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Dwell Teams with Decorist to Make Getting Modern Interior Design Easy

The online design platform Decorist connects users who want to refresh their space with Dwell-approved professionals.
January 27, 2016
Joint bathroom and bedroom with a Neptune bathtub and wall art

7 Unique Takes on the Modern Bedroom

These quirky custom beds and bedrooms remind us that no part of the home—even one where you'll mostly be sleeping—should be taken for granted.
January 27, 2016
Boston renovation with Fitzfelt prototype felt mural, carpet by Flor, chair and table by Jens Risom for Knoll.

6 Jens Risom Designs in Modern Homes

Danish-born Jens Risom is a designer who helped lead the midcentury modern movement; he helped found Knoll (in 1942, the Hans Knoll Furniture Company) and started his own firm after World War II. While many of his works are on display in museums, the designs (vintage or recently produced) still populate modern homes.
January 27, 2016
Modern Scandinavian living room with a wood-burning stove

5 Danish Interiors That Mix Modern and Vintage Design

These interiors combine the old and the new to give homes a fresh start.
January 26, 2016
The FOG Design + Art Fair at San Francisco's Fort Mason Festival Pavilion

Must-See Discoveries from San Francisco’s Design + Art Fair

We recently spent some time exploring the FOG Design + Art fair and were amazed by what we saw.
January 26, 2016
Mexican living room with bright patterned floor tile

8 Times Colorful Patterned Tiles Stole the Show

Never underestimate the humble floor tile—furnished with rich coloring and a striking design, they can revitalize any room.
January 26, 2016
Sustainable second home in New Zealand

7 Modern Outdoor Dining Areas We Love

From the Loire Valley to Northern California, these beautiful settings for al fresco dining range from elaborate shelters to simple picnic-like setups.
January 25, 2016
Maison NW Furniture Room

A Neon Dreamworld Outside Paris Tests Futuristic Ideas for Homes

For our March issue dedicated to interiors, we toured the warehouse-turned-home of Antwerp architect Nathalie Wolberg and artist Tim Stokes. Here, we visit highlights from Wolberg's otherworldly furniture and design lab in France.
January 24, 2016