Advertising
Advertising

You are here

2013

The Furniture Issue

dwell june 2013 cover
June 2013,
Vol. 13
Issue 07.
rooms we love its always sunny tokyo

Compact Wooden Home in Japan

A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.
village vanguard dining room

A Family-Friendly New York City Apartment

Designer Suchi Reddy crafts a family-friendly New York City apartment.
prouve passion chair elements

Jean Prouvé's Design Legacy

An exhibition showcasing the ins and outs of Jean Prouvé’s industrial design aesthetic is the final word on the French master’s legacy.
open estate drawing room

A Neoclassical Gallery Home in Belgium

In this Brussels mansion, nothing has a price tag, but almost everything is for sale. Here, two design experts curate their fantasy house.
houses we love abstract expressionism

An Angular Copper-Clad Apartment Building in Italy

Perched in the Dolomite mountains, an angular copper-clad apartment building echoes the topography of its site.
a family affair backyard

An Aluminum-Clad Green Energy Home in England

Green Orchard, the home Paul Archer designed for his parents outside Bristol, England, sows the seeds of an active retirement.
salone snapshot shibuya vases

7 Salone Internazionale del Mobile Designs We Love

Each spring, Dwell hits the ground running to scout furniture, lighting, and accessories during the design industry's biggest fair, Salone Internazionale del Mobile.
togo or not togo ligne roset

Togo Sofa by Ligne Roset Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

Love it or hate it, the distinctive silhouette of Ligne Roset’s most enduring sofa model celebrates 40 years of booming business.
neely chair rec

Modern Furniture Fit for a Classic Eichler

Seeking a modern shell for their mid-century pieces, a pair of collectors found a relatively untouched Eichler in San Rafael, California—and a built-in excuse to acquire more furniture.
jars of clay josh herman ceramics

Ceramic Design We Love: Glazed and Textured

Ceramics have always been a key interior accessory for the mod home. Our current favorites incorporate advanced glazing techniques that pay homage to their mid-century forebears.
murphy sofa rec

How to Shop for a Sofa

Down cushions? Hardwood frame? New York City interior designer Timothy Brown gives us a quick tutorial on what to inspect when you’re inspecting.
think pink color swatches

6 Low-VOC Pink Paint Colors

Cover bare walls with any of these six rose-colored options from Sherwin-Williams, Devine Colors, and Glidden.
puff piece

Zieharsofika Seating by Meike Harde

Do you find regular cushions too staid? Are you bored by furniture with only one purpose? Meet Zieharsofika, the upholstery prototype by German designer Meike Harde.
basket case moroso collection

Product Spotlight: Woven Lamp and Accessory Design

The contemporary design scene is rife with reclaimed-timber furniture and reawakened cottage industries. Now weaving is about to have its moment in the spotlight.
le corbusier power of photography

3 New Book Releases: The Life and Work of Le Corbusier

2012 marked what would have been the 125th birthday of the great French architect Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, better known to the world as Le Corbusier.
pacific catch modern view

A 1950s Mid-Century Home Joins the Spokane Register of Historic Places

A pedigreed mid-century home tailor-made for its inhabitants and environs joins the Spokane Register of Historic Places.
palomba dining room rec

Modern Meets Ancient in a Renovated Italian Vacation Home

The acclaimed Italian designers Ludovica+Roberto Palomba carve a serene retreat out of a 17th-century oil mill in Salento, filling it with custom creations and their greatest hits.
heavy metal watering can

6 Modern Metallic Furniture and Product Designs

Moving beyond brass, which we’ve seen in spades for the past several years, consider a few more metallic options: copper, nickel, and good old stainless steel.
suita sofa

Sofa Design by Antonio Citterio

The canon of modern couches already has a pair of Eameses, but it took a small clutch of Italian furniture mavens to create the Charles.
matera  1

Product Spotlight: Modern Side Tables

When “couch surfing” better describes online shopping in the den than overnight guests, it may be time to pick a side table with laptops in mind.
aumas collectables rec

A Furniture Collector's Renovated Flat in Paris

Jean-Christophe Aumas’ multihued Paris apartment houses both the highly sought artistic director and the stunning assemblage of furniture he’s brought back from his travels.
los feliz rec 0

The Modern Renovated Home of Glee Star Jayma Mays

Armed with a keen eye for design and a yen for vintage furniture shopping, Glee star Jayma Mays and actor Adam Campbell revitalize a formerly jumbled Los Angeles house.
peanuts rocking chair

Iconic Furniture Cameos on Charles Schulz's Peanuts

In a comic strip that appeared March 1, 1953, a Knoll Hardoy butterfly chair and an Eames LCW occupy a living room—the first appearance of mid-century modern furniture in Peanuts.
Advertising