Long Division
The dark, primeval mountains and jagged ravines of New Zealand are free of rampaging Orcs, but Middle-earth, 2007, has…
Division and Discovery
I heralded the beginning of my summer with an excursion along the Maine coast, which landed me in Portland this past…
5 simple ways to remodel your home
Who doesn’t crave a well-designed home? Nothing can be better than an optimal blend of aesthetics and comfort in a…
A Simple Plan
A Marmol Radziner–designed prefab house, trucked onto a remote Northern California site, takes the pain out of the…
Five Simple Steps To Install Barn Doors
Who does not want their house to look alluring? Innovation is at its peak and market is filled up with new ideas to…
This Island Retreat Practically Embodies Simple, Rugged Scandinavian Design
Designed and built by Stockholm based Tham & Videgård Arkitekter, this dwelling joins a number of structures—such as a…
5 simple ways to choose patio furniture for your home
No one likes a mess when it comes about your personality. Same is the case with your house. Would you like entering a…
Not So Simple Green
Suzanne Shelton’s life work is making sustainable lifestyles attractive and accessible. She’s the CEO of the Shelton…
Home, Made Simpler
Streamline your home and life with Chamberlain.
A Simple Geometric Bayfront Home in Chile
Mathias Klotz’s first project, a deceptively simple bayfront house in Chile was commissioned by his mom on a shoestring…
Five Simple Ways To Protect Your Tankless Water Heater
With chilly breeze gushing inside your houses, it is a challenging task to stand under cold shower. This is where water…
Simple Belgian Furniture with a Sustainable Bent
Ethnicraft, a Belgian design company, debuts a new collection at ICFF this weekend that blends emotion and rationality,…
Simple, Not Easy: The Eames Shell Chair
The science and design behind the famous Eames shell chairs is pretty impressive. It goes to show that simple is not…
Simple, Concrete-and-Steel Fire Pit in Oakland
A fire pit adds a sophisticated touch to a home with a history.
Simple Tips and Tricks for Burglar-Proofing Your Home
Burglary borrows equally from the skill sets of a technical science and theatrical improv; it follows careful rules yet…
Wren & Cooper Debut the Simple Chair
Pennsylvania design studio Wren & Cooper releases the Simple Chair.
A Cluster of Cabins in a Former Quarry Makes a Simple Vacation Escape
Three small pavilions connected by a deck form a summer retreat that balances privacy with a panoramic view—all in less…
An Australian Architect's Simple Brick House With Impressive Green Roof
With a simple brick house on a tiny lot, an Australian architect shows that style needn't be fussy or expensive.
Photo of the Week: Simple Sliding Door Made of Spare Plumbing Parts
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the…
curio 8: petal pusher
In the hands of artist Livia Cetti, simple paper becomes a garden of earthly delights.