Best of Design Awards
Best of Design Awards
Editor-Approved Labor Day Playlist
This month, to coincide with our September 2012 "Entertaining" issue,
is covering all aspects of entertaining from...
Celebrate the Last Weekend of Summer With These 25 Picks For an Epic Labor Day
Though the idea of summer coming to an end is a sad realization for many of us, there’s one good piece of news—Labor Day weekend...
Happy Labor Day!
Celebrate Labor Day with these backyards and outdoor spaces.
Editor’s Letter: Ideas for Life
Here is the best idea for life: Choose to be extraordinary.
Discuss: What's on Your Playlist?
Help us get into the groove.
Love's Labors Found
Though the obstacles they faced were formidable, this couple’s perserverance brought them closer together and made their dream...
Labor of Loved Ones
Designed by his son and daughter-in-law, and largely built by his family and a host of neighborly helpers, Bill Weber’s new home...
Kid Tested, Mothers Approved
A long house on Long Island, this prefab could get to its site peaceably only by traveling in pieces.
Editor's Letter: Design Matters
Perfection is boring.
Editor's Letter: Make An Impact
The purpose of Dwell is to show the “try” behind the...
A Playlist for Prototypes
Conceptual Speakers for the Home, Imagined by Students in Finland.
10 Dwell-Approved, New-Old Homes in the UK
These 10 modern renovations take history into account.
This Farmhouse Design is a Modern-Day Fairytale
This spacious design is everything one can wish for in a house.
Our Editor Sets the Kitchen and Bath Benchmark
“Interiors...remind us of what to do, where we’ve come from, and who we are.” —Edward Hollis, The Memory...
At the Glass House estate, a restoration takes aim at one of modern master Philip Johnson’s most-beloved sanctuaries.
Corbusier-Approved Paint Deck
I was excited to learn, from this recent New York Times story, that the Swiss company KT Color manufactures a line of paints...
DublDom Prefab Homes Can Be Built in One Day
With five designs ranging from a modern cabin to a five-bedroom dwelling, Russian prefab company DublDom now accepts pre-orders...
A Day in the Life of a Smart-Home Voice Assistant
We asked three super-users to share their voice histories.
Architect Jayna Cooper had never designed a house before, much less played general contractor, when she broke ground on her new...
After lunch today I ambled down to Spur (San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association) to see how they, and the Great...