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Premier SIP construction of Berkeley cottage by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop.

A Dilapidated Garage Transformed Into a Small Modern Cottage

An architect builds a 432-square-foot dwelling behind his home.
December 8, 2015
Palo Alto Eichler Renovation Open Living and Dining Areas with glass wall

Inspiration for Designing with Cherner Furniture

A icon of modern design brought back to life in 1999, the sinuous curves of Cherner designs make for a sculptural and modern element in any room. A wide selection of Cherner pieces are available from the Dwell Store.
December 7, 2015
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In Just 48 Hours, a Chicago Live/Work Space Is Built from the Ground Up Using Concrete Panels

An industrious Chicago couple set up shop in a historic manufacturing district almost overnight using prefab concrete panels.
December 6, 2015
Large open Denver loft with a modern interior

5 Modern Homes in Former Industrial Buildings

These dwellings take advantage of their cavernous, industrial pasts.
December 4, 2015
French apartment bedroom

6 Inviting Apartment Renovations

Though they might not be as sizeable as many free-standing houses, these refashioned apartments feel like home.
December 3, 2015
Black wood facade of Toronto renovation by Modern Nest Design + Construction.

A Toronto Couple's Light-Filled Dream Home

Dissatisfaction with a high-rise rental inspired the construction of a new home.
December 3, 2015
Weathering steel, glass, cedar facade of cabin by Johnston Architects in Washington State.

A Weathering Steel Retreat in the Foothills of the Cascades

Nestled in rolling meadows, this cabin folds into the surrounding landscape.
December 2, 2015
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6 Castiglioni Designs in Modern Homes

Achille Castiglioni was an influential Italian designer who worked with a broad range of products, from watches to stereos and—most famously—lighting fixtures. He established his studio in 1994 with his brothers Livio Castiglioni and Pier Giacomo Castiglion; their iconic designs still grace modern homes today.
December 1, 2015
Kitchen of 850 square-foot Montreal apartment renovation by Gepetto.

Minimalist Built-Ins Are the Secret Behind This Tiny Montreal Apartment

Down to its custom storage, this 850-square-foot loft in the heart of Montréal is tailored perfectly to the lifestyle needs of an aging couple.
November 30, 2015