11 Hillside Homes That Feature a Balancing Act With Nature
These daring constructions illustrate that the added expense and effort of building at radical angles might just be worth it.
Should Animals Act as Decor?
We want to know your stance on decorating and furnishing a home with animals.
Alexander Girard: An Uncommon Vision
A pop-up exhibition in Manhattan heralds Herman Miller's first-ever archival reissues of Girard's furniture and textile designs.
Ignacia Guesthouse Balances Historic and Modern In Mexico City
Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto and Charlie Keaton | Images: James...
Photo of the Week: Alexander Girard and Charley Harper Pairing
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
Christien Meindertsma: Act Local
Since graduating from Design Academy Eindhoven in 2003, Rotterdam-based Christine Meinderstma has carved a niche for herself...
MVRDV's Balancing Barn
The Balancing Barn by the Dutch design stars MVRDV has gotten a fair bit of play around the web, but little does it better...
Alexander McQueen and the Meaning of Life
I did not attend “Savage Beauty,” the Alexander McQueen exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, thinking that I would fall to...
Modern Tiny Kitchen Remodel in Sweden
What’s the secret to successfully wedging a kitchen into a 258-square-foot apartment? A visual balancing act.
Alexander Girard at Urban Outfitters
Alexander Girard has certainly been spreading the love lately.
I'm A Kombo's Social Act
Delicious high-concept food? A homey setting? Stylish crowd? Denmark, Denmark, Denmark? Yup, this video from
The Rising Balance by Laura Klinkenberg and Bin Xu
The Rising Balance is a minimalist candholder created by Netherlands-based designers Laura Klinkenberg and Bin Xu.
Indie Breakout Act Wet Is In-Residence at Master & Dynamic
New York-based audio company Master & Dynamic has recruited the dream-pop grooves of Wet for the fifth iteration of its...
Act Like Italian Nobility in This Nearly $5 Million Apartment
Classic on the outside, modern on the inside.
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.
A Dramatic Cantilevered Roof Creates a Spacious Terrace Overlooking Lake Michigan
Set atop a woodland ridge with views of Lake Michigan, this charred, timber-wrapped home boasts warm interiors and a functional...
Take a Modern British Holiday in a Gleaming Cantilevered Barn
Balancing Barn, a cantilevered rental house in England that sleeps eight guests, offers countryside views of both the ground and...
7 Modern Japanese Hotels That Will Help You Find Your Zen
In Japan, where ancient Shinto rituals and Buddhist meditations guide many aspects of daily life, interior design is also...
Get the Scoop on Exhibit Columbus With Designer Jonathan Nesci
The Columbus, Indiana, designer previews how a series of installations will reimagine a famous streetscape by Alexander Girard.
This Cozy Retreat Holds the Cure for Cabin Fever
A constellation of cabins in Norway strikes the perfect balance between public and private space.