Trading Shingles for Shrubs
Dwell explores the extensive reasons why the grass is intensely greener when it's on the roof.
Tools of the Trade
Design-build practices invest considerable time in setting up shop and tremendous capital in tools.
Designer Spotlight: Black Creek Mercantile & Trading Co.
Dwell chats with Joshua Vogel, the carpenter-craftsman behind the lovely, hand-turned kitchenware and sculptural pieces from...
Design Trade Service picks February's top items for designers
Design Trade Service is an exclusive online marketplace that provides interior designers unique access to complete catalogs of...
These 9 Structures Prove That Shingle Exteriors Can Be Surprisingly Modern
In architecture, shingles often bring to mind historic, pitched-roof buildings—but this certainly isn’t the case with these nine...
A Renovated Farmhouse in Northern Italy
A couple in northern Italy trade a cramped flat for a renovated farmhouse in the country.
Alessi's Fall/Winter Collection
The business of product design is a family affair for Matteo Alessi, Director of Trade Marketing and International Development at...
A Stainless Steel Railing System Offers a Lesson in Strength
The authority on prefabricated stainless steel railing systems offers an AIA-approved continuing education course for trade...
City Bike
The Eurobike trade show just ended, and among the offerings at the world's largest bike-geek festival was Cannondale's Hooligan.
Dwell Discussion: How the Design Industry Can Transform the World
With a focus on the rug trade, a Dwell-hosted panel in Los Angeles examines ways to increase ethical design practices.
Working with HAB Housing to create sustainable homes
As well as private clients, we work within the trade sector alongside some of the country’s best designers, architects and...
The Grass Phone
Korea is a known hub for high-tech design, and it's increasingly a hotspot for innovation among young designers learning their...
The New Suburbanism
When an urban expat couple decided to build the suburban house they wanted rather than the one their neighbors expected, they...
The Mattress Company That Lets You Be Your Own Expert
In today’s trade and consumer markets, many believe that sleep-deprived customers have begun to dismiss the traditional mattress...
Thermal Solar Collection Tubes That Provide Hot Water Year-Round
On the roof, amidst an array of native wild grasses and shrubs, six banks holding 180 small thermal solar collection tubes...
Live from London: Everyday Objects
You can have your pick of a wide assortment of couches, chairs and tables at the 100% Design trade fair at Earl's Court in...
Projectile Motion: Hat-Trick Design’s Stockwell Project Bring Local Art to Wayfinding
The Stockwell Park Estate in Lambeth, South London, boasts a colorful cultural history.
Sushi chef Susumu Ueda Reviews 6 Energy-Efficient Refrigerators
The refrigerator in your kitchen may be humming a pricey song—to the tune of hundreds of dollars and thousands of kilowatts a...
Perillo Chair
German designer Martin Ballendat’s Perillo lounge chair for Zuco won the people’s choice award at the Orgatec trade show in...

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