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SPACE SAVING RENOVATION IN BROOKLYN

A renovation in Brooklyn proves that the secret to living in compact quarters lies in the details.

Photo by Gile Ashford.

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AN ELEVATED DECKHOUSE IN ENGLAND

A design-minded pair ensures that their tiny seaside getaway in Hampshire, England, is shipshape.

Photo by Ben Anders.

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José Roberto, who says his family is always cooking something, prepares a snack with Jimena on the Ariston gas cooktop installed on the custom table.

LATIN AMERICA'S BEST MODERN HOMES

Latin America's design scene is heating up, from artisan-made goods making their way to US department stores to the massive architecture projects going up in advance of the World Cup and Olympic Games. These homes from the Dwell archives represent some of the southern hemisphere's best residential modernism. And don't forget to check out our city guides on Lima, Mexico City, Buenos Aires, Santiago, and São Paolo.

Photo by Paco Perez.

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A COLOR-DRENCHED BROOKLYN BROWNSTONE

Portland-based studio Jessica Helgerson Interior Design rehauled a Brooklyn brownstone with furnishings and finishes in bold colors and tactile materials. Dwell checks in with lead designer Chelsie Lee to get the scoop on the furniture and fittings.

Photo by Andrew Cammarano.

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AN ART-INSPIRED MODERN HOUSE IN NEBRASKA

Tasked with creating a hybrid residence and art gallery, architect Jeff Dolezal of Omaha, Nebraska, firm Tack Architects called upon mid-century influences to create a showpiece of modern design in the city's Regency neighborhood.

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OH CANADA! MODERN HOMES IN THE GREAT WHITE NORTH

Cunning Canucks have created new ways to achieve modern, affordable living.

Photo by Alexi Hobbs.

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HOME OFFICE DESIGN INSPIRATION

Let's be honest, working from home always sounds like a great idea but you need a well appointed and dedicated workspace to really get anything done. Working from your cozy bed or curled up on the couch sounds delightful in theory but after a while can be quite uncomfortable, not to mention terrible for your posture. Here, we take a look at seven beautiful, practical and creative home offices to give you a little inspiration for your own.

Photo by Ivan Brodey.

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brooklyn renovation living room

SPACE SAVING RENOVATION IN BROOKLYN

A renovation in Brooklyn proves that the secret to living in compact quarters lies in the details.

Photo by Gile Ashford.

Photo by Gile Ashford.

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