Lifestyle

Good design extends far beyond just our homes. It touches all parts of our lives, from our hobbies and travels to the experiences we encounter on a daily basis. Get lost in these stories that fuse great design with lifestyle.

These 3 Co-Living Companies Are Transforming Urban Living
These 3 Co-Living Companies Are Transforming Urban Living
With co-living, the living's easy—you don’t have to worry about cleaning or running out of toilet paper, as it's all taken care of.
By Marissa Hermanson - a day ago
24 Outdoor Products for Every Kind of Summer Plan
24 Outdoor Products for Every Kind of Summer Plan
Check out this list of furnishings and accoutrements for the beach, backyard, campground, and beyond.
 - a day ago
6 Scandinavian Raincoats You’ll Want to Wear Everyday
6 Scandinavian Raincoats You’ll Want to Wear Everyday
Blending Scandinavian style with high-tech utility, these jackets will have you wishing for rain.
 - 2 days ago
5 Modern Cat Furniture Designs Both Pets and Owners Adore
5 Modern Cat Furniture Designs Both Pets and Owners Adore
These sleek cat accessories are so well-designed, they'll rival your own furniture.
 - 5 days ago
These Are the Items Every Coffee Snob Needs
These Are the Items Every Coffee Snob Needs
If you practically have "but first, coffee" tattooed on your guns, we'd suggest upgrading your java setup.
 - 10 days ago
5 Stunning Uses of Western Red Cedar
5 Stunning Uses of Western Red Cedar
Durable, low maintenance, and always beautiful, Western Red Cedar is showing up in exciting ways, proving it can enhance the sleek design of modern structures.
 - 12 days ago
How to Make Fire Cider
How to Make Fire Cider
This generations-old spicy, sweet, sour concoction can both fight the flu and level-up a cocktail.
 - a month ago
10 Best Places For Design Nerds to Dine in Mexico City
10 Best Places For Design Nerds to Dine in Mexico City
Mexico City is the creative haven du jour teeming with epicurean delights, stunning architecture, and a bustling arts scene.
 - a month ago
12 Rising Creators to Know Right Now
12 Rising Creators to Know Right Now
From muralists and ceramicists, to fiber artists and furniture makers, these 12 creatives speak out about what drives their work—and how they've made a name for themselves.
 - 2 months ago
10 London Bars Every Design Lover Should Visit
10 London Bars Every Design Lover Should Visit
London's buzzing bar scene offers everything from art deco lounges, to industrial supper clubs, to hip watering holes.
 - 2 months ago
Claire Weisz Shares the Story Behind Her Most-Prized Objet d’Art
Claire Weisz Shares the Story Behind Her Most-Prized Objet d’Art
The New York architect, who has retooled everything from parks to food-processing plants, explains the origin story of the unusual wood tablet she keeps in her office.
 - 2 months ago
A Historic London Property Is Converted Into a Modern Mediterranean Eatery
A Historic London Property Is Converted Into a Modern Mediterranean Eatery
The ground floor and basement of a historic structure become a warm, inviting modern restaurant after a major renovation.
 - 2 months ago
7 Wallpaper Designs That Will Instantly Revamp Your Space
7 Wallpaper Designs That Will Instantly Revamp Your Space
When it comes to decor, there are very few products that can alter the mood and ambience of a space as dramatically as wallpaper.
 - 3 months ago
Watch: A Conversation With Decluttering Guru Marie Kondo
Watch: A Conversation With Decluttering Guru Marie Kondo
We interview the Japanese organizing expert about the art of tidying up and her new collaboration with minimalist brand Cuyana.
 - 3 months ago
21 Enchanting Spaces That Feature Iconic Furniture
21 Enchanting Spaces That Feature Iconic Furniture
From the Eames lounge chair to the Noguchi coffee table, these quintessential designs in modern homes prove that classic can also feel contemporary.
