One maritime element that's cropped up on occasion is the porthole—a creative alternative to boxy windows that seem square in comparison. We're on board with this architectural detail.
October 10, 2013
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8 Sophisticated Rooms Around the World

From a tiny glass house in Belgium to a serene 17th-century oil mill converted home in Italy, these eight modern homes have been thoughtfully designed from the inside out.
October 10, 2013
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Design Tips for Privacy: Helpful Products Part One

From sound absorbing acoustic wall tiles to geometric white oak screens, here is a set of five products to increase privacy at home and in the office.
October 9, 2013
Heath Ceramics Winter 2013 Collection

Heath Ceramics Winter 2013 Collection

It's no secret that Dwell has a special affinity for Heath Ceramics. We've long loved the renowned midcentury pottery manufacturer and have covered their creations many times in the past, such as when they introduced the 'cool lava' glaze and their seasonal summer offerings. Now, Heath has released a new seasonal Winter collection that we positively love. In their own words "A crisp, frosty winter day. Warm hues meet a powdery snow."
October 9, 2013
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Interior Inspiration: Jewel Tones

From kitchen tile and cabinets to accent furniture and accessories, take a look at these seven approaches to splash interiors with dainty and regal gem-like colors.
October 9, 2013
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Makeshift Society's Eastward Expansion

San Francisco–based co-working outfit Makeshift Society has its sights set on a Brooklyn outpost. By donating to a Kickstarter campaign, you can help make the new space, to be at 55 Hope street in Williamsburg, get up and running. "Makeshift is a place for someone to take their creative passion and turn it into reality," says Rena Tom, the organization's founder. "We gather the space, tools, services and a community of people who inspire and encourage you to make shift happen." We sent a few questions to Rena about the forthcoming location's design spearheaded by Dash Marshall.
October 9, 2013
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An Angular Futuristic House in Georgia

The Decatur, Georgia, residence belonging to two book authors is an angular exercise in creating a dynamic structure. "It has energy and does not feel heavy or is static," says architect Staffan Svenson of Atlanta-based firm Dencity Design. Inside, Svenson divided the house into seven levels and introduced a vibrant color palette and rich material program at the residents' request. The resulting modern live/work abode gives the owners a sense of adventure as they traverse the spaces.
October 9, 2013
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Design Tips for Privacy: Solutions to Common Issues

To further explore privacy in the modern world, we present three common problems—from noise to peeping neighbors—and a fleet of products to solve your woes.
October 8, 2013
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