Founding Farmers
While in Washington DC we popped into Founding Farmers, the District’s only LEED Gold certified restaurant and bar.
13 Modern Salt and Pepper Shakers
Dear Dwell:...
Long Island Found
When the Fisher family’s 1960s Long Island beach bungalow started to crumble, they sought an architect who’d preserve the home’s...
You’ve Got (Snail?) Mail
A new app allows you to send mail from your iPhone.
The Everyday Carry of an Architect: Kara Greenetz of Shed
“Being somewhat new to the profession of architecture, I’ve learned to depend on certain handy resources.” - Kara...
Is The BMW Isetta A Perfect City-Sized Classic?
This is probably one of the most amusing car journeys I’ve ever been on.
A Weekend in Portland: Part I
This year was the first time we visited Portland for Dwell Home Tours—and the City of Roses truly blew us away.
Can I Do This?
In the Can sofa, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec are seeking to go beyond the creation of a practical, elegant, and comfortable design.
"I Live in a Steven Holl"
How many people can say that they've lived a chunk of their lives inside the walls of a starchitect-designed building? In light...
Green Siding
Dear...
Ballo Toilet Brush
Tis the season for having guests—and thus a clean house, as well.
Eva Franch i Gilabert
New York’s seminal downtown architecture gallery heralds a Catalonia-born academic, firebrand, and force of nature as its...
A Week at the Airport: Part I
Not so long ago I read the English pop philospher and writer Alain de Botton's book The Architecture of Happiness.
The Silenci Chair by o4i
With the Silenci chair, Stockholm-based o4i—a design studio that focuses on contemporary domestic and public furniture— wage war...
PSA: Montreal Is Just 6 Hours North of New York (And It's Pretty Great)
Cross the border from New York State into Canada, and you’ll find yourself in Montréal, a cosmopolitan city with a European flair...
The Everyday Carry of a Musician and Podcast Host: Hrishikesh Hirway
“I've found it's more useful to have a piece of cheap equipment that you know well, than a more expensive version that you...
Modern House Numbers
During this past week, I’ve stumbled upon quite a number of great modern house numbers, from the classic Neutra numbers to my...
Where I Work: Karim Rashid
His forward-thinking, futuristic designs have been well-documented on Design Milk and now the multi-hyphenated designer Karim...
Lofthouse I by Marc Koehler Architects
Lofthouse I is a minimal home located in Amsterdam, Netherlands, designed by Marc Koehler Architects.
Dusen Dusen's Brooklyn Studio Is a Playground of Color
"I've personally always been so drawn to color," Van Dusen says. "And I'm, like, why? Why am I just like obsessed with this thing?