When we think of modern lofts and loft living we think of live/work spaces with high ceilings, expansive windows, and an open plan. Here we show the best ideas for industrial loft spaces that have been transformed into modern residences. As more people look for reinvigorated downtown housing options, loft spaces exemplify modern urban living.

The PONS Bed
The next Step In The Evolution Of The Classic Bed...
Bed, Beer, and Breakfast: Hotel Emma
Former set designers Roman and Williams remodeled the glorieous Pearl Brewery into a 146 room luxury hotel that invites visitors...
Advice For Buying A New Bed
When you decide to take the plunge and buy a new bed, your choice deserves some careful consideration.
12 Lovely Little Lofts
Making the most of a little spare loft space can add a whole new dimension to your home.
A Renovated Tribeca Loft with Skylight
American history lives on in a family’s Tribeca, New York, loft after a renovation by a couple of enterprising architects.
Ultimate Urban Loft for Sale
An Urban Lifestyle Oasis in Downtown...
A Musty Attic is Transformed Into a Luminous Loft
In Seattle, an architect transforms a cramped space into a flexible family gathering spot.
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.
Dog Beds
Dear Dwell: Our dog is spending more time in bed than my husband; I think its time to get her one of her own.
Living on a Bed of Lava Rock
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.
Designer Douglas Loft For Sale
An historic loft in the middle of the city of the angels.
A Compact Three-Story Brick Loft in San Francisco
Making the most of vertical space unleashes the potential of a petite San Francisco project.
Cutting Up a Mini Loft in Los Angeles
Los Angeles–based architecture firm Tag Front faces the future of downtown living with an apartment that melds the compactness of...
Industrial Style Heaven in this Boston Loft
Chic and trendy space, perfect for a young entrepreneur.
Like a Loft on Water
Anchored in a small canal, this floating house is all about space and light.
Breakfast in Bed: Greek Socca, by Café Gratitude
Café Gratitude, the 100% organic gourmet restaurant group in Southern California, nails nutritious and delicious with their vegan...
Big City, Little Loft
New York City is the nation’s capital of cramped quarters.
Crazy Cool Loft Space Surrounded by Rope Walls
The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone plateau, filled with picturesque caves and sinkholes.
Goodbye Grid and Cushy Beds, Hello Pool in the Wilderness
An off-the-grid house that is little more than a decked campsite—albeit with a roof—includes a swimming pool for a family that...
Warsaw Loft with Multifunctional Furniture
To maximize their small Warsaw loft, transatlantic designers Aleksander Novak-Zemplinski and Becky Nix handcrafted a fleet of...