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  1. '60s Rock Superstar Micky Dolenz Creates Handmade Furniture with His Daughter's Help
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    '60s Rock Superstar Micky Dolenz Creates Handmade Furniture with His Daughter's Help

    When it comes to furniture design, the Monkee and his youngest daughter keep it in the family. Georgia and Micky Dolenz will discuss their design collaboration at

    written by: William Lamb
    03.23.15

  2. Outdoor Gear Built for the Urban Dweller
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    Outdoor Gear Built for the Urban Dweller

    Founded in 2008 by Jedd Rose and Mark Hansen, Topo Designs is an outdoor lifestyle brand. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the company designs wares that are meant to appeal to the Denver...

    written by: Marianne Colahan
    03.15.15

  3. Sutla
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    Sutla

    This Cape Town duo designs furniture with a functionalist bent.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    03.04.15

  4. Liliana Ovalle
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    Liliana Ovalle

    Liliana Ovalle designs objects to evolve with use.

    written by: Luke Hopping
    02.27.15

  5. The Brightly Colored World of Designers Scholten & Baijings
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    The Brightly Colored World of Designers Scholten & Baijings

    The reigning couple of color has made an indelibly saturated mark on the furniture scene of today. Here, a look at a new monograph on their work by Phaidon.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    02.11.15

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    9 Young Designers to Know Now

    As we begin culling our lists for Dwell's fourth Young Guns installment, in April of 2015, here's a look back at some of the emerging designers we've profiled in our pages.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    12.09.14

  7. Youngest Guns 2012
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    Youngest Guns 2012

    We jostled our way into the hallowed halls of academia to spotlight four shining examples of student-made work.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    12.08.14

  8. Designer Spotlight: Silvia Song
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    Designer Spotlight: Silvia Song

    From a 200-square-foot garage-turned-workshop, Silvia Song skillfully sculpts wooden wares.

    written by: Diana Budds
    12.08.14

  9. Aalto Isn't the Only Finnish Modernist: Meet Ilmari Tapiovaara
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    Aalto Isn't the Only Finnish Modernist: Meet Ilmari Tapiovaara

    Looking at back at the varied career of Finnish furniture designer Ilmari Tapiovaara.

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    12.05.14

  10. In Cape Town, a Creative Duo Forges a Unique Approach to Furniture Design
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    In Cape Town, a Creative Duo Forges a Unique Approach to Furniture Design

    Combining clean lines with traditional craftsmanship, a pair of Cape Town–based surfers help stoke, and satisfy, a demand for South African design.

    written by: William Lamb
    08.26.14

  11. 5 Puerto Rican Designers to Know
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    5 Puerto Rican Designers to Know

    These up-and-coming designers draw inspiration from their Caribbean heritage to create bold, colorful, and thoughtful objects for the contemporary home. Visit Design in Puerto Rico for more...

    07.21.14

  12. Design Icon: Eileen Gray
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    Design Icon: Eileen Gray

    The modernist designer generated an oeuvre that is gentler and more sensuous in spirit than many of her competitors.

    written by: Emily Shapiro
    06.09.14

  13. Q&A With American Dream Builders Finalist Lukas Machnik
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    Q&A With American Dream Builders Finalist Lukas Machnik

    Over the past 10 weeks on NBC’s new series American Dream Builders, host Nate Berkus has led us through inspiring interior design makeovers, meant to help a family in need. (Read Berkus's...

    written by: Alexandra Polier
    05.22.14

  14. Harry Bertoia's Jewelry Design
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    Harry Bertoia's Jewelry Design

    Midcentury-master Harry Bertoia's oeuvre includes iconic furniture, prints and drawings, sculpture, jewelry, and more. His daughter Celia recently spoke at San Francisco's Zinc Details as part of...

    written by: Diana Budds
    05.22.14

  15. Design Icon: 10 Works by Jasper Morrison
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    Design Icon: 10 Works by Jasper Morrison

    By striving for the “super normal,” the soft-spoken Brit has made noise with his inclusive, intuitive design.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    05.18.14

  16. Design Icon: Russel Wright
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    Design Icon: Russel Wright

    Industrial designer Russel Wright helped define American postwar living through his tableware, books, and furniture.

    written by: Olivia Martin
    05.01.14

  17. 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Charles and Ray Eames
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    10 Things You Didn’t Know About Charles and Ray Eames

    Clowns, churches, and an aquarium: Find out how far the boundless curiosity of Ray and Charles Eames stretched.

    written by: Patrick Sisson
    04.23.14

  18. Designer Spotlight: Vera & Kyte
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    Designer Spotlight: Vera & Kyte

    Two young Norwegian designers combine Scandinavian tradition with postmodern playfulness.

    written by: Dora Sapunar
    04.12.14

  19. NTN
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    NTN

    Ian Walton (who comes from a long line of physicists) and Marcel Twohig (the son of an artist and sculptor) both studied industrial design at Dublin’s National College of Art & Design. They...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    04.03.14

  20. Henny Van Nistelrooy
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    Henny Van Nistelrooy

    With his upbringing in rural Holland, his education in London, and his current base in Beijing, Dutch designer Henny van Nistelrooy mixes the flavors of his multiple worlds into a colorful and...

    written by: Tiffany Orvet
    04.03.14

  21. Margaux Keller
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    Margaux Keller

    Margaux Keller has come a long way since age 13, redecorating her room by arranging furniture and “pinning stuff on the walls.” She decided then, as a teenager growing up in Geneva, Switzerland, to...

    written by: Kelsey Keith
    04.03.14

  22. Karoline Fesser
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    Karoline Fesser

    Inquisitiveness motivates German designer Karoline Fesser, who lives and works in her hometown, just outside Cologne. “When I started to think about design, I didn’t even know the term ‘design’...

    written by: Diana Budds
    04.03.14

  23. Daniele Bortotto
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    Daniele Bortotto

    Nomadic Italian designer Daniele Bortotto gleans inspiration from the places he visits: “I’m always on a train,” he says. Bortotto has tapped into generations of craftsmanship found in Venice and...

    written by: Diana Budds
    04.03.14

  24. Nick Ross
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    Nick Ross

    It’s no wonder that designer Nick Ross—of the Stockholm studio that bears his name—often references historical events. For inspiration, he says, “You can’t beat a good BBC documentary. If the title...

    written by: Diana Budds
    04.03.14

  25. Vera & Kyte
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    Vera & Kyte

    Vera Kleppe and Åshild Kyte are the talents behind the up-and-coming Norwegian design studio Vera & Kyte. The Bergen-based duo credit their mixed aesthetic influences and curiosity about...

    written by: Tiffany Orvet
    04.03.14

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