Happy Earth Day! Dwell Store Picks
- Philadelphia–based Peg and Awl was founded by husband and wife design team Margaux and Walter Kent.
Of aluminum construction, this lamp features a shade that swivels 360 degrees and an arm that tilts 90 degrees. It has a dimmer control, is scratch resistant and is contructed of mostly recyclable materials. It won Best in Show and Best Lighting Design at Neocon 2007. It is also available as a floor lamp.
Turning privacy into an easy DIY project, this lightweight, all-in-one curtain system includes hanging cord, wall fixings, pegs, and a selection of woven and synthetic textiles. kvadrat.dk
- From a lightweight synthetic curtain to a recycled modular nomad system, here are five more pieces of furniture that will guarantee privacy.
Lightweight but heavy duty, these modular storage compartments—evocative of Kartell’s Componibili—connect via layers of recycled cork.
This workshop, led by sustainability coach Deborah Tull, offers a down-to-earth approach to understanding the A to Z of how to compost in your own backyard.
- In our Modern Across America issue, we rounded up the best American-made products from across the country. Here's a look at some of the best products from the Midwest.
- Continuing our small spaces series today, we offer tips for the very smallest rooms of all: The bathroom and the closet.