Smaller in Texas
Texas architect Jim Poteet helped Stacey Hill, who lives in a San Antonio artists’ community, wrangle an empty steel shipping...
Small But Perfectly Formed Island Apartment in Syracuse
Refurbished by in 2009, this compact apartment on the island of Ortygia in Syracuse Italy is a modernist city retreat in the...
Devising Clever Solutions For a Small San Francisco Loft
A software engineer outfits his tiny apartment with flexible design ideas.
Small Box Home with Black Metal Facade in Japan
Drawing on an inherited plot of land, his father’s steel company, and his brother-in-law’s architectural know-how, Motoshi...
Smaller in Texas
In a far-ﬂung desert destination, designer Barbara Hill does it again.
9 Small Spaces That Are Bursting With Color
From city apartments to vacation rentals and boutique hotels, a daring and creative use of colorful paint, textiles, and other...
Small "Hybrid Prefab" Home in the Desert
The Blue Sky prototype home tiptoes gracefully across the desert landscape just north of Joshua Tree National Park.
This Is How You Can Live Large in a Small Space
With clever storage and a retractable skylight, a London apartment feels larger than its 576 square feet.
Big on Broadway, Small on Space: Inside the Studio of Actor Adam Kantor
Performer Adam Kantor shares how transforming pieces by Resource Furniture allow him to live large, even in 350 square feet.
Although we shouldn’t admit it, the Dwell reception area doesn’t always resemble the best of modern design.
Building a small home doesn’t equate to easy lifting.
The Pill Wall-Mounted Desk
An effective remedy for cluttered living spaces.
How Small is Too Small?
The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...
Bill Stumpf Reviews 5 Modern Desks
At work, you don’t usually get to choose where you sit, but at home it’s a different story.
How to Shop for an Ergonomic Task Chair
Humanscale's Sacha Burn details what to consider when buying body-conscious seating.
10 Functional Pieces For Small Space Living
Multifunctional furniture can make a small space a lot more livable.
12 Perfect Plunge Pools For Your Small Outdoor Space
Don't have space for a massive pool in your backyard? No need to worry.
There are all sorts of devices emerging these days that are meant to monitor and increase awareness of our energy consumption...
Architects are notorious for being sticklers for detail.
10 Sturdy Desk Chairs
Whether wrought from molded aluminum or the latest techno-mesh, few seats work harder than the sturdy desk chair.