Leveling the Playing Field
From wearable sensors to accessibility apps, smart technology is transforming the lives of seniors and people with disabilities.
Space to Work, Room to Play
A mobile game studio in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District outgrows its original office and brings back designer Sheena Murphy to...
Co-Housing Zero
What happens when a group of friends decide to build their own...
Innovative Furniture That's Made To Be Played With
Modern Furniture that is designed to be redesigned.
The Love Ball
Continuing our longtime crush on all things Perch!, this clever hanging storage container designed by Amy Adams holds everything...
Co-op
“It is really different from anything else,” explains David Burcher, who bought a co-op apartment in Manhattan with his partner,...
Mc&Co
Gleaming from a white-washed box on North 6th Street is Corinne Gilbert's Mc&Co, a lovingly-curated shop of modern porcelain,...
Structured Play
Two of the country’s most creative and thoughtful playground designers—architect Richard Dattner and landscape architect M. Paul...
Play's the Thing
With ingenuity and plenty of elbow grease, architect John Tong turned an old Toronto dairy into the ultimate family clubhouse.
Ball Clock Giveaway!
Dwell and Zwello have teamed up to gift a George Nelson–designed Ball Clock to one lucky person out there—sign up for one of our...
An 'Epic' Container Co-op
The good folks at Epic Software are building a video production studio out of old shipping containers just outside of Houston,...
How to Play FlatPak
Intelligent, appealing, and affordable, Charlie Lazor’s user-friendly FlatPak just might be the project that revolutionizes the...
Sleep, Stay, Work, and Play at the Leman Locke
I never paid much attention to it but at the hotels I’ve stayed at before, the rooms are dictated by the bed size which, while...
Denver's Fin Art Co.
One of the most interesting furniture companies I've come across lately is Fin Art Co. based in Denver, Colorado.
Play: Electric Slide
A group of Columbia University students have a good time reinventing the playground as a place to harness all that youthful...
Daft Punk Could Play at This House
A DJ booth is just one amenity packed into this modern surf shack.
This Light-Filled Industrial Renovation Plays Host to Live Music
In Portland, Oregon, a renovated warehouse fuses engineering and artistry, much like its owners.
This Just in at the Dwell Store: Jansen+co
Jansen+co creates simple and elegant tabletop items that are defined by their bold color combinations and clean silhouettes.
Pattern Play Inspired This Philadelphia Row House Renovation
In historic Philadelphia, Jibe Design gives a row home a bright modern update—and a dose of Persian pattern.
Our Bedtime Routines: Kristen Pumphrey and Thomas Neuberger, Owners of P.F. Candle Co.
Combining business and pleasure is no simple feat, but Kristen Pumphrey and Thomas Neuberger – the wife-and-husband team behind P.