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Westward, Ho! With Airstream 2 Go

A new travel venture called Airstream 2 Go pairs the iconic American RV with customized trip itineraries for an unforgettable, mobile vacation rental.
May 15, 2013
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Product Spotlight: KAWS x Bern Watts Bicycle Helmet

Brave the streets (and promote bicycle safety!) with this limited edition helmet designed by New York-based artist Brian Donnelly, better known as KAWS, for Bern Unlimited.
April 29, 2013
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6 Modern Bikes

Today marks the 129th anniversary of the first transcontinental journey via a penny-farthing, accomplished by the gallant Brit, Thomas Stevens. In honor, we've compiled a list of six modern bicycles that will surely spark a journey ahead.
April 22, 2013

Video: Toyota Debuts Experimental i-Road Vehicle

Not quite a car and something more than a motorcycle, the Toyota i-Road "Personal Mobility Vehicle" (PMV) recently debuted at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Check out this video to see how the i-Road nimbly slaloms through crowded streets.
April 2, 2013
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Standing Room Only: The Vignelli Subway Map

This Tuesday, we hopped a train for Brooklyn Heights. Destination: The New York Transit Museum, where a talk about the historic Vignelli subway map was being held. If you haven’t yet been, take note—the door can be hard to spot at first. (Cleverly, it’s a subway entrance.) Upon entry, we were met with a standing room only crowd. Waiting for the panel to start, the audience had already noticed the museum’s last-minute booking coup—the man himself, Massimo Vignelli hadn’t been billed for the event, but would now be participating. It was a pleasant surprise, as most anytime Mr. Vignelli speaks, a sound bite is born.
March 1, 2013
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Aviation Preservation

In the 1950s, Canada’s Department of Transport commissioned a modernist makeover for a tiny international air hub in Newfoundland, a design that has proven as timeless as it was trendsetting.
February 25, 2013


With offices in San Francisco, New York, and Los Angeles, Dwell can't help but be proud of the transit advancements and accessibility in the cities where we work. Graphic designer Cayla Ferari and engineer John Breznicky are so fond of transit systems, they've gone a step further, creating LinePosters, transit-inspired artwork for the home.
February 21, 2013
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Bike Brigade

We’ve long known about the environmental and health benefits of biking, but the demands of savvy urban cyclists aren’t the same as those of weekend warriors. Designers are wising up and creating bikes and accessories that suit the modern lifestyle. We take a spin through high-design racks, accessories, performance apparel, and everything in between.
April 2, 2012
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Bike Brigade: Sport

April 2, 2012