Advertising
Advertising

Explore

Filter by article type:

View all

Filter by author:

View all

All Latest

  1. Solar: Lease or Own?
    Post

    Solar: Lease or Own?

    One of the most common obstacles to going green is upfront costs (though we all know the long-term savings are plentiful). Many new homes are built solar-ready, with intentions of installing panels...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    08.19.09

  2. Solarbulb

    Solarbulb

    This little genius screws atop any plastic bottle, and it features an adjustable head so you can create any level of mood lighting you so wish. Just leave it in direct sun for three or four hours,...

    $24.99

  3. Solfire

    Solfire

    This propane- or natural gas–fueled steel fireplace produced in Phoenix will ensure you can enjoy the flicker of a fire without heavy smoke.

    $1250.00

  4. Solid Conference: Hardware and the Networked Home
    We Recommend

    Solid Conference: Hardware and the Networked Home

    Networking technology and internet-powered apps mean interior design and architecture are about to become more personal. But with this technological shift, it’s the homes and devices that will be...

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    02.24.14

  5. Solid Gold
    Green

    Solid Gold

    When it comes to material originality, this former tavern in Chicago’s trendy Bucktown neighborhood pulls out all the stops. Case in point? Colorful pieces of broken LPs are visible in the...

    written by: Geoff Manaugh
    01.23.09

  6. Solid Table from Normann Copenhagen
    Product

    Solid Table from Normann Copenhagen

    Back in 2012, we reported on a marble-and-elm table by Norwegian designer Lars Beller Fjetland. At the time, he was just finishing up school at the Bergen National Academy of the Arts and exhibited...

    written by: Diana Budds
    04.15.13

  7. Solid White Sateen Duvet

    Solid White Sateen Duvet

    Three cheers for Live Good’s sustainability commitment. Its finished products and components are made in the United States, like the organic cotton fabric and wooden buttons.

    $230.00

  8. Solis Lamp

    Solis Lamp

    When the light filters through the laser-cut streams under the various shades of earth tones it creates a radiating pattern resembling the sun's rays, making the resulting shadow as much a part of...

    $300.00

  9. Solis Pendant

    Solis Pendant

    Designer Carmine Deganello has created lighting with drama. Solis is as much sculpture as lamp. The shade is created with ribbons of fabric that cast beautiful patterns. The included hardware...

    $300.00

  10. Solstice table lamp

    Solstice table lamp

    Seattle company Ample pairs a linen shade with a solid walnut base and fabric-wrapped cord. The lamp measures 22 inches tall and 15 inches wide.

    $395.00

  11. Somerville Library Design Lectures
    Event Spotlight

    Somerville Library Design Lectures

    A night out at the local library, especially for a Friends of the Library talk, never sounded so good as when James Fox took over in Somerville, Massachusetts. Fox, now head of Friends of the...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    11.15.12

  12. Sometimes You Need A Little Guardian
    Post

    Sometimes You Need A Little Guardian

    The Rome-based design firm Tokidoki—Japanese for "sometimes"—produces high-concept toys for adults and kids both, including my personal favorites: an armed couple named...

    written by: Geoff Manaugh
    12.19.08

  13. Somewhere Under the Tuscan Sun
    House Tours

    Somewhere Under the Tuscan Sun

    A complex of farm buildings from a less than glorious period in Italy’s history is magically transformed. The result? A sophis­ticated yet kid-friendly retreat that seamlessly fuses...

    written by: Paul Bennett
    photos by: Jacob Langvad
    07.02.09

  14. Son of Fruit Bowl

    Son of Fruit Bowl

    Rather than being an historical movement from the first half of the 20th century, left over and reheated, we think of Modernism as a frame of mind. To us the M word connotes an honesty and...

    written by: Karrie Jacobs
    10.01.10

  15. Sonata Series

    Sonata Series

    Vinyl-coated fiberglass comes in 11 colors with three levels of opacity. Manual clutch lift hardware comes standard, as does the fascia.

    $150.00

  16. Sonos Studio- An Evening of Conversation on Sound Design

    Sonos Studio- An Evening of Conversation on Sound Design

    Gone are the days of outlandish hi-fi systems, and now it is pertinent that designers incorporate sound into every project. Join Dwell L.A. Editor Erika Heet, Sonos Designer Tad Toulis and RA-DA...

    10.14.13

  17. Sony Ericsson's Eco-Friendly GreenHeart
    Post

    Sony Ericsson's Eco-Friendly GreenHeart

    Sony Ericsson's GreenHeart concept phone isn't going to win any beauty contests, but when it comes to green cred, the handset's in a league of its own.

    written by: Bryan Gardiner
    09.30.08

  18. Sophisticated hostel for design-conscious travelers
    Hotels

    Sophisticated hostel for design-conscious travelers

    The Generator London brings established design pieces into a playful space.

    written by: Allie Weiss
    04.21.14

  19. Sorapot Art Contest
    Post

    Sorapot Art Contest

    The Sorapot by designer Joey Roth is a particularly beautiful teapot that has stirred up the design world (including Dwell, as a Product of the Day), and understandably so.

    written by: Jamie Waugh
    12.16.08

  20. Soren Natural Oak End Tables

    Soren Natural Oak End Tables

    This pair of end tables is a particular favorite from a new collection by French furniture company Refuge: sandy-stained natural oak shaped into drums, with layers subtracted from the middle.

  21. Soren Rose
    Three Buildings

    Soren Rose

    For our latest installment of Three Buildings, we turned to Danish designer Søren Rose. His picks for this trio of inspiring buildings mines the great modernist canon while also turning up a...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    08.13.12

  22. Soren Tables by Refuge
    Product

    Soren Tables by Refuge

    This pair of end tables is a particular favorite from a new collection by French furniture company Refuge: sandy-stained natural oak shaped into drums, with layers subtracted from the middle.* ...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    08.09.12

  23. Sound Advice
    --Done Wrong

    Sound Advice

    Successful restaurants offer the holy trinity of good food, good service, and good ambience. Design can influence all three, but botch the ambience, and you’ll be forever fighting a...

    written by: Bethan Ryder
    07.19.11

  24. Sound Design
    Essay

    Sound Design

    Years ago, the Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas won a design competition for an addition to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) by suggesting the entire museum be torn down and replaced. There...

    written by: Frances Anderton
    03.24.10

  25. sound. at the Schindler House

    Seattle–based artists Climax Golden Twins and Los Angeles visual artist Steve Roden present a collaborative assemblage of sounds inspired by Schindler's architectural drawings and featuring...

    07.24.09

Pages

Advertising