8983 Home Design Ideas and Photos

Dive into Dwell's photo archive of spectacular modern homes that embody great design. From midcentury gems to prefabricated units to eye-opening renovations, these inspirational projects are elegant responses to the site and the client's needs. Here, you'll find ideas for every room in the house, whether it be kitchen, bath, bedroom, living, or dining—and beyond.

Ramirez and his partner, Sarah Mason Williams, dine at a sequoia table by Redwood Burl next to a hulking juniper tree that they asked the architects to preserve as a centerpiece of the property.
Boi sconces, which David Weeks designed for Ralph Pucci, illuminate the bedroom. The area rug is by Stephanie Odegard.
Roof deck pergola
Glass-tile and porcelain bathroom
Kitchen and dining area
4016 Tivoli at night
4016 Tivoli by day
Detail of computer-cut facade
Living Room with patio
Stair with yellow-filtered light through facade
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On the third story, a master suite and roof deck with city views were designed along with two bedrooms and a new bath.
“It's great to be able to check in anytime or be notified if something is going on. I find the little reminders about the family's activity in the house to be a fun distraction throughout my day that makes me feel closer to my family than before we used Nest Cam IQ,” says David.*
The downstairs family room serves as a guest room for visiting family, the kids’ play area and art studio, movie-watching room, and indoor/outdoor living room.
The family wanted to make their home beautiful, but also functional. When designing the renovation, they paid particular attention to making sure the common spaces could serve multiple functions and grow alongside the family.
“Sometimes you catch hilarious moments when you’re watching them with Nest Cam IQ,” says Cameron.*
The design of the house makes their lives easier by opening it out to the light and the outdoors. At the ground floor, the rear was dug out and expanded to allow for a living space and home office.
“With the two young kids commanding our schedule, we spend a lot of time around the house. Being able to completely open up the back of the house to the outside and back yard makes that time at home much more enjoyable and relaxing and completely takes care of the cabin fever we used to always feel in our old house,” explains David
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Sliding trays help keep paperwork out of sight.
The home and workplace of Australian architect Andrew Maynard, founding partner of Austin Maynard Architects.
New York firm MCDC designed littleBits’s Chelsea office, which is outfitted with Togo sofas from Ligne Roset and an overhead fixture by Tech Lighting. The shelves hold books and play materials like Legos and K’nex.
The Urban Cabin examines life on a small footprint and looks at what the future could hold for city dwellers.
Space is a commodity in most urban living situations. Without the luxury of space inhabitants are forced to be more thoughtful about their belongings.
MINI LIVING always makes an effort to work together with local designers on their projects and the bright yellow metal spikes on the exterior were created by the MINI LIVING design team’s NYC-based collaborators Bureau V— injecting an element of surprise into the design.
The designers have incorporated nature via a wall of greenery creating a cozy nook with a sense of privacy and a relaxed vibe.
The central volume of the home is occupied by a “library” featuring books which can be retrieved randomly by pulling on the ropes which hang from the ceiling.
Oke Hauser and Corinna Natter of MINI LIVING in the Urban Cabin.
A bunny mobile by Flensted hangs over the crib, while the felt mural provides a soft and colorful backdrop. The Excel floor lamp in the living room is by Rich Brilliant Willing.
Felt-covered sliding doors made of acoustic substrate separate the children’s room and living area.
During the renovation, Grimley and Smith added built-in storage to keep clutter in check.
Smith, Grimley, Roen, and Mae gather around a Polder Sofa XL by Hella Jongerius for Vitra. The marble Saarinen side table is from Knoll and the Slow chair is by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec for Vitra.
In the dining area, a trio of Beat pendants by Tom Dixon hang over an Eames table for Herman Miller and Saarinen Executive Armless chairs from Knoll.  Flat Onyx Black paint by Glidden sets off a Corbin Smith photograph. “It’s like you’re erasing things by painting,” Grimley says of the inky hue.
Brightening the kitchen was a renovation priority. The cabinets are custom, the sink is by Kohler, the ceiling lamp is Jasper Morrison’s Smithfield C for Flos, and the Castore pendants are by Artemide.
Chris Grimley and Kelly Smith transformed a cramped apartment into a family-friendly home. The room shared by Mae, three, and her little brother Roen, one, features a custom prototype mural by FilzFelt, their mother’s textile design company. The carpet is by Flor, and the child-size chair and Amoeba table are both by Jens Risom for Knoll.
The look of the Simpsons’ neighborhood transitions wildly when new neighbors discover a forgotten Neutra, triggering a renovation craze. Their project is so successful that it’s featured on the cover of Dwell.
Dining Room with fireplace
Master Bathroom
Master Bedroom
Patio with gas firepit
Shadows of the trellis at rear yard patio
Swimming pool at rear yard
Kitchen
Kitchen from Great Room
Living Room towards Entry
Great Room with Living Room in foreground.  Kitchen at left and Dining Room