Friday Finds 2.04.11
Have a look at some on the most interestiing things we here at Dwell saw this week.
Mid-Century Modern Midland presents: The Latest & Greatest in Michigan Architecture
During this free community event, Kristen Nyht (AIA, AICP, LEED AP, President of AIA Michigan) will discuss the status of, and...
Q&A with Autograph Creative Directors
Donerik Dela Cruz and Aaron Pou describe their business as a “design start-up in challenging times,” but since launching...
A Compact Laneway House in Toronto Takes Back Underused Space
Following a new policy change that allows housing units in Toronto’s back lanes, LGA Architectural Partners builds a crisp,...
This Minimal Japanese Getaway Was Built for Surfing
Splashes of chartreuse enliven N-Holiday House, a seaside getaway by Sohei Nakanishi Design.
All Your Questions Answered About LEED For New Homes
You may have heard the term LEED used to describe “green” or “sustainable” buildings.
This Nova Scotia Summer Home Nails Indoor/Outdoor Living
Encased in glass, this summer getaway melds luxe living with the great outdoors.
California Dreamers: Boys Bedroom By Sarah Barnard
In a color scheme of navy, teal, walnut and antique gold, this children's bedroom is both masculine and fun.
Dwell Is Hiring in New York and San Francisco!
We're looking to expand our print and digital creative teams in New York and San Francisco.
Dwell Made Presents: DIY Leather Bench
Craft your own padded leather bench with these simple, step-by-step instructions and video.
8 Companies That Are Revolutionizing Kit Homes
With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.
Modern DIY Bookcase | A Dwell Made Project
In this episode of Dwell Made Mike Montgomery of Modern Builds creates a simple, modern bookcase from 3/4" pine plywood.
DIY Walnut Side Table | A Dwell Made Project by Ben Uyeda
This how-to video and guide shows you how to flatten a rough slab of walnut and turn it into a table.
Dwell Made Presents: DIY Plywood Media Console
Learn how to build a modern media console out of plywood with this easy-to-follow guide and video.
DIY Picture Wall | A Dwell Made Project
We show you how to build a modern, customizable picture wall in this step-by-step guide and video.
DIY Black Oak Bench with Homemade Stain | A Dwell Made Project
Make the perfect bench for a dining room or entryway with this easy-to-follow video and guide.
DIY Modern Stone Firepit | A Dwell Made Project
Watch our video and follow this step-by-step guide to build your own bluestone fire pit.
A Modern Renovation Connects to a Traditional Texas Town Through a Glass Wall
In a South Texas border town, a family introduces a bold aesthetic.
Propeller Island Hotel, Berlin
In 1997, musician Lars Storschen started renting out rooms in his house to supplement his income.