Friday Finds 08.09.13
Where can you find television show inspired memorabilia, vegetables disguised as cutlery, Orson Welles, James Turrell, and more...
Jaime Hayon Reimagines a Room in an Iconic Copenhagen Hotel
In 1958, Arne Jacobsen designed the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen—an emblem of midcentury Scandinavia.
A Movable Fete
Flash back to the 1970s for visionary Italian designer Joe Colombo’s Living Center, a mod take on a casual soirée.
Boisbuchet as a Canvas
The Spanish architect, artist, and designer Luis Urculo once said, "I no longer know what an architect is and what an architect...
Experimental Gastronomy - Art Meets Fine Cuisine
Art and fine cuisine brought together in one-of- a-kind dining experiences.
Never Dull
When someone gets fired from a French kitchen, the chef de cuisine says simply, “Take your knives.” To a chef, the knife is like...
Design Icon: 10 Works by Jasper Morrison
By striving for the “super normal,” the soft-spoken Brit has made noise with his inclusive, intuitive design.
Superb seating, divine design
If you really want to create a talking point in your home, give the floral wallpaper and the Danish lampshades a miss.
Inga Sempe's Risotto Spoon
We at Dwell are big fans of French designer Inga Sempé's work; we've profiled her in 2007; ran a Q&A from Milan on dwell.com in...
Any Way You Slice It
Sixty years after its debut, a limited edition re-issue of the classic Campden Toast Rack introduces the classic kitchen...
Jaime Hayon is Given the Keys to an Iconic Copenhagen Hotel
In 1958, Arne Jacobsen designed the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen—an emblem of midcentury Scandinavia.
Finnish Embassy in Washington Receives Platinum LEED Certification
The building, completed in 1994, is upgraded from gold status.
Check Out Acclaimed Architect Jim Cutler’s Design Must-Haves
In the upcoming issue of the magazine, Bainbridge Island architect Jim Cutler tells us about the Japanese pencils he absolutely...
Butcher Josh Epple Reviews 7 Chef's Knives
With our airwaves packed with celebrity chefs, Americans are proving to have a solid appetite for what Julia Child would call...
Inspiration Nation
Writer Lisa Katayama sees innovation triumphing over tragedy in Japan in the wake of the Sendai earthquake.
Not Ready For a Prefab House? How About a Prefab Kitchen.
Kitchen systems are a lot like prefab housing: they're designed to be modular but they're endlessly customizable—not that that's...
New Products Debuting at DOD
This week we're filling the floors of the Los Angeles Convention Center with products and furniture from our favorite designers,...
Yours Truly
Yours Truly' is KNOCKONWOOD’S latest collection as a dedication to functional design.
Go Off the Beaten Path at This Interactive Design Hotel in Taipei
The term "design hotel" takes on refreshing new meaning at Taipei’s Play Design Hotel, an “inhabitable gallery” where the rooms...
Industrial Designer Focus: Konstantin Grcic
Industrial designer Konstantin Grcic has done it all, from spoons to umbrellas to lights, but he’s best known for his data-driven...