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15 Modern and Creative Spaces For Kids
15 Modern and Creative Spaces For Kids
It's never too early to instill a good sense of design into your kids.
How to Use Modern Home Decor in Unexpected Ways
How to Use Modern Home Decor in Unexpected Ways
If you feel like you're seeing all the same decorating ideas over and over and would rather take a fresh approach to your interiors, consider these 9 ways of using home decor to...
St. Barts-Inspired Accents Create Modern Tranquility in an Austin Tilley Row Home
St. Barts-Inspired Accents Create Modern Tranquility in an Austin Tilley Row Home
An interior design studio outfits an Austin home with midcentury-modern minimalism, and sprinkles it with organic and ethnic accents inspired by St. Barts.
Classic West Meets Contemporary Cool at the Anvil Hotel in Jackson, Wyoming
Classic West Meets Contemporary Cool at the Anvil Hotel in Jackson, Wyoming
New York City-based Studio Tack transforms a 1950s motel into a modern property that incorporates local culture into its cosmopolitan design and execution.
Stay in a Domed, Glass-Front Vacation Home in a Spanish Forest
Stay in a Domed, Glass-Front Vacation Home in a Spanish Forest
Nestled in a Mediterranean pine forest at the confluence of two rivers in Lledó, Spain, is El Caracol, a rustic-modern domed holiday house that from afar, looks like half of an...
A Renovated Pagan House in the Swiss Alps Puts Guests in Touch With the Past
A Renovated Pagan House in the Swiss Alps Puts Guests in Touch With the Past
A sprinkling of modernity resurrects an exquisite medieval alpine home.
House of Tomorrow
House of Tomorrow
In fits and bursts, the evolution of the smart home continues.
Part of an Epic Expansion, London’s V&A Museum Paves its Courtyard With 11,000 Porcelain Tiles
Part of an Epic Expansion, London’s V&A Museum Paves its Courtyard With 11,000 Porcelain Tiles
RIBA Stirling Prize-winning architect Amanda Levete and her firm AL_A has just completed Exhibition Road Quarter, the largest architectural expansion to London's Victoria & Albert...
When Was the Last Time You 
Had a Tech Fail at Home?
When Was the Last Time You Had a Tech Fail at Home?
Gadgets that promise greater convenience all too often deliver headaches.
Merging Inside and Out, an L.A. Firm Modernizes a 1940s Abode
Merging Inside and Out, an L.A. Firm Modernizes a 1940s Abode
When HH Design first saw this compact, 1940s stucco home outside Santa Monica, California, its street appeal was nonexistent.
An Unused Garage Is Transformed Into a Light-Filled Backyard Studio
An Unused Garage Is Transformed Into a Light-Filled Backyard Studio
An inspiring renovation gives new life to a San Francisco family's old, unused garage.
A Pair of Designers Renovate Their Brooklyn Brownstone With a Bright Monochromatic Palette
A Pair of Designers Renovate Their Brooklyn Brownstone With a Bright Monochromatic Palette
With a monochromatic makeover, a pair of designers revive a common Brooklyn brownstone apartment.
Philadelphia Row House Renovation
Philadelphia Row House Renovation
In historic Philadelphia, Jibe Design gives a row home a bright modern update—and a dose of Persian pattern.
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's Former Midcentury Home in the Hollywood Hills Is For Sale
John Legend and Chrissy Teigen's Former Midcentury Home in the Hollywood Hills Is For Sale
Join Zillow for a tour of the illustrious couple's former 1960s pad that's asking $2.495 million.
Top 5 Homes of the Week That We Can't Get Enough Of
Top 5 Homes of the Week That We Can't Get Enough Of
From the hills of Santa Barbara to a waterfront city in Poland, these homes stand out from the rest with their funky, unique architecture and interior design.
Snøhetta Designs the Interiors of Barr, the Noma Group’s New  Copenhagen Restaurant
Snøhetta Designs the Interiors of Barr, the Noma Group’s New Copenhagen Restaurant
Chefs Thorsten Schmidt and René Redzepi want to be clear—their new concept restaurant Barr is not just another Nordic restaurant—and with Snøhetta's stunning redesign of the...
7 Most Eco-friendly Countertops
7 Most Eco-friendly Countertops
We used and abused seven eco-friendly countertops to investigate if they could stand the heat of Dwell’s kitchen.
10 Jean Nouvel Buildings We Love
10 Jean Nouvel Buildings We Love
French Pritzker Prize-winning architect Jean Nouvel is credited by the New York Times in a profile piece as "exceptionally good at allowing a building to take on a personality of...
At a Japanese Flower Art School, Nendo Drapes an Ivy of Mirrors Over a Stone Garden by Isamu Noguchi
At a Japanese Flower Art School, Nendo Drapes an Ivy of Mirrors Over a Stone Garden by Isamu Noguchi
Nendo cut a thin stainless-steel sheet with a mirror finish into 2,000 rhombus-shaped pieces to construct an "ivy of...
A Professor and Designer Tests a New Hybrid Material on His Miami Beach Home
A Professor and Designer Tests a New Hybrid Material on His Miami Beach Home
Using his Miami Beach home as a laboratory, professor and designer Nick Gelpi tests a material that recasts concrete’s tough image.