WestEnders
One of Portland, Oregon’s, up-and-coming neighborhoods can thank a modern reinterpretation of a previously decrepit building for...
Soak Up the Creative Vibes of London’s East End at One of These Rental Homes or Hotels
If you want to spend time close to London’s historic center, but not in the thick of heavy tourist activity, then staying in...
Bringing Light Into a Modest 1940s Bungalow in Austin
Plagued by dim rooms and low ceilings, a typical midcentury bungalow in Austin, Texas, is remodeled into a contemporary,...
Meat Stephanie Hensle
With all the pork belly, lardo and bacon-in-everything flying around these days, it was only a matter of time before swine made...
The Big Easy
Most prefab manufacturing facilities house loads of heavy machinery, but not every design must be constructed on the factory line.
Modern Family Roundup at DOD
The Modern Family Zone on the Dwell on Design exhibition floor was transformed into a lively playground this past weekend.
Café America Chair
At our San Francisco office, we've had reuse on our minds.
Dwell Store Gift Guide: For the Entertainer
We know you’ve got one on your holiday list—that friend who will find just about any reason to have a get-together.
Gift Guide: 11 Ways to Lift the Cocktail Lover's Spirits
From stocking stuffers to splurges, here's what to get the bar enthusiast.
One Family's Winery Aesthetic, From the Roots Up
An Italian family's rich history permeates every detail of this stunning Napa Valley winery.
Tools of the Trade
Design-build practices invest considerable time in setting up shop and tremendous capital in tools.
An Introduction to Contractors
Architect-author, Dan Maginn of El Dorado Inc., in Kansas City, Missouri, gives us the inside track on one of his favorite...
A 1905 Fire Station in Connecticut Is Converted Into a Community Hub For Art and Music
The conversion of a fire station into a studio, stage, and lodging for musicians tracks the rebirth of a New Haven neighborhood.
A Guide to New Orleans Beer
Polly Watts’ recs for the best taprooms and bars for your next trip to NOLA.
Linus Bikes
As cities with hills steeper than black diamond ski slopes go, San Francisco is exceptionally bike-friendly.
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.
Friday Finds 11.11.11
Though it's almost quittin' time here in the Dwell office, we wouldn't end the week without Friday Finds.
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Fredrik Carlström of Austere
Fredrik Carlström, the founder of Scandinavian design hub Austere, reveals the products and gifts he cherishes most.
Riffs: Sangria
Up your sangria game this summer with one of these fun variations.
Duggan McDonnell Tests 4 Blenders
A good blender can turn almost any mischievous mixture into a delicious treat.

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