Best of Design Awards
Best of Design Awards
Dwell November 2014, Vol. 15 Issue 01: Modern Views
Simple Ways to Upgrade Your Rental Kitchen
While renters might not be able to rip out cabinets or excise egregious countertops, there are practical fixes that...
Cramped Kitchen Transformed Into an Inviting Hub
In northern New Jersey, a cramped kitchen is reborn as a welcoming space for cooking and entertaining.
Idyllic Home Designed for an Artist
In the remote San Juan Islands, an artist and an architect collaborate on a modern residence dedicated to creative pursuits.
A Toronto Tudor Becomes Bright, Luxurious Home
A Toronto couple remodel their home with a special emphasis on a spacious kitchen and a material-rich bathroom.
Products We Love by Norwegian Designers Anderssen & Voll
Since they formed their eponymous studio in 2009, Oslo-based designers Torbjørn Anderssen and Espen Voll have made...
Inviting Kitchen Built on a Tight Budget
In Austin, Texas, architect Sean Guess forges an inventive industrial kitchen for a cost-conscious couple.
Budget-Friendly Renovation of a Neoclassical Home in Oslo
A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact late-19th-century...
Modern Take on a Classic Cast-Iron Stove
An Oslo design duo create a modern iteration of the cast-iron stove with a timeless silhouette.
Modern Lakeside Retreat Stripped Down to the Basics
Two Washington, D.C.–based writers balance life in the city with a low-key vacation spot.
Designer Celebrates Los Angeles with Local Design Approach
Armen Sevada Gharabegian, head of Los Angeles–based Lounge22 and Ethos Design, shares his philosophies on the importance of...
How to Find the Perfect Modern Bar Stool
There’s no denying the appeal of a seat at the bar; it’s where everybody knows your name, after all.
Bathroom Design Idea: Copper Color Scheme
Penny tile imbues a San Francisco bathroom with a sophisticated, spa-like feel.
Kitchen and Bath Trend to Watch: Warm Metals
Warm metals have hit peak popularity in furniture and lighting—and now the kitchen and bath industry.
Inexpensive and Durable Material We Love: Laminates
With materials, one must often make tradeoffs among looks, maintenance, price, and functionality (we’re talking about...
Clever Concept Tackles Movement Toward Smaller Kitchens
A modular culinary concept addresses the mass movement toward small-space living.
Kitchen Appliances to Invest In Now
Brew the perfect cup of joe, add counter appeal, and discover a growing trend in cooking methods with the new...
Living Simply on a Lush Australian Estate
A family home on Australia’s Mornington Peninsula is built to blend in with its lakeside setting.
A Versatile House Fulfills All This Musician's Needs
In Kansas City, an architecture studio designs an adaptable house for a musician on a budget.
The Midcentury Home That Maintains Its Quirkiness After All These Years
Two designers restore a low-slung midcentury gem in Napa, California, by an unsung Bay Area modernist.