Advertising
Advertising

You are here

2011

We Love New York

March 2011 cover We Love New York
Inside the City's Smartest Homes
March 2011,
Vol. 11
Issue 04.
Image

Retail's Details

Few feelings equal the rush of shopping in the center of the universe with cold hard cash—–or credit—–burning a hole in the pocket.
Image

Family Home Renovation in Brooklyn

For most homeowners, the goal of renovating is to transform an existing space into an idealized domicile.
Image

All Together Now

When Svetlin Krastev and Dessi Nikolova had their second child, they saw two options: Go broke buying a bigger apartment, or renovate their existing 620-square-foot home.
Small space with room divider

Stow Aways

How do you squeeze maximum functionality out of minimal space? Rosa and Robert Garneau make it happen with multipurpose furniture, a hydraulic Murphy bed, and secret compartments galore.
Image

Thomas Phifer: Light on the Subject

Don’t be fooled by his mellow, self-effacing demeanor: Architect Thomas Phifer is a master of his craft, designing daylit, minimalist buildings that meld the ideals of classic modernism with…
Modern loft renovation in Brooklyn, New York

In the Loop

Adrian Jones lived in his top-floor loft in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood for nine years before renovating.
The Miner and Major experiment in New York

Communal Living on a Budget in Brooklyn

The Miner and a Major is an experiment in communal living and fantastical form.
Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka, photographed by Masahiro Okamura.

Tokujin Yoshioka

Two million plastic drinking straws fill an exhibition space like haystacks of spun silk; a chair is “grown” from crystals in a transparent tank—Tokujin Yoshioka’s work is…
Image

Five Boroughs in 48 Hours

When Dwell proposed that I undertake a design writing variant of Supermarket Sweep—visiting five projects in five boroughs in two days—I had a single thought: Why me?
Image

New York Stories

Holly Hotchner knows New York. Here, the born-and-bred Manhattanite—and director of the Museum of Arts and Design—shares her picks for books that symbolize the spirit of her city.
Image

You Are Where You Live

The ads in the real estate section of the Sunday New York Times are a barometer of perceived need: what we think about when we are at our hungriest, our most grasping, our most insecure.
Modern wall hooks

Catchy Hooks

Picture your garment-strewn home, with coats tossed over the sofa’s arm, scarves slung over side chairs, and handbags hidden who-knows-where.
Advertising