Plant a Green Roof: Feed 70 Chickens and Lower Your Bills
If you live in a large metro like we do, odds are you see mostly bleak-hued buildings. Lots and lots of buildings. One…
Supplant Your Lawn
It’s both water-wise and wallet-wise to consider alternatives to a grassy lawn. As more homeowners reach this…
Home Tour: Theron Humphrey of This Wild Idea
You may know him best for his eye-catching Instagram feed and his beloved coonhound Maddie who has a remarkable ability…
Gardening Products: Modern Portable Planter Pots
Today’s planters are smarter than ever. They breathe, they drain, and some even light up. So whether your thumb is as…
Prefab Escapism: Carré d'Etoiles
While camping up in Oregon over the fourth of July weekend, I realized when lying on my back in my tent that I wasn't…
Introducing the Power Slider for iPhone
I finally joined the cult of iPhone a few weeks ago and overall I'm thrilled with my new gadget. Though some might…
Sprint: Osca
Release Notes for our Dwell Beta Development Sprint: "Osca "
Advertise on Dwell
Advertising on Dwell allows your brand to reach a premium and influential audience that is passionate about modern…
Emily Katz on How to Give a Bedroom Good Vibes
We’re inspired by everything artist Emily Katz gets her hands on. We’ve long been crazypants in love with her work at…
Simon Pearce's Silver Lake Collection
Vermont-based glassmaker Simon Pearce has been responsible for some of the loveliest, most popular American-made…
Dwell in Milan—and on Twitter!
This week in Milan, designers from around the world are showcasing their latest work at the Salone Internazionale del…
101 Alernative Energy: Zeroing In
It’s become increasingly common to hear the term“zero energy” or “zero carbon” used to describe buildings that achieve…
City Guide: West Queen West, Toronto
Must-visit places in Toronto's West Queen West, a neighborhood that's home to burgeoning design, culinary, and retail…
Parking Day
After lunch today I ambled down to Spur (San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association) to see how they, and the…
How Crickets Can Solve the Pending Food Crisis
This startup is making insects look delicious.
Studio Gorm
John Arndt and Wonhee Jeong Arndt named their studio after the made-up word “gorm,” an invented antonym to the real…
Where Pigs Fly
Those looking for a more down-to-earth option might consider wallowing in a pigsty, which is essentially what designer…
This Hive Makes Visitors a Part of the Swarm
London’s Kew Gardens welcomes a sound and art installation that captures the vital role of bees in global ecosystems.
Architecture Tour: Brandeis Modern
Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she observes a little-known trove of midcentury architecture…
Friday Finds 12.02.12
In this installment of Friday Finds, a new look for Burger King in Singapore, Star Trek fan fictions in 140 characters…