When not working in design, Sarah Rich writes, talks and forecasts about food and consumer culture.

Friday Finds 4.17.09
For this installment of the Week in Review, the Dwell team found inspiration in the far reaches of the Web—from attachable...
Friday Finds 9.11.09
A great sigh of relief gave way to early anticipation as we sent off our first ever Dwell Special Issue last week.
Eric Ryan of Method reviews 5 front-loading washers and dryers
For all of the grass stain–elimination contests we see on TV among name-brand laundry detergents, it’s the washers and dryers...
Rising Tides Are No Match for This Coastal Home
Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.
A Sonoma Prefab That Celebrates a Family’s Passion for Cooking
Nestled in an apple grove in Sebastopol, California, the Orchard House is a rural idyll for the modern cook.
A Modern Coastal Home in Stinson Beach
For all the joys of beachfront living, it’s not without its risks.