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  1. Pendleton's Park Blankets

    Pendleton's Park Blankets

    National parks blankets made in Oregon by Pendleton Woolen Mills. Taken as a group, all the Pendleton products have a rather rustic effect, but individually we could see them fitting well into a...

    written by: Aaron Britt

  2. Occupy George

    Occupy George

    Though the sprawling Occupy movement may not be able to agree to a central compact, or even list of demands, its message that wealth inequality in America is untenable is a pressing, and salient,...

    written by: Aaron Britt

  3. Enter to Win in Dwell's Exclusive Holiday Giveaway

    Enter to Win in Dwell's Exclusive Holiday Giveaway

    Throughout the month of December, we’re offering 31 fabulous giveaways, and you could take one home! Simply enter every day until each item’s drawing date—there’s no limit...

    written by: Dwell Staff

  4. Six Upcycled Design Picks

    Six Upcycled Design Picks

    Upcycled and reclaimed products are losing their stigma as burlap sack and bottle top creations. Slowly but surely, they are infusing the design world with sharp ideas and a feel-good ethos. Here...

    written by: Olivia Martin

  5. What's the Midcentury Modern Classic of Your Dreams?

    What's the Midcentury Modern Classic of Your Dreams?

    The ghost of Charles Eames shows up and demands you buy the midcentury modern classic of your dreams. Charles says money is no object. What do you choose? Let us know in the comments section below.

    written by: Dwell Staff

  6. LivingColors Lamps by Philips

    LivingColors Lamps by Philips

    Editor-in-chief Sam Grawe offers his San Francisco apartment as a staging ground for a couple LivingColors lamps, and we asked associate photo editor Alexis Tjian to set up a few color-saturated...

    written by: Amanda Dameron
    photos by: Alexis Tjian

  7. Marimekko's Iconic Patterns

    Marimekko's Iconic Patterns

    It's hard not to adore (and lust after) Marimekko's fabrics. In the early 1950s, as Finland continued its slow ­recovery from World War II, textile designer Armi Ratia seized the opportunity to...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake

  8. 6 Coat Stands for the Modern Home

    6 Coat Stands for the Modern Home

    Home is a place to hang your hat. And your coat. More than a sleek place to rest your jacket, these six coat rack designs combine storage and style with a certain je ne sais quoi.

    written by: Jacqueline Leahy

  9. This Smart Standing Desk Will Make Your Work Day Healthier

    This Smart Standing Desk Will Make Your Work Day Healthier

    By now we've all been told of the negative impacts of sedentary office jobs. Some have gone so far as to call sitting the new smoking. Ergonomics experts recommend standing for 15 minutes every...

    written by: Diana Budds

  10. A Powerful, New E-Bike Aims to Make Americans Less Car-Dependent

    A Powerful, New E-Bike Aims to Make Americans Less Car-Dependent

    Yuba Bicycles and Currie Technologies team up to launch Spicy Curry, an electric cargo bike designed for families to knock out errands quickly and efficiently.

    written by: Luke Hopping

  11. American Made School Supplies

    American Made School Supplies

    In the October 2011 issue we're spotlighting all of our favorite American-made design. To lend a hand, we've asked Michael and Ruth Storc of the great site Design Patriot to share their top Made in...

    written by: Michael Storc

  12. American Cycle: Modern Gear for Biking

    American Cycle: Modern Gear for Biking

    Dwell’s roundup of tech-savvy biking gear and stylish new cycles will give you more reasons to ride. In a poor paraphrase of George Orwell, two wheels good, four wheels bad.

    written by: Patrick Sisson

  13. New from OXO

    New from OXO

    OXO has always been one of our favorite product companies: it has been at the forefront of universal design and seamlessly integrates function into the form of all its products. Here we spotlight...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake

  14. The Life Aquatic

    The Life Aquatic

    Aquaponics, currently receiving funding on Kickstarter, looks to combine a fish tank and a sustainable garden all-in-one.

    written by: Skylar Bergl

  15. A Carpenter's Tool Box

    A Carpenter's Tool Box

    I was a carpenter and architectural woodworker in Northern California for 12 years before sidestepping into a related writing, photography, and editing career in 1988. I’ve also been swinging...

    written by: Bruce Greenlaw
    photos by: Bruce Greenlaw

  16. Snaidero Universal Design Kitchens

    Snaidero Universal Design Kitchens

    Universal design doesn't need to be ugly--and, more so, shouldn't be. Done well, it's undifferentiated design for the whole population, for disabled and nondisabled people alike, as Graham Pullin,...

    written by: Miyoko Ohtake

  17. Salone Posters

    Salone Posters

    In the beginning, there was Italy. When a handful of furniture manufacturers formed Cosmit in 1961, Salone Internazionale del Mobile was conceived to promote homegrown talent. In the subsequent...

    written by: Jordan Kushins

  18. WF Magazine Side Table

    WF Magazine Side Table

    For our October issue we're celebrating the best in American design, so we recently got on the phone with Parsons-trained furniture and lighting designer Joshua Howe who spoke to us from his Hudson...

    written by: Aaron Britt

  19. New from Resource Furniture

    New from Resource Furniture

    Right before Hurricane Sandy swept into New York and its environs, we paid a visit to the midtown showroom of Resource Furniture. Resource Furniture is a frequent exhibitor at Dwell on Design, and...

    written by: Kelsey Keith

  20. Gorgeous New Kitchen Appliances with a Handle on Technology

    Gorgeous New Kitchen Appliances with a Handle on Technology

    These Italian-designed kitchen-tech tools are part of the Internet of Things We Covet.

    written by: Patrick Sisson

  21. Dwell Holiday Gift Guide: For Him

    Dwell Holiday Gift Guide: For Him

    With nary a necktie in sight, this year's gift guide for men offers something distinctive for every guy on your list, from the sartorialist to the grilling enthusiast to the classic car aficionado...

    written by: Dwell Staff

  22. Nendo for Bisazza Bagno

    Nendo for Bisazza Bagno

    In our Bath & Spa special issue, we chatted with Nendo founder Oki Sato, who released his first bathroom collection for Bisazza Bagno earlier this year. Here, we show more from the line of...

    written by: Dwell Staff

  23. 8 Weekend Getaway Essentials for Design Lovers

    8 Weekend Getaway Essentials for Design Lovers

    As cool temps and winter snowstorms sweep the nation, there’s no time like the present to enjoy a weekend away. Whether you’re seeking a cozy mountain retreat, adventurous weekend, or a...

    written by: Marianne Colahan

  24. Bright Colors for Your Bathroom

    Bright Colors for Your Bathroom

    From accessories to necessities, these colorful products will brighten up any bathroom.

    written by: Dwell Staff

  25. Shanty Storage Cabinet: Groove is in the Art

    Shanty Storage Cabinet: Groove is in the Art

    Doshi Levien’s corrugated steel furniture elevates the design of DIY homebuilders.

    written by: Patrick Sisson