Greased Lightning
Thirty years from now, there will be no more oil.
Lightning Strikes Thrice
What would Ben Franklin have made of this pair of incredible videos from Craig Shimala? Shimala set up his video camera to catch...
New Prospects
A Brooklyn architect shows what a little elbow grease, a healthy dose of naïveté, and a decade can accomplish.
Play's the Thing
With ingenuity and plenty of elbow grease, architect John Tong turned an old Toronto dairy into the ultimate family clubhouse.
Almost Every Part of this Prefab Beach House Was Brought to its Secluded Site by Hand
With a helicopter and a little elbow grease, a prefab escape arrives at a remote New Zealand beach.
Molding the Modern City
Many of us have taken “professional development” courses, if only to keep up with the pre-teens already coding their own social...
Friday Finds 04.13.12
Yet another week has flown by and the weekend is upon us. Below we share some of our favorite discoveries, which include a go-to...
Mud Mavens: Mud Girls Founder Jen Gobby
Just off Canada's west coast near Vancouver is a paradise for self-sufficiency seekers.
5 Public Landscapes of Isamu Noguchi
With a body of work spanning sculpture, dance, furniture, lightning, and landscapes, Isamu Noguchi is one of the most revered...
Combination of Old and New in a Fashion Store in Warsaw, Poland
PO / 3 store was born from dreams of having a place, where young fashion designers could not only show their work, but also meet...
Textiles in Motion
Sydney-based embroidery designers MaricorMaricar hit our radar screen back in August with a series called Turns of Speech,...
Factors to be considered while remodeling bathrooms & kitchens
Remodeling certain aspects of house can increase its value if done in an appropriate manner.
Tiny 1920s Garage Transformed Into a Charming Studio
A dilapidated auto shop in Seattle is reborn as an efficient studio rental.
I'm Obsessed with Floorplans & Here's Why
Floorplans are often an afterthought, but they should be every homebuyers starting point.
How to Maintain the Roller Shutters for Home?
Important Tips for Maintenance of Roller...
A Look at Moment 2.0 on Kickstarter
The world's first battery case, photo case, and cinema wide lens for mobile photography.
Friday Finds 4.17.09
For this installment of the Week in Review, the Dwell team found inspiration in the far reaches of the Web—from attachable...
Salone 2012 Preview: Discipline
New Italian brand Discipline will launch their inaugural line at the 2012 Salone Internazionale del Mobile.
Onstage Preview: Lighting Company Cerno
Laguna Beach–based lighting company Cerno is joining Dwell on Design once again.
Restoration Station
A Burnham and Root–designed train depot in small-town Iowa scores a $10,000 preservation grant.