Scotland: Day 4
Today was my second full day in Glasgow and now that I've become an ace navigating the City Center and Merchant City…
Scotland: Day 5
On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got straight up, tossed a handful of dirty clothes…
Scotland: Day 3
I bid the fair city of Edinburgh farewell this morning as I boarded the train at Waverley Station. I was aboard and off…
Scotland: Day 2
Here's the latest from Edinburgh, Scotland, where I'm having a grand time seeing the design sights. It's my last full…
131-Day House
Architect Jayna Cooper had never designed a house before, much less played general contractor, when she broke ground…
All in a Day's Work
The lifetime oeuvre of British textile designer Lucienne Day is celebrated in her centennial year.
A Pitched-Roof Dwelling on Scotland's Isle of Skye
A modern house steeped in heritage, history, and spirituality emerges on the fringes of Scotland’s Isle of Skye.
This Farmhouse Design is a Modern-Day Fairytale
This spacious design is everything one can wish for in a house.
Locally-Sourced Prefab Prototype in Scotland
A new prefab prototype on a Scottish island demonstrates a smart—and superlocal—approach to building in far-flung…
Valentine’s Day 101: A Guide for the Romantically Challenged
Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that feels kind of forced…but you’ve got to go for it anyways! If V-Day…
The Day After
The election is finally over. Now what to do with all that campaign crap? (I mean, paraphernalia.)
Parking Day
After lunch today I ambled down to Spur (San Francisco Planning + Urban Research Association) to see how they, and the…
Happy Labor Day!
Celebrate Labor Day with these backyards and outdoor spaces.
Blog of the Day: 12hrs
Dwell just discovered the brand new travel blog, 12hrs, but we are already getting wanderlust.
15 Flower Arrangements That Will Brighten Your Home on Valentine's Day
It's almost Valentine's day, which means flowers sales are going to go through the roof. Not only will flowers add…
Last Day: Waterfalls
Today—Monday, October 13—is the final day Olafur Eliasson's Waterfalls will be flowing into the East River. If you've…
Touring Switzerland: Day 1
I got into Zurich around 9:00 AM on Sunday, rather wiped out from my flight from San Francisco via Newark. Fading, but…
Touring Switzerland: Day 2
The sunny weather we enjoyed yesterday has evaporated, and once-sunny Zurich is rainy and gray. After checking out of…
Touring Switzerland: Day 4
The morning weather in Madiswil at the Hotel Baeren was gloomy at best. Rain fell sideways as our driver Herr Muster…
Touring Switzerland: Day 3
Things commenced this morning under the gray skies again, though this time, instead of nattering about Zurich, we were…