10 Inspirations for Beating the Heat
With the weather creeping towards record highs here in the Bay Area, we turn our minds to everything cool. From pools to ice cream to architecture designed to enjoy the breeze, we'll take anything we can get to inspire thoughts of cooling off in this heat.
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- Former pastry chef Jessica Goryl, who learned to make ice cream while working at a steakhouse, has just opened L.A.
- Walter Gropius wanted the Hagerty House, his first commission in the United States, to be as close to the sea as possible.
- For those seeking refuge from an interminable game of Marco Polo, these four pool houses provide an artful escape.
- We take a look at 10 of our favorite swimming pools and pool houses from over the years.
- The Bauhaus designer’s modern vision helped post-war American building see the future.
- For homemade ice cream! Whether you favor Kumquat-Poppy Seed or plain Vanilla, a home ice-cream maker lets you effortlessly craft a scoop that's made to order.
- Alongside Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright, German architect Walter Gropius was a foundational figure in modern architecture design.
- Massachusetts has a long and storied history of progressivism, one that is reflected in these groundbreaking designs from Dwell's archives.