Little Bird Swing
I was on North Haven Island, Maine recently to report a story for the July/August issue of the magazine, and I went to visit a...
Swingtones: Musical Swings Built by Kids
At a summer camp with power tools, the campers helped design their own amusement: a set of musical swings.
Winter Reading List
Winter is the perfect time to cozy up, hunker down and reflect.
10 Playgrounds With Modern Twists
Playgrounds have followed the same architectural playbook since they premiered in the 19th century—a few swings, a slide or two,...
Seeing Orange in SF
Seeing Orange Dutch Design Week in SF is in full swing now in San Francisco, showcasing the best in Dutch design here in the City...
Selling on Dwell
The Dwell Shop is in full swing and we're looking for merchants big and small to join our community of...
Friday Finds 2.18.11
Every Friday Dwell's editors, designers, and interns share a handful of their favorite blogs, videos, photographs, and stories...
Enjoy the salty air and coastal views—without having to invest your nest egg in a ground-up build.
Gifts for Your Host
With the holiday season in full swing – cocktail hours, family gatherings and dinner parties on the calendar – we want to make...
On my last morning in Casablanca I had the good luck, and lots of local recommendations, to swing past Chez Paul for breakfast.
Last Chance: Lessons from Modernism
Modern-minded New Yorkers have just a few more days to swing by Cooper Union’s Lessons From Modernism: Environmental Design...
Conflict Kitchen Rises Again
If you're ever in Pittsburgh, you must swing by Conflict Kitchen for lunch—as I wrote in the December/January issue (and online...
Vintage Furniture-Filled Prefab Living Room in Upstate New York
Built by architect William Massie nearly a decade ago for vintage retailer Greg Wooten, this hybrid prefab home in upstate New...
Summer Squash Salad
In one of San Francisco's many multi-unit buildings from the early-1900s, Heidi Lender (with the help of John Lum Architecture...
Announcing The World Views Photo Book
It's inevitable that most of us wind up in the same routine and see the same landscapes or cityscapes over and over again.
8 of the Coolest Things We Saw at BKLYN DESIGNS
The latest of edition of NYCxDesign kicked off today with the opening of BKLYN DESIGNS, a celebration of the borough's creative...
Friday Finds 7.08.11
In this edition of Friday Finds, the musical stylings of Ready 4 Airplay Vol.
Modernist Architecture Feeling the Pinch?
Falling prices for classic Lautners and Neutras might be a telltale sign that even modern masterpieces are feeling the pinch.
This Shape-Shifting Apartment Lets an Architect Work from Home
Work by day, play by night.
A simple cabin on the banks of Lake Erie packs function into just 510 square feet.