The Everyday Carry of a Creative Duo: Early Work
Early Work is driven by an instinct to subtract and simplify. These are the tools that Mimi Jung and Brian Hurewitz…
Agrarian Pastime: Book a Village Stay in Nova Scotia
On the southern shore of Nova Scotia, near the port town of Lunenburg, architect Brian MacKay-Lyons and his wife…
The Durable Yet Comfortable Cabin in the Woods
A steeply sloped site in the Wisconsin forest, plus an equally steep budget, led architect Brian Johnsen to reinvent…
Helsinki Rising
Brian Keaney of TonfiskDesign may be Irish, but his Finnish is flawless; he guides us through icecold Helsinki’s hot…
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their…
Cooler Ranch
After searching in vain for an empty lot to build on, architect Brian White settled for a nondescript 1960s ranch that…
Architectural Trespassing
I alluded to it in an earlier post on my trip to Switzerland, but one of the highlights of the whole affair was an…
Expert Design Advice: Layer Your Lighting
Layer your bedding. Layer your clothes. But layer your lighting? Before I sat down with Brian Linehan, Merchandise…
My Bedtime Routine: Jessie Randall, Co-Founder and Creative Director of Loeffler Randall
Jessie Randall has redefined cool-girl style with her accessories brand Loeffler Randall. Co-founded with her husband…
BKB Ceramics
One of our favorite booths at Dwell on Design 2012 was BKB Ceramics, a company—well, an artisan really—based in Joshua…
Design Build: Made
Brian Papa, Oliver Freundlich, and Ben Bischoff met their first year at the Yale School of Architecture, when they…
Good Mews
Brad Smith’s compact former coach house, tucked away in one of London’s many hidden cobbled mews, was in need of a…
The Art of Brook&Lyn
In her mid-twenties, Mimi Jung quit her job as a graphic designer to start her own creative studio under the name…
Living in Levittown
One of the criticisms of suburbia is its homogeneity—and there's no better example of monotonous development than the…
Friday Finds 03.16.12
We just firmed up our NCAA brackets in the Dwell office (Kentucky all the way!) but the one we're really curious about…
Architecture + Food = Stable Cafe
San Francisco's Mission District is known for its vibrant and often contrasting cultures—Mexican paleta wagons share…
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of…
A Tiny DIY Trailer Home Built by a Couple on a Budget
A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.
An Architectural Feat in Silicon Valley Tames a Rocky Landscape
Drawing inspiration from Frank Lloyd Wright, this home is fitted with intricate windows that allow for magnificent…
Indoor Garden Kits
Dear Dwell, I'd like to grow edible herbs and plants, but since I live in a tiny apartment with no outdoor space, I'm…