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  1. Speak for the Trees

    Speak for the Trees

    When it comes to building or renovating a house, one of the most important things to consider is the provenance of the materials—particularly in regards to sourcing responsibly harvested...

    12.31.09

  2. The World's Best Public Spaces

    The World's Best Public Spaces

    Here we present our favorite public places to linger, people watch, and take in nature’s bounty. We’ve gotten the ball rolling with our top picks—–expect sculpture parks and...

    05.12.10

  3. Gift Ideas from a New Homeowner

    Gift Ideas from a New Homeowner

    Assistant Photo Editor Alexis Tjian: At work I am constantly in front of my computer, doing photo research and working on stories. I've definitely scrolled through my fair share of blogs and...

    written by: Alexis Tjian
    12.02.09

  4. Mid-Century Furniture for Kids

    Mid-Century Furniture for Kids

    Twee Womb chairs and tiny Tulip tables are not a recent fad invented by design blogs and enterprising modern furniture manufacturers—kid-size replicas of iconic pieces have always been de...

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    01.22.10

  5. Small Time: Pieces That Do Double Duty

    Small Time: Pieces That Do Double Duty

    What’s the best way to deal with limited space? Find furniture that does double duty—–whether it’s a rolling cart that becomes a prep station and then a makeshift dining...

    04.06.10

  6. 12 Serving Trays

    12 Serving Trays

    There's nothing nicer than breakfast in bed--and nothing worse than bed covers covered in coffee and toast. I recently set out on a hunt for colorful, graphically bold serving trays that will sort...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    05.11.10

  7. Party Supplies

    Party Supplies

    I look for any excuse to plan a celebration, and there's no better reason than the holiday season! Whether you have a house full of family or are planning an intimate dinner party for close friends...

    written by: Katie Widdowson
    12.08.10

  8. Gifts For a Cause

    Gifts For a Cause

    As part of the marketing department, I'm constantly multitasking and discovering ways to be more purposeful about the things I do, in order to increase efficiency. It occurred to me that this...

    written by: Grace Yi
    12.08.10

  9. Mapping Prefab

    Mapping Prefab

    In just under ten years, dozens of prefab projects from all over the world have graced the pages of Dwell. We sifted through our archives to find some of our best-loved pieces, revisiting stories...

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    03.01.10

  10. Site Specifics: San Diego, CA

    Site Specifics: San Diego, CA

    Nestled on the Pacific coastline, between Los Angeles's sprawl and the Mexican border, San Diego is a surprisingly design-forward town with a handful of modern masterpieces to prove it.

    03.23.10

  11. Kitchen Wishlist

    Kitchen Wishlist

    Editor Sarah Rich: "I'm an enthusiastic collector of kitchen tools and cookbooks from decades past. Whether it's a brightly colored enamel corkscrew or a recipe compilation from Gold Rush-era...

    written by: Sarah Rich
    11.20.09

  12. Things To Make and Do

    Things To Make and Do

    Assistant Editor Jordan Kushins: I’d love to make more time to make more things in the new year, and could definitely use a nudge or two in the right direction. DIY inspiration really is...

    written by: Jordan Kushins
    12.09.09

  13. 12 Sofas

    12 Sofas

    We've combed through our archives to revisit an easy dozen of our favorite pieces, running the gamut from prim and proper to supple and slouchy.

    03.30.10

  14. 10 Benches

    10 Benches

    April showers have brought May flowers and now is the ideal time to retreat to the outdoors and idle away spring's sunny afternoons. We've rounded up ten of our favorite benches that form the...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    05.03.10

  15. 9 Dish Drainers

    9 Dish Drainers

    Dishes don't dry on their own and when you don't have a kitchen full of helpful towel-equipped guests at the ready, you're going to need a drying rack on which to place your freshly washed plates....

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake
    08.10.10

  16. Eco-Friendly for the Caffeine Lover

    Eco-Friendly for the Caffeine Lover

    Some might describe me as fanatical about coffee, but I call it a deep appreciation! The items I have chosen for Dwell's Holiday Gift Guide represent my favorite finds, a few practical, but all...

    written by: Brian Karo
    12.02.10

  17. For the Traveler

    For the Traveler

    Each month I visit the lovely folks in Minnesota to oversee printing and ensure that our magazine reaches you in the most perfect state possible. And I like to travel overseas in my off time. With...

    written by: Kathryn Hansen
    12.09.10

  18. Creative Storage Solutions

    Creative Storage Solutions

    We are suffering a shortage of good storage in our house at the moment: our bathroom miscellany is crammed into plastic drawers under the sink; magazines are strewn scattershot across our coffee...

    written by: Jaime Gillin
    12.10.10

  19. Gentleman's Club

    Gentleman's Club

    The time is nigh to start finding gifts for the gents in your life; heaven knows they can be murder to shop for. With that in mind, I've collected a few bits and bobs that will add a bit of...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    12.14.11

  20. Sidewalk Gardens in San Francisco

    Sidewalk Gardens in San Francisco

    After taking on San Francisco City Hall, architect Jane Martin helped spawn a movement that has rendered the city’s sidewalks more hospitable to birds, bees, butterflies—and even to...

    06.22.09

  21. Site Specifics: Mumbai, India

    Site Specifics: Mumbai, India

    A churning metropolis defined by its Indian, English, and Portuguese past, Mumbai, India, now has the poise, populace, and design potential to be one of the 21st century’s most interesting...

    06.03.10

  22. Prefab Discussion with Amanda Dameron and Joseph Tanney

    Prefab Discussion with Amanda Dameron and Joseph Tanney

    Please join Dwell's Editor-in-Chief Amanda Dameron and architect Joseph Tanney of Resolution: 4 Architecture on December 4, 2012 at the new WeCross space as they discuss America's love affair (and...

    11.05.12

  23. Modern Embassy Walking Tour in DC with Editor Aaron Britt

    Modern Embassy Walking Tour in DC with Editor Aaron Britt

    Embassy Row along Massachusetts Avenue NW is one of the great architectural and cultural treats of Washington DC. Newly constructed embassies mingle with the brick colonials that give the city so...

    05.04.09

  24. William Kentridge: Five Themes

    William Kentridge: Five Themes

    The exhibition features the first American presentation and catalogue of the new work Kentridge has created since 2000 that dramatically expands his technical innovations as an artist filmmaker,...

    06.22.09

  25. Dwell on Design 2011

    Dwell on Design 2011

    Join Dwell for a weekend centered all around modern design from food to prefab to crafts to products to architecture. Curated by Dwell editors and attended by scores of design-seekers, Dwell on...

    02.25.11

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