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Facade Focus: Aluminum

Capable of being molded into countless forms and appearances, aluminum makes for a surprisingly versatile facade choice. Here are a few exteriors that make bold use of the silvery metal.
November 29, 2014
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Stunning Architectural Photography by Matthias Heiderich

Look no further than German photographer Matthais Heiderich's surreal prints for the design buff or art aficionado on your holiday gift list.
November 28, 2014
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Jet Set: 8 Modern Airport Designs

Flying—as 3.55 million Americans are expected to do this Thanksgiving weekend, according to projections by AAA—can be an unpleasant slog. But it doesn't have to be. Here are eight airports whose modern design can take the edge off when it comes to holiday travel.
November 28, 2014
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Picture-Perfect Cabin Tucked Away in the Norwegian Forest

Atelier Oslo overcame nature’s challenges when they designed Cabin Norderhov, a seasonal, eco-friendly retreat on a steep hillside overlooking Lake Steinsfjorden.
November 27, 2014
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An Updated Design Hostel for the Belgian Socialists of Yesteryear

An old Art Deco building in Ghent, Belgium—and former headquarters for a Socialist newspaper—sees new life as a design-y hostel for travelers on the cheap.
November 26, 2014
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Design Pros Weigh In on Buying the Perfect Gift

Our Buyer's Sourcebook, on newsstands now, showcases hundreds of essential items for design lovers. In the issue, we ask the savviest design professionals we know what gifts they recommend and products they love. Here, we've rounded up a collection of our favorite tips.
November 26, 2014
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A Tiny House Remodel in a Bohemian L.A. Canyon

On a tight budget, a designer helps an indie film director maximize his small space.
November 26, 2014
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Gifts from the Dwell Store: For Him

The Dwell Store’s assortment of design gifts has something for every man on your holiday list this year. From statement-making gifts to thoughtful stocking stuffers, our guide for him has dozens of ideas. View the complete collection here, and explore all of the Dwell Store’s holiday gift guides here.
November 26, 2014
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Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Rob Fissmer of Vitsœ

Rob Fissmer of the furniture company Vitsœ shares his gift ideas.
November 26, 2014