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  1. 5 Rugs that Brighten Any Room
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    5 Rugs that Brighten Any Room

    Easier than painting and less of a commitment than hanging curtains, these five rugs will brighten any corner (or the center) of your home.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    05.10.13

  2. Holiday Entertaining 101: Planning Ahead
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    Holiday Entertaining 101: Planning Ahead

    The secret to a great party is thinking of everything and planning ahead. We've put together a planning list complete with great modern design ideas to accomplish the perfect party.

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    12.09.13

  3. Girl Power
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    Girl Power

    In honor of International Women's Day (today!), we're celebrating ten brilliant women in design as featured in Dwell. And, be sure to check out 25 more women in design here.

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    03.08.13

  4. 6 Wooden Accessories for your Home
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    6 Wooden Accessories for your Home

    From a table lamp to a tape dispenser, these household accessories prove that wood is no longer just for cabinetry and furniture.

    written by: Ivane Soyombo
    06.07.13

  5. 5 Dwell Stories at Dwell on Design 2013
    Dwell on Design

    5 Dwell Stories at Dwell on Design 2013

    We invited architects, designers, and residents who have appeared in the pages of Dwell to join us onstage at this year’s Dwell on Design, which took place in June. Here’s a recap of those who took...

    written by: Erika Heet
    08.28.13

  6. Show Us How You Nest
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    Show Us How You Nest

    In our latest contest, Show Us How You Nest, we asked to see how much better your home would look with a new Nest Learning Thermostat. Here are our favorite 20 entries.

    written by: Kale Zicafoose
    08.02.13

  7. The Modern Family Zone
    Dwell on Design

    The Modern Family Zone

    The Modern Family Zone was a respite for Dwell on Design attendees with young children, with all manner of cool and stylish coloring, playing and resting opportunities. My six-year-old tried...

    written by: Erika Heet
    photos by: Peter Williams
    06.28.10

  8. 7 Birdhouses to Complement Your Modern Home
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    7 Birdhouses to Complement Your Modern Home

    With warm weather comes chirping birds. Providing a home for your feathered friends will not only protect their newly hatched chicks, but can also add some decoration for your yard! Here are seven...

    written by: Claire Andreas
    07.16.13

  9. They Were All Yellow: Modern Home Accessories
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    They Were All Yellow: Modern Home Accessories

    Whether it’s butter, canary, neon, or lemon, inject some color into your home with these yellow furnishings.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    11.01.13

  10. Modern Homes Built Around Trees
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    Modern Homes Built Around Trees

    Wishing to preserve existing sites and the natural beauty of original trees, these seven homes use nature as their centerpiece.

    written by: Jacqueline Leahy
    03.19.14

  11. More Than Meets the Eye
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    More Than Meets the Eye

    We may live in an increasingly public world, but that doesn’t mean we need to hide the occasional embarrassing photo or tuck away a top-secret file. Here are 5 sneaky storage solutions.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    03.06.13

  12. A Surfer's Paradise
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    A Surfer's Paradise

    For those that love salt in the air and sand in their hair, these seven shops and homes from the Dwell archives should have you busting out the wet suits and boards. Here, we highlight some of our...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    09.22.13

  13. Preview: The July/August Made in America Issue!
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    Preview: The July/August Made in America Issue!

    Dwell goes coast to coast with our annual Made in America issue. We share the newest US-made products and up-and-coming designers that keep our local industries buzzing. Plus, we visit homes in...

    written by: Olivia Martin
    06.24.13

  14. Alessi Taps Experimental Designers for WantedDesign 2014
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    Alessi Taps Experimental Designers for WantedDesign 2014

    The Alessi Design Lab exhibit will showcase the work of promising young designers at the 2014 WantedDesign conference in New York.

    written by: Jacqueline Leahy
    04.23.14

  15. Pedro E. Guerrero
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    Pedro E. Guerrero

    In 1939, Frank Lloyd Wright hired 22-year-old Pedro Guerrero to be Taliesin West’s resident photographer, the start of a collaborative bond that would last until Wright’s death in 1959....

    03.16.10

  16. Photos of Brasilia at 1500 Gallery
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    Photos of Brasilia at 1500 Gallery

    I've always been fascinated with instant cities, usually planless boomtowns based on a quick commercial strike or immediately evolved to absorb the overflow of some metropolis. But occasionally...

    written by: Aaron Britt
    09.08.10

  17. 5 Top Picks for Sliding Door Hardware
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    5 Top Picks for Sliding Door Hardware

    At Dwell, we're always exploring ideas for making the most of mixed-use spaces with clever modifications. Installing sliding doors can make the most of any space with versatile and affordable style...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    02.27.13

  18. 6 Indoor-Outdoor Hammocks
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    6 Indoor-Outdoor Hammocks

    Hammocks can range from casual to luxurious, showing up everywhere from backyards to boutique hotels. Here are 6 swingin’ hammock arrangements from the Dwell archives.

    written by: Erika Heet
    08.12.13

  19. Striking Modern White Facades Part Two
    Houses We Love

    Striking Modern White Facades Part Two

    Whether traditional or contemporary, these eight attractive residences have drenched their exteriors in striking bleached hues. Be sure to check out Part One of Striking Modern White Facades here.

    written by: Jami Smith
    01.28.14

  20. Lighting Designer We Love: Michael Anastassiades
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    Lighting Designer We Love: Michael Anastassiades

    For someone whose design philosophy is "to produce exceptionally designed objects of permanent value," you'd better believe it. Originally trained as a civil engineer and a graduate of industrial...

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    03.14.13

  21. Made in America: Shinola Brand Gets a Reboot
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    Made in America: Shinola Brand Gets a Reboot

    Shinola, a new brand promoting domestic manufacturing, aims to bring cottage industry back to the factory spaces of Detroit.

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    06.13.13

  22. Curtain Call: 8 Unique and Beautiful Uses for Curtains in the Home
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    Curtain Call: 8 Unique and Beautiful Uses for Curtains in the Home

    Everyone knows that window treatments can make or break a room but the windows are not the only place to use curtains in a home. Here, we take a look at some great examples of unique uses for...

    written by: Megan Hamaker
    09.26.13

  23. Parisian Concept Store: The Broken Arm
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    Parisian Concept Store: The Broken Arm

    Situated on Rue Perrée in the historic district of Le Marais lies the newly opened concept store, The Broken Arm.

    written by: Eujin Rhee
    05.13.13

  24. Counting Sheep
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    Counting Sheep

    Whether faux or for real, sheepskin and fur are modernists’ favorite fuzzy accessories.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    04.15.13

  25. Ideas for Japan's Reconstruction
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    Ideas for Japan's Reconstruction

    A new word has been added to the vocabulary of Japanese architects: 3/11. That's the date when an earthquake and tsunami killed 20,000 people, crashed through over 900,000 buildings along 300 miles...

    written by: Winifred Bird
    09.27.11

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