The Top 15 Products Dwell Readers Bought in July

The Top 15 Products Dwell Readers Bought in July

Barbecue tools, bath towels, and running shoes galore.

Last month, we saw Dwell readers add to their summer reading list, take advantage of some great deals during Nordstrom’s anniversary sale, and embrace pool life with floaties suggested by this vegan skincare brand’s founder. Take a peek at the most popular products from our community that will keep temps down, aesthetics up, and summer hangouts going strong for the rest of the season.

New sheets, new you!

Nordstrom at Home Percale Sheet Set
Embrace minimalist style with this crisp cotton percale sheet set that includes a fitted sheet, flat sheet and two pillowcases.

This will make your repeat listenings of "Edge of Glory" slightly more fun. 

Crosley Radio Cruiser Deluxe Turntable
A classic portable turntable is updated for the digital age with built-in Bluetooth compatibility. Keep the tunes to yourself with the headphone jack, or share them with a crowd via RCA ports that connect to your sound system.

What's not to love about a new towel?

Dusen Dusen Atom Bath Towel
Add a playful note to your bathroom with the science-inspired pattern of this towel made from plush, absorbent terry cloth woven from soft Portuguese cotton.  ...

Bring the fields of lavender to your dusty kitchen. 

P.F. Candle Co. Ojai Lavender 7.2 Oz Soy Candle
A calming vortex surrounded by sun-drenched fields, orange groves and lavender farms, jagged mountains washed in a rosy, sunset glow. Aromatic, herbal, citrus.

A nice, crisp, comfy short. 

Flint and Tinder 365 Shorts - 7"
Cut like a chino, stretches like a performance short. Combine your favorite tailored chinos with the stretch of a performance short, and you get the 365 Shorts—bottoms so comfortable, you'll want to wear them every damn day of the year.

There's always room for melamine!

Crate & Barrel x Shinola Mackinac Melamine Dinnerware and Serveware
Showers of speckles animate our Mackinac melamine collection, giving the durable material the look of covetable terrazzo. Ideal for worry-free outdoor dining, the dishes stand up to everyday dining and cleaning in the dishwasher.

Pin these homes to your personal vision board. 

Atlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses
The most complete in-depth survey of global midcentury modern homes ever published—more than 400 stunning homes from 40 countries, designed by more than 290 of the world’s greatest architects.

Run like the wind, or something like it. 

On Cloudflow Running Shoe
Zero-gravity foam and 18-cloud cushioning further the springy comfort of a super-lightweight running shoe topped with breathable engineered mesh.

Even if you don't have a pool, keep these on hand just in case. 

The Nice Fleet Inflatable Printed Pool Rings
Splish splash. Quick, point us to the nearest pool or lake—because that’s exactly where we’re taking these floats. They’re made of BPA-free and happily recyclable PVC plastic. And those beach-inspired prints on both sides? They’ll shine bright even on the cloudiest of days.

A minor upgrade from disposable tinfoil trays. 

Tovolo Prep & Serve Grill Trays, Set of 2
No more mix-ups. You just fired up the coals, and you’re about to sear a couple of steaks...only, how do you keep the raw juices off of the cooked meat? Lucky for you, these grill trays just swooped in. There’s one for prep work and one for serving (the different colors will tell you which is...

Everyone loves linen!

Sijo French Linen Duvet Cover
Stonewashed French linen brings indulgently soft comfort to a duvet cover crafted with environmentally friendly practices to help you sleep easier than ever.  ...

A good soap dispenser is hard to find... but we did.

Simplehuman Liquid Sensor Pump
This sensor pump is an efficient way to wash your hands with no germs or smudges left behind. The clog-proof tubing ensures a precise and consistent flow, and the silicone valve prevents messy drips.

Read this before you install that wall sconce. 

Tools: The Ultimate Guide
A must-have compendium for anyone looking to learn about the fascinating world of over 500 essential tools.


A body polishing, skin cleaning towel made in Japan. There’s a reason our best ideas come at us in the shower. While our thinking brain relaxes into an automatic task, those background thoughts can free-associate all over the place. But that automatic task is still important—getting you clean.

Read this before you tear up the tile in your kitchen. 

Upgrade: Home Extensions, Alterations and Refurbishments
"We often hear that we live in a time that has no respect for the past: that ours is an era that disregards the architectural qualities of previous eras in an often flagrant way.

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