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An Enclave of Modern Cottages in New York's Hudson Valley
An Enclave of Modern Cottages in New York's Hudson Valley
At Hudson Woods, architect Drew Lang creates a modern community with a strong local flavor.
By William Lamb - 3 years ago
10 Modern Structures That Use Brick in Interesting Ways
10 Modern Structures That Use Brick in Interesting Ways
There’s something about brick that we just can’t enough of. It's earthy and natural, symmetrical and sturdy, timeless and versatile—and its red, brown, and beige hues can add...
Set on 40 Enchanting Acres in Ojai, This Award-Winning Green Residence Is on the Market For $2.2M
Set on 40 Enchanting Acres in Ojai, This Award-Winning Green Residence Is on the Market For $2.2M
Designed by David Ferrin of Arketype Architects and built by Allen and Associates, the Swift-Bogenberger residence offers an elegant, yet rural lifestyle just minutes from...
Design or Remodel Your Modern Home With the Help of Dwell Photos
Design or Remodel Your Modern Home With the Help of Dwell Photos
Here at Dwell, we believe that “a picture is worth a thousand words,” and when it comes to designing or renovating your home, the right photos can help you find inspiration and...
The L.A. Prefab Company That’s Aiming to Make Good Design Available to Everyone
The L.A. Prefab Company That’s Aiming to Make Good Design Available to Everyone
Specializing in customized modular units for residential backyard use, the Los Angeles-based startup Cover is out to transform the market with their high-quality prefabs.
6 Home Wet Bars That Will Inspire You to Up Your Entertaining Game
6 Home Wet Bars That Will Inspire You to Up Your Entertaining Game
A home wet bar can be much more than just a place to make drinks with access to running water.
10 Modern Floating Homes That Offer an Aquatic Lifestyle
10 Modern Floating Homes That Offer an Aquatic Lifestyle
In recent years, there's a been a surge of interest in floating homes for many reasons—mainly because they can be easily adapted for site-specific environments.
8 Ways to Organize Your Books with Storage Cubbies
8 Ways to Organize Your Books with Storage Cubbies
Everyone dreams of owning an expansive home library filled with thumbed-through classics, but a cubby and library card is often more realistic.
Harmonizing With Nature, These Eco-Huts Offer Respite in the Heart of France
Harmonizing With Nature, These Eco-Huts Offer Respite in the Heart of France
On a reforested nature reserve in Saubion, France, a series of private, wooden structures known as Les Echasses Hotel perches at the water's edge.
Stacked Concrete Squares Make Up This Incredible Vacation Home in Aragon, Spain
Stacked Concrete Squares Make Up This Incredible Vacation Home in Aragon, Spain
Sitting on the edge of Puertos de Beceite national park in Aragon, Spain, is Casa Solo Pezo, the first property in the Solo Office collection of cutting-edge, architect-designed...
A New Modern Hotel in San Diego Offers Surfing Adventures and Local Hospitality
A New Modern Hotel in San Diego Offers Surfing Adventures and Local Hospitality
When it comes to traveling these days, more and more people are seeking out ways to stay like a local—but that craving is now going far beyond accommodations.
A Modern Dark Tower
A Modern Dark Tower
In northwest Michigan, a vacation retreat boasts a prime vantage point from which to soak up the bucolic scenery.
Celebrate the Solar Eclipse With 13 Products That Are Out of This World
Celebrate the Solar Eclipse With 13 Products That Are Out of This World
Even if you won't be on the path of totality come August 21, you can still get in the spirit with these stellar items.
This Light-Filled, Metallic Home Embraces Its Wooded Site
This Light-Filled, Metallic Home Embraces Its Wooded Site
A compact home’s rhythmic facade and daylight-drenched interiors create a connection to nature.
How to Design a Kitchen That’s Ideal For Entertaining—and Shop Our Picks
How to Design a Kitchen That’s Ideal For Entertaining—and Shop Our Picks
Besides being a place for food preparation and cooking, your modern kitchen can be a prime social zone where your friends and family can gather to feast and spend quality time...
8 Subterranean Homes That Are Out of This World
8 Subterranean Homes That Are Out of This World
Though it's not typical, building a home underground can offer an alternative way of living that may fit with the lifestyle you're seeking.
6 Ways to Declutter and Free Up Space in Your Bedroom
6 Ways to Declutter and Free Up Space in Your Bedroom
A well-designed bedroom should encourage you to unwind and unplug from the chores and activities of the day and enjoy a deep, restful sleep—but that’s not always the case.
A 250-Year-Old Stone House in Israel With a Surprisingly Modern Interior
A 250-Year-Old Stone House in Israel With a Surprisingly Modern Interior
This historic home by Henkin Shavit Architecture is reimagined through a modern lens.
Prep Your Dorm Room For the New School Year With These 16 Cool, Modern Products
Prep Your Dorm Room For the New School Year With These 16 Cool, Modern Products
With the new school year quickly approaching, make sure to give yourself enough time to gather what you'll need to make your dorm room both functional and fun.
9 Eco-Friendly Homes With Smart, Sustainable Features
9 Eco-Friendly Homes With Smart, Sustainable Features
With careful planning and wise material choices, you can design an eco-friendly home that's not only gentler on the planet, but that will help you save on energy bills in the long...