A 1,100-square-foot loft in the historic Bester Building, a former steam-engine factory in Emeryville, California, is updated...
Here’s the Real Reason Why Offices Are Becoming More Casual
By almost every measure, America’s workplaces are becoming more informal.
8 Essential Elements of California Style
Want to achieve that effortless, airy California style? Here are the 10 essentials you need to achieve this casual, beachy...
Private Workspace Incorporates Clusters of Office Pendant Lighting
Niche office pendant lighting contributes to the mood of this professional yet casual work environment.
A Movable Fete
Flash back to the 1970s for visionary Italian designer Joe Colombo’s Living Center, a mod take on a casual soirée.
Adventures on Craigslist
No, not those kind of adventures, Mr. Casual Encounters. We’re talking about house hunting.
Discover 8 of the Best Mediterranean Homes
Countries in the Mediterranean enjoy wonderful warm summers and mild winters, making it a perfect spot for these incredible homes...
One of our favorite booths at Dwell on Design 2012 was BKB Ceramics, a company—well, an artisan really—based in Joshua Tree,...
11 Modern Ranch-Style Homes
As one of America's most important contributions to residential architecture, ranch homes embody both modernist ideas and the...
Latin America meets South East Asia at Bochinche, Singapore
Bochinche, the word for 'gossip' in Latin American Spanish, has been conceived as a casual, lively yet sophisticated space where...
A Design Classic Reimagined: Artek Stool 60
Designed in 1933 by Alvar Aalto, the Artek Stool 60 is the definition of functionalist furniture design.
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.
Photo of the Week: Cactus Love Story
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
Entertaining Tips from Dwell Contributors
It took a small army of contributing writers and photographers to bring the stories in our first-ever entertaining issue, Open...
This Quintessential Eichler Will Hit All Your Midcentury Goals—and It’s For Sale
If you’ve always dreamed of living in a classic California Eichler, this four-bedroom house that’s for sale in Orange County...
A Foxy Bedroom Refresh
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
The Classic Hand Roll Bar Makes a Comeback at a New Los Angeles Sushi Spot
If you find yourself craving fresh sushi on a regular basis and have been looking for a go-to stop, KazuNori’s second Los Angeles...
A Tale of Two Houses
When Ulrich Fleischmann approached architect Maki Kuwayama, of Unit A Architecture in Stuttgart, Germany, to design a home and...
A Popular Burger Joint Flaunts Its Roots With the Help of a Design Collective
When Project M Plus was approached by Umami Burger to design two new locations that could help unify their brand, they set a goal...
This Panama City Restaurant Goes Green
You don’t always need a seat outside to feel like you’re dining al fresco.