Hope Floats
A self-taught designer embarks upon a solo mission to resuscitate a 19th-century homestead.
Morphosis FLOAT House for NOLA
The Make It Right Foundation has gotten loads of press over the last few years, thanks in large part to its ultra-celebrity...
Hope for the Jet Set
I'm about to hop on a transatlantic flight and am not looking forward to 12 hours in the same tiny seat.
This Couple Merrily Floats Along in Seattle
A prefabricated floating home drops anchor in the Pacific Northwest.
Tourists to Ecuador Hope to Get Near This Home’s Lookout
A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a house in Ecuador.
Luxury Lotus Bathtub
Float Away in this Luxurious Lotus Bath...
Go Stargazing in Snøhetta’s Towering Addition to Sweden’s Treehotel
Guests can now book a stay in the 7th room, a cabin that seems to float in a pine canopy with views of the Lule River and the...
Take Charge of the New Year With These 8 Organizational Products
This morning on our #ModernMonday chat, Dwell and the community discussed hopes and resolutions for design in the new year.
Dwell On Simpsons Episode
We hope you caught the latest episode of The Simpsons for a glimpse of...
Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects’ Winning Design For the Shanghai Library
The Scandinavian architectural firm wins an international competition to design the Shanghai Library, a glass-and-concrete...
Big Easy Living
In the hot and humid South, time seems to stand still and the architecture is often no different.
Friday Finds 10.16.09
As the week draws to a close, we hope you'll enjoy this smattering of links from the Dwell staff.
A Mid-Century Manhattan Loft
When you're running a company out of your home, you'd better hope you've got the space to keep everything in its place.
PEC-MAT
As more and more Americans are quickly discovering, the land beneath our feet is not quite as solid as we thought.
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...
Re:Vision Dallas Design Charrette
On Friday of last week I attended the Re:Vision Dallas design charrette, one that hopes to remake a blighted city block of...
5 Questions With Elizabeth Felicella
To hear architectural photographer Elizabeth Felicella talk about the eight-year project that culminated in the Center for...
One Canadian Family Beats the Cold by Escaping to Palm Springs
Renowned for its iconic midcentury architecture and legendary celebrity habitués—Frank Sinatra, Ava Gardner, Bob Hope, and...
The Truth About Thread Count (It’s Not Important)
Conventional wisdom dictates that when shopping for Bedding, the higher the thread count, the nicer the Sheet.
Prefab Parlance
From Kynar and Galvalume to SIPs, the terminology associated with prefab construction can be daunting.