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8 Homes with Striking Layouts

Extra attention to spatial design enhances the way these residents experience their abodes.
August 24, 2015
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5 All-Black Kitchens

Black is the perfect hue for concealing wear and tear in the hardest working room in the house.
August 21, 2015
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27 Pools to Dive Into

Explore Dwell's comprehensive collection of modern swimming pools.
August 18, 2015
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An 1850s Prefab Cottage from Boston Finds New Life in Australia

A derelict home in Melbourne received a complete overhaul by Jost Architects in five months.
August 17, 2015
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A Family Builds a Tiny Backyard Studio on an Even Tinier Budget

In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally enterprising children use reclaimed materials to create a versatile 168-square-foot backyard building.
August 15, 2015
Copenhagen renovation attic with Eames chairs.

A Cramped Attic Became a Sunny Dining Room in this Renovation of a Copenhagen Tudor

A furniture designer carves out a modern family home in a renovated 1925 structure on the outskirts of Copenhagen.
August 15, 2015
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An Adorable Midcentury Revamp in Bel Air

This light-filled house in Bel Air brings together indoor and outdoor, private and open, living.
August 13, 2015
Floating stairs in an Istanbul loft

5 Gravity-Defying Floating Staircases

We can't take our eyes off these floating stairs, nor, for safety reasons, should we.
August 12, 2015
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A Fun, Cost-Conscious Home with Bright Interiors and a Climbing Wall

Challenged to build a budget-friendly dream home, a Wyoming firm delivers a bold, beautiful box.
August 11, 2015