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22 Outdoor Dining Chairs That’ll Level Up Your Patio
22 Outdoor Dining Chairs That’ll Level Up Your Patio
Savor the sunny weather with these stylish seats.
A Retired Couple’s Hillside Home Is an Ode to Laid-Back Coastal Living
On Australia’s Coal Coast, Bokey Grant Architects creates a crisp, white dwelling that emphasizes ocean views and indoor/outdoor flow.
Get French Design Faster With Ligne Roset’s Quick Ship Outdoor Collection
The quickest way to enjoy summer is with in-stock furniture.
One of Only Three Frank Lloyd Wright Homes in Virginia Is on the Market for $2.9M
One of Only Three Frank Lloyd Wright Homes in Virginia Is on the Market for $2.9M
Completed in 1960—less than a year after the legendary architect’s death—the Cooke House also marks one of his last works.
Before & After: A Rural Home on the California Coast Embraces Simplicity in Materials and Mindset
A new addition makes it possible for kids to have their own space, while still being close to their parents.
Eames Obsessives Have a New Mecca to Explore
With Ray and Charles’ granddaughter at the helm, a new nonprofit organization aims to inspire today’s creative thinkers with a never-before-seen design archive.
The Cult of Pharmaceutical Decor
From quaalude candy canisters to string lights made of empty pill bottles, what's behind the trend of furnishings that glamorize prescription drugs?
For £1.65M, This English Home With an Attached Greenhouse and Walled Garden Could Be Yours
The seven-bedroom residence features a double-height conservatory, skylight-lined hallways, and multiple green roof terraces.
A Geometric, Glass-Lined Home by a Local Architect Lists for $1.5M in Northern Michigan
Concrete, wood, and corrugated steel clad the Roger Hummel–designed residence with full-height windows that overlook the expansive woodland lot.
A Prefab Tiny House Springs Up on a Fairytale Site in the Bavarian Alps
Designed by Manta North, the 516-square-foot residence is situated on an organic farm near the intersection of Germany, Switzerland, and Austria.
How to Create an Eco-Friendly Household, According to Coyuchi’s Design Director
How to Create an Eco-Friendly Household, According to Coyuchi’s Design Director
Whitney Thornburg shares a few of her favorite products—from well-loved kitchen towels to stylish reusable containers.
An Earthshipesque Home by a Frank Lloyd Wright Protégé Hits the Market for the First Time
Listed for $5.9 million, the sprawling Arizona residence by Taliesin architect John Rattenbury features an organic form that echoes the shapes and colors of the desert.
For €3.2M, You Could Call This Converted 17th-Century Italian Church Yours
Located in the historic village of Morimondo near Milan, the 4,843-square-foot building offers unconventional living spaces crowned with brick arches and ceiling frescoes.
Before & After: A Brick Hayloft in England Gets a Breakthrough Renovation
Simon Knight Architects turns a historic building into a contemporary family home by sprucing up its exterior and rejiggering the ground floor.
Where Others See a Go-Kart, Jay Nelson Sees a Buggy Fit for a Sea Creature
The artist teams up with Mollusk surf shop owner John McCambridge to bring a beach-roving fantasy to life in wood and fiberglass.
Our Favorite Outdoor Seating to Take You Into Summer
You can lounge all day long on these chaise longues, sofas, hammocks, and more.
A Hut in the Italian Alps That Braced Against the Elements Now Revels in the Dramatic Landscape
Luconi Architetti Associati took a boarded-up utilitarian structure and installed large windows with wood coverings that open to mountain vistas.
23 Charming Outdoor Coffee Tables We Love
Enjoy your morning cuppa en plein air.
A 1968 Home in British Columbia Hits the Market After a Studs-Out Remodel by the Current Owners
Listed for $2.7M CAD, the revived family residence includes multiple outdoor gathering spaces and an in-law suite on the lower level.
Before & After: A Tumbledown Carriage House Is Revived as a Vibrant Space for Entertaining
Architect Colleen Healey creates a colorful and spacious home for a design-savvy family who likes to host.
A Los Angeles DJ’s Hacienda-Style Home With a Backyard Studio Asks $1.5M
At the front of the property, a spacious deck and sunken firepit overlook the surrounding hills and city.
Editor’s Letter: Room to Grow
The stories in this issue show the many possibilities for what verdant living can look like—all creative, some a little extreme.
This Classic Pueblo-Style Home in Santa Fe, New Mexico Could Be Yours for $2.3M
The flat-roofed dwelling showcases common elements of the Southwestern architectural style, such as oversize wooden beams, known as vigas, plus traditional fireplaces and colorful...
This Redwood-Clad Mountain Home Embraces the Warmth of Wood at Every Turn
For a family of seven in the Colorado mountains, a home wrapped in redwood highlights nature inside and out.
This Modular Outdoor Furniture Line Snaps Together Like a LEGO Set
Mix, match, and move the pieces of the new Dwell x Chicory collection to create the perfect lounge for any season or space.
HGTV Star Anthony Carrino Shares How He Created Idyllic Indoor/Outdoor Living In the Catskills
The home improvement expert recently renovated a 3,100-square-foot stone house for his family to enjoy year-round.
A Five-Year Renovation of This 1950s Bel Air Home Opens It Up to the Breathtaking Surroundings
Interior decorator Robyn Ordon teamed up with Michael Campbell of FORM Design and Development to make the most of her site with floor-to-ceiling views.
This Mountain Modern Home in Colorado Embraces Nature at Every Turn
Located south of Denver near Colorado Springs, the structure mixes redwood inside and out with contemporary glass and steel accents.
A Design Lover’s Guide to the Perfect Day in Asheville, North Carolina
A group of local designers and sculptors guide us through the ultimate day in this architecturally diverse, creative mecca.
The Desert Can Yield a Bounty of Vegetables—Just Ask One of Arizona’s Sustainable Farmers
Horticulturist Alfonso Chavez is helping return his Tucson, Arizona, community to the traditional and Indigenous practices that were disrupted by colonization and...