Browse Dwell's editor-approved holiday shopping guides for 2014, with modern gifts for industrious students, confident cooks, art collectors, consummate hosts, and more.
Following our guide to the 2014 Salone Internazionale del Mobile, here are our picks for what to see in town during Milan's Design Week.
Part one of our guide to what to see in Milan at the 2014 Salone Internazionale del Mobile fair—first up, onsite at the Rho fairground.
Jettison your bulky furniture and swap in pieces that are collapsible, multifunctional, and modest in size. From an energy-efficient lamp that occupies a pinch of floor space to an essential...
Delving into everything from Alexander Girard to wabi-sabi, we take a look at 26 authoritative works on modern architecture, design, and technology.
Fresh geometries inform a modular residence in Portland, Oregon.
Want views from your house? Try building it on top of a skyscraper. These three penthouse apartments give their residents the best views in town.
Three ‘book-objects’ created by Alexander and Daria Kudmova Butahinoy of the Moscow-based Ruetemple Architectural Studio offer ways to store books and save space. Furnishing the outdoor, public...
Your home is modern. Why not offer similarly stylish digs for your winged neighbors? Here, three modern birdhouses to enhance any yard.
As summer nights swing into high gear, this outdoor lighting will keep your evenings bright.
We'd all like to do our part in cutting back on waste so how better to contribute than by doing something you directly and immediately benefit from in the process? By purchasing furniture and...
An in-progress 3-D printed house could impact the future of urban housing.
Every day at Dwell, we comb through scores of furniture and products, both hot-off-the-presses and modern classics. In our latest special issue, we rounded up five picks each in troublesome...
At Maison & Objet, Italian company exnovo debuted six new lines of 3D-printed lighting designs created by an additive process called laser sintering.
The disruptive technology is ready for a closeup, with Print the Legend, a new documentary film on 3D printing premiering this week at SXSW.
The world's second-largest continent boasts a variety of architectural styles, but these four homes indicate the growth of modern design in Africa.
When summer weather hits, there's nothing like a little outdoor entertaining. Here, we take a look at four homes with perfect spaces for open air gatherings.
The results of the American Institute of Architects' 11th annual Small Project Awards are in—and Dwell has the scoop on the smartest spaces under 1,000 square feet.
These four apartments serve as elevated sanctuaries that protect their residents from the city’s urgency.
Vacations are lively and adventurous when staying at one of these brightly-colored hotels.
Designing a house means taking every family member into account—even those with four legs.
There's something undeniably appealing and entrancing about the flicker of a fireplace. Whether on a roof deck or in a patio, in a cozy bedroom or expansive living area, we say flame on by...
Unyielding in the face of weather and backsides, the latest outdoor fabrics are as durable as they are eye-popping—in fact, each of these qualifies as heavy-duty in Martindale or Wyzenbeek abrasion...
We turn our eye to Israel to sample a bit of the modern design happening in the Middle-Eastern country.
Brick is a versatile material that’s made the transition from traditional building block to modern accent almost seamlessly. Sourced from the Dwell archives, click on through to see a few of our...