A Kansas architect unlocks the potential in an outdated 1950s home.
Hide and Sleep
With the classic Murphy bed as muse, Japanese architect Toshihiko Suzuki transformed a standard Airstream into a versatile small...
While visiting and writing about small homes for our June 2009 “Think Smaller” issue, it quickly became clear that when space is...
Beauty and Brains: Building Sustainably With Redwood
The return of summer barbecues and back porch hangouts means that outdoor living spaces are again enjoying heavy foot traffic.
Sleep Under the Northern Lights in an Icelandic Bubble Hotel
Billing itself as the “five million star hotel,” Buubble is a unique lodging option about an hour outside of Reykjavík, Iceland,...
Sleep in a Translucent Cocoon for $495 a Night
Designed with the help of Harry Gesner, the Autonomous Tent provides a luxurious camping experience in Big Sur, California.
The Downside of Cities That Never Sleep
Each artificial light source impacts how humans and other urban animals recharge differently.
Gifts for Superior Sleep: Holiday 2016
There's nothing better than a good night's sleep – especially after the hustle and bustle of the holiday season – so why not put...
Sleep, Stay, Work, and Play at the Leman Locke
I never paid much attention to it but at the hotels I’ve stayed at before, the rooms are dictated by the bed size which, while...
At AutoCamp, Sleep in a Slice of Americana for $225 a Night
Nestled in the Russian River Valley, AutoCamp’s custom Airstream trailers and midcentury pavilion provide a boutique camping...
An Open Air Hotel Room in the Swiss Alps
Sleeping under the stars has been translated into an inspired concept that uses minimalism and the beauty of nature to offer a...
Ceramic Artist Francesca DiMattio Explores the Beauty in Domesticity
Francesca DiMattio's large-scale ceramic sculptures turn elements of functional design into dramatic works of art.
A New Way to Sleep: Without Top Sheet
Everyone has his or her own recipe for the perfect bed. Some keep crisp sheets tightly tucked into hospital corners.
Sleeping In: The World’s Slowest Hotel
Hulking on the edge of the trendy Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Hotel is a storied mammoth.
Photo of the Week: A Balinese Beauty by Alexis Dornier Architecture & Design
Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.
From Textiles and Scents, to Posters and a 3D-Printed Pavilion, the Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial Ponders Beauty
Curator Ellen Lupton walks us through a few of the highlights from "Beauty," the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s...
A pair of Arizona–based architects prove that sleeping in a pod is hardly an extraterrestrial experience.
10 Frank Lloyd Wright Homes Available to Rent Right Now
You may not be lucky enough to reside in a Frank Lloyd Wright property.
Take a Modern British Holiday in a Gleaming Cantilevered Barn
Balancing Barn, a cantilevered rental house in England that sleeps eight guests, offers countryside views of both the ground and...
9 Modern Prefabs in the Desert
The barren beauty of a desert landscape can be a source of inspiration for off-the-grid prefab living.