Instant Gratification
Long before the age of digital cameras there was the Polaroid SX-70 Land Camera.
Impossible Project’s I-1 Analog Instant Camera Revives a Nostalgic Art
When I heard that Impossible Project’s instant I-1 camera was being launched at this year’s New York Design Week, I knew I had to...
Homeland Ingenuity
How do American companies maintain handcrafted detail while producing fast enough—and in large enough quantities—to satisfy...
The Art of Brook&Lyn
In her mid-twenties, Mimi Jung quit her job as a graphic designer to start her own creative studio under the name Brook&Lyn.
Big Trouble in Little Dubai
Dubai, that instant city of over-wrought architecture and slave-like laborers, is apparently on the verge of a sewage catastrophe.
The Yurt: Ancient Dwelling, Modern Lifestyle
The yurt, one of the most ancient forms of shelter, has seen a resurgence in popularity among modernists in the last several...
Dormitory Climbing Wall
Here at Dwell, we’re big fans of multi-purpose places: live-work spaces, home-art galleries, and products like Murphy beds that...
Kex Hostel, Reykjavik
Any traveler who’s been drawn to the magical desolation and unique energy of Iceland and its people knows that finding...
Great White
Moleskine is debuting a new white notebook today in its online store.
Pop-up Parks
Eager for public space, communities re-create their streets as temporary cafes, playgrounds, and bike lanes.
A 1905 Fire Station in Connecticut Is Converted Into a Community Hub For Art and Music
The conversion of a fire station into a studio, stage, and lodging for musicians tracks the rebirth of a New Haven neighborhood.
Karim Rashid Picks the Top 4 Luxury Plastic Chairs
I want to say one word to you. Just one word.
American Made Design: Dust
A trio of design studios forms a distinctly American picture of modern design: Despite their regional differences, all three...
Radical Sustainability with Mitchell Joachim
Environmental thought leader, architect, and urban designer Mitchell Joachim joined Dwell editor Amanda Dameron Friday, June 21,...
Park Place
Tucked away on the edge of a nature preserve, a customized home breaks the prefab mold.
Eames and EMECO on Knockoffs
Gregg Buchbinder, CEO of EMECO, and Eames Demetrios of The Eames Foundation, both experts on authentic modern design, joined...
10 Ways to Bring a Little “Hygge” Into Your Home
Hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”) is a Danish cultural concept which has recently taken the world by storm.
Cloud Atlas
An art project simulates the miracle of rain in Missouri.
Performing a New Production on a Worn Stage
There is a tired adage in architecture that the form of a building must follow its function.
14 Modern Pendant Lights
Flying high in the air with the greatest of ease or low over a table to accent your meal, a pendant illuminates the room like no...

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