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Spend Your Days Working From Home in This Handsomely Renovated Oakland Loft for $1.2M
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18 Modern Fireplaces and Fire Pits to Inspire Outdoor Living
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Meet “Object & Thing,” New York’s Rule-Breaking New Art and Design Fair
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This Cedar-Wrapped Cabin Mimics its Natural Surroundings With Ease
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A Toronto-Based Firm Breathes New Life Into a Victorian’s Interior
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An Impeccably Renovated Midcentury by Case Study Architect Craig Ellwood Asks $3.75M
This arresting Los Angeles–area residence echoes the style of the designer’s Case Study House #16B.
Snag This Rare International Style Home in Washington, D.C.
Designed by esteemed local architect Louis Giles, Jr., the house combines midcentury cool with tasteful modern upgrades.
This Pennsylvania Builder Ups the Ante With Tiny Homes Starting at $45K
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A Famed Japanese Composer's Effortless Honolulu Hideout Asks $2.95M
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15 Outdoor Kitchens That Inspire Al Fresco Dining
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Submit Your Brilliant Daylit Designs to Andersen’s Bright Ideas Awards, Powered by Dwell
Enter your residential projects with outstanding fenestration, solar orientation, or other inspired daylighting strategies by...
Donald Wexler Himself Helped Renovate This Palm Springs Prefab Rental
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A Celeb-Worthy Home in Beverly Hills Asks $6.75M
Offering lofty canyon views and poolside living, the Phineas Residence embodies the Californian way of life.
A Look at 10 Iconic Case Study Houses in California
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The 33 Hottest Sales to Shop This Fourth of July
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Design 101: What Are Alexander Homes, and Why Are They Still So Beloved?
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An 18th-Century Townhouse Is Now a Chic Norwegian Rental
Built in 1710, this historic Norwegian townhouse has been transformed into an airy holiday home.
Soak Up the Sun at This Spectacular Moroccan Retreat
Composed of cubic modules, a minimalist Moroccan villa encourages relaxation while referencing local building traditions.
A Luminous L.A. Beach House With All-Original Features Asks $2.3M
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Own Justin Timberlake's Posh Soho Penthouse For $8M
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Here’s How to Support the Protests Against Police Brutality
Protestors across the U.S. are demanding justice for George Floyd and other victims of police brutality.
Greta Garbo’s Swedish Island Villa Is Up For Sale
On the idyllic island of Ingarö in Sweden is a secluded summer villa that Hollywood siren Greta Garbo used as a private retreat.
8 New Spire Designs That Could Crown the Notre Dame Cathedral
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A New Chicago Bed-and-Breakfast Occupies a Former Publishing House
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The Best Memorial Day Sales to Shop Right Now
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Submit Your Project to the 2020 Dwell Design Awards
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14 Architectural Gingerbread Houses That Are Definitely Not Cookie Cutter
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This Rare Two-Story Eichler Has Just Been Listed For $1.35M
Two-story Eichler homes are few and far between, making this midcentury beauty in Marin County a particularly special property.
This Eco-Friendly Bed-and-Breakfast in Italy Is the Perfect Indoor/Outdoor Escape
Less than an hour drive from Venice or Verona, La Mugletta is a modern B&B located in the Euganean Hills of Northern Italy.

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