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Dwell Store Gift Guide: Last-Minute Gifts

Early birds may get the worm, but good things come to those who wait. Our collection of last-minute gifts includes gift-worthy designs that are all in stock and ready to ship. Check out eight of our top picks, and be sure to visit the Dwell Store for the complete collection. 
December 20, 2015
Eames Chair

Instagram Account We Love: Midcentury Classics from Southern California

A design collector and dealer based in San Diego, Steve Aldana of Esoteric Survey spotlights modernist objects and architecture from postwar California. His feed is a visual delight for midcentury devotees, with gems such as Richard Neutra’s Kaufmann Desert House in Palm Springs, original Eames wire chairs, and even a vintage BMW or two.
December 19, 2015
Onsdorp schoolhouse renovation stove

5 Cozy Wood-Burning Stoves

Let these stoves warm you up for the cold days ahead.
December 18, 2015
11+ World Desk Clock

5 Budget-Friendly Tech Gifts from 11+

The South Korean studio designs minimal tech tools and accessories that don't break the bank.
December 18, 2015
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An Architect's Tips for Creating a Garden in the Heart of the City

In our upcoming February 2016 issue, we visit the Gowanus, Brooklyn, home of architect Philippe Baumann and his family, which includes a rooftop garden. In advance of the issue, Baumann shares his thoughts on how to introduce plant life to urban homes.
December 17, 2015
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5 Ways to Define Spaces With Area Rugs

There's nothing quite like the shift in color and texture provided by a rug to set off an area—or function—of a room.
December 17, 2015
Berlin apartment with a modern dining room

8 Elegant Dining Rooms

Formal entertaining is at the top of everyone's mind this time of year. Find inspiration in these stately dining rooms.
December 17, 2015
Simple copper magnetic photo bar

Dwell Store Gift Guide: Under $100

From decorative accents to kitchenware, the Under $100 Gift Guide includes dozens of great gift ideas, all at an accessible price point. Check out eight of our top gift ideas here, and be sure to visit the full collection at the Dwell Store.
December 17, 2015
Joint bathroom and bedroom with a Neptune bathtub and wall art

5 Dreamy Bathtubs Designed for Soaking

Just add water.
December 16, 2015