 - 3 months ago
The Psychitect Is In: How One Therapist Helps Couples Tackle Design Projects Together
The Psychitect Is In: How One Therapist Helps Couples Tackle Design Projects Together
Meet Rachel Melvald, a psychotherapist who uses her background in psychology and design to resolve issues between couples who are in the throes of a high-stress project.
 - 3 months ago
10 Modern Wedding Venues That Will Make Your Big Day Unforgettable
10 Modern Wedding Venues That Will Make Your Big Day Unforgettable
Honor your love for design—and each other—in one of these extraordinary wedding venues in the U.S. and beyond.
 - 3 months ago
Now in its Fifth Year, the FOG Design+Art Fair Shakes Up San Francisco
Now in its Fifth Year, the FOG Design+Art Fair Shakes Up San Francisco
Bringing together leaders in design, art, and culture, the FOG Design+Art Fair is on view January 11–14, 2018 at the Fort Mason Center.
 - 4 months ago
Fun, Cheeky Interiors Give This Middle Eastern Eatery a Modern Edge
Fun, Cheeky Interiors Give This Middle Eastern Eatery a Modern Edge
In downtown Victoria, Superbaba is a Middle Eastern restaurant whose quirky use of color and form keeps a sense of humor.
 - 5 months ago
Bird-Watchers Will Be Flying High Once This Stunning Tower Is Complete
Bird-Watchers Will Be Flying High Once This Stunning Tower Is Complete
The winning entry for a bird observational tower in Latvia sets a new bar for how these structures can be built.
 - 5 months ago
See 5 Rejected Designs For the World's Most Famous Monuments
See 5 Rejected Designs For the World's Most Famous Monuments
Can you guess what national treasure would have been replaced with this...
 - 5 months ago
A New Israeli Eatery in Paris Serves Up Mediterranean Style
A New Israeli Eatery in Paris Serves Up Mediterranean Style
With a name meaning "joyful bazar," Balagan expertly blends Mediterranean influences with Parisian flair in the restaurant and bar.
 - 5 months ago
Dwell Made Presents: DIY Plywood Media Console
Dwell Made Presents: DIY Plywood Media Console
Learn how to build a modern media console out of plywood with this easy-to-follow guide and video.
 - 5 months ago
Watch This Mesmerizing Video of COS's Huge Marble Run in Seoul
Watch This Mesmerizing Video of COS's Huge Marble Run in Seoul
Snarkitecture and COS bring audiences into the loop with a sculpture that channels one of the most unpredictable objects there is: the sphere.
 - 5 months ago
These 5 Interior Design Trends Will Reign Supreme in 2018
These 5 Interior Design Trends Will Reign Supreme in 2018
Simple yet sophisticated, these new directions can help your space evolve.
 - 5 months ago
A Modern Mexican Restaurant in Austin Created by a Team of Locals
A Modern Mexican Restaurant in Austin Created by a Team of Locals
Though this modern, ground-floor restaurant may look like a shop or lobby from the street, inside, it's a light and airy dining destination that stands out from many of the other...
 - 5 months ago
Dwell’s Top 20 Products of 2017
Dwell’s Top 20 Products of 2017
'Tis the season to shop 'til you drop.
 - 5 months ago
An Underground Speakeasy in Vienna Is Turned Into a Chic Cocktail Lounge
An Underground Speakeasy in Vienna Is Turned Into a Chic Cocktail Lounge
During the renovation of a heritage building from the late-18th century in Vienna, a former speakeasy is uncovered and transformed into an incredible subterranean cocktail bar.
 - 5 months ago
Dwell Made Presents: DIY Modern Bookcase
Dwell Made Presents: DIY Modern Bookcase
Build a simple, modern bookcase from a single sheet of plywood using this step-by-step video and guide.
 - 5 months ago
Secrets You Need to Know When Using Wood in Wet Spaces
Secrets You Need to Know When Using Wood in Wet Spaces
Who says wood and moisture don't work well...
 - 5 months ago