Ice House Detroit
American cities are not short on abandoned houses, but for great swathes of residential vacancy, Detroit takes the cake.
Retooling Manufacturing in Detroit
Manufacturing and the history of Detroit go hand in hand—from heavy industry to automotive to personal accessories and more.
Ice and Snow Furniture
There's an old saying: When life gives you blizzards, make snow furniture. We're paraphrasing, but the sentiment holds true.
A Detroit Business Incubator with an Industrial Edge
Ideas are forged inside this garage-turned-next gen startup space.
Shops We Love: Nora, Detroit
At the Detroit shop Nora, find a mix of Japanese- and Scandinavian-inspired wares.
Coolhaus Modern Ice Cream Architecture
As we enjoy/endure the hottest day of the year so far in San Francisco, sitting at our desks dreaming of swimming pools, in comes...
The Skyward House
Dwelling in a tiny Tokyo apartment for decades, the school teacher had dreamed of a vegetable and flower garden with a little...
Architect Jayna Cooper had never designed a house before, much less played general contractor, when she broke ground on her new...
Shinola Pairs with Rockwell to Bring Detroit to Tribeca
Made-in-Detroit brand Shinola opens a stunning Rockwell Group-designed retail location in New York's Tribeca neighborhood.
If ever there were evidence that architectural innovation knows no limits, the Sliding House by London-based de Rijke, Marsh and...
Houses of the Holy
For men of the cloth, architecture has always been one earthly delight they've been encouraged to indulge.
Each year, Dwell on Design partners with Ecofabulous to design and decorate a fully-appointed residence that epitomizes...
As artist Christopher Griffin and aesthetician Oresta Korbutiak prepared to renovate their live-work space in Ottawa, the couple...
The Jungle House
Retirement often offers couples more time together, but when René Menten and Mikey Bienkens left the working world, they built a...
Shinola Expands its Detroit Manufacturing Space
Shinola brings leather making in-house with a new 12,000-square-foot studio.
Today the Iconic Houses website, a new resource for travelers and fans of 20th-century houses, goes live.
This New Old House
Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...
Modernizing An Historic House in the Pyrenees
How Spanish Architects generated a new and contemporary space for living while respecting its historic envelope.
Contemporary Nordic Town House
With their light, white house that owes equal debts to its Nordic surroundings and to the Japanese provenance of its architects,...