A set of solar panels, a wind-powered well, and passive sustainable strategies make living miles from municipal utilities a...
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Ambra Medda
Ambra Medda, cofounder and creative director of design resource L’ArcoBaleno, tells us what home goods she treasures.
Proof That a Modern Fireplace Can Be the Defining Factor of a Space
No matter where you're located or what time of the year it is, having a fireplace in your home is a treasure that’s continuously...
Snag This Midcentury Stunner in Southern California For $799K
Long stretches of glass and sunny courtyard spaces characterize this modernist treasure, which was once photographed by the...
See 5 Rejected Designs For the World's Most Famous Monuments
Can you guess what national treasure would have been replaced with this ziggurat?
Choice or Passion: Add Knobs and Pulls for Your Doors and Cabinets
Knobs are an integral part of the interior décor of a house.
Friday Finds 6.3.11
On this Friday, a selection of treasures mined from the deepest depths of the web: the inspiration for iPods, a reggae classic,...
Too Cool: This Boho Surf Shack Has a Half-Pipe in the Backyard
She curates, he builds.
The Key Savings and Loan Association Building is a Colorado treasure and an enduring example of mid-century modernist design.
Friday Finds 7.9.2010
Lotsa good stuff today: things to watch, things to do, things to covet.
Coral and Tusk - A Chat With Designer Stephanie Housley
Coral and Tusk’s sweet, mostly seafaring motifs are inspired by designer Stephanie Housley’s intrigue with the mysteries of the...
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Last Major Residential Masterpiece Could Be Yours for $7.2 Million
For the price of $7.2 million, Frank Lloyd Wright’s last extensive residential commission is on the market after being thoroughly...
Discover Florida's Mysterious Dome Home Before It Sinks Into the Sea
We dive into the fascinating history behind Cape Romano's peculiar, igloo-like structures, which have been a treasured fixture to...
Classic Stories Get Slick Redesign
On my last couple trips to the bookstore I've been taken with a new series of six paperbacks which have positively leapt out at...
Fun with Color
For the visually inclined, Flickr can be an invitation to spend hours meandering virtually through the snapshots of strangers (an...
The exhibition "Harlem 1970-2009: Photographs by Camilo José Vergara," opens at the New-York Historical Society on April 30, but...
6 Main Things To Consider When Designing Your Home Art Gallery
Whether you just really love art or you're an avid collector, you may want to consider creating an art gallery in your home—a...
Dwell Store Gift Guide: Gifts for the Cook
Your favorite at-home chef is known not only for his signature dishes, but also for his stocked kitchen.
Friday Finds 8.14.09
This week at the Dwell office we've been working on our November issue, which will feature a collection of beautiful homes from...
Although postwar California modernism is generally associated with Southern California, the Bay Area’s own tradition has begun in...