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Houses We Love

15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.


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Travel Reports

A Coastline Gem in Ogunquit, Maine

As I trekked northward to Maine last month for a lobster-filled weekend getaway, I stumbled upon the Ogunquit Museum of American Art.  A little ways from the shops and beach bustle of Shore…

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Travel Reports

Dwell’s Tips for Modern Travelers

The Dwell editors travel far and wide searching for the newest designs to bring into each issue. See our favorite spots and modern havens around the globe with our must-read city guides.

City Guide

Modern Across America: Salt Lake City

In our Modern Across America issue, we spotlighted five American cities with design scenes worth watching.

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City Guide

Curating Cologne

Gallerist Martin Kudlek shows us that there’s more to Cologne than its cathedral.

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Travel Reports

Touring Switzerland: Final Day

Waking up, despite the early hour, was a joy in sunny Lausanne. Finally, after days of rain, I could look onto spectacular Lake Geneva as I hurried through my breakfast.

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Travel Reports

Chicago’s Summer of Design

A massive exhibition and a new permanent design museum put the past, present, and future of the city’s design community in focus.

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Affordable, American Design Gift Guide

American Design Club is a group of designers that exists to help promote the work of designers working the US of A. The AmDC shop is a treasure trove of giftable items; here are our picks.

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Travel Reports

Forever Modern: Palm Spring's Design Scene

In our February 2013 issue, we looked back at the mid-century majesty of Palm Springs, California.


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Friday Finds 09.06.13

A tongue-in-cheek design guide, the world's first biodegradable water filter, a concrete camera DIY tutorial, Instagrams of North Korea, and more. Welcome to this week's Friday Finds! Happy Friday!


Video Exclusive: Mobility & Design

There’s an evolution toward purpose-driven design, combining thoughtful vision with today’s real needs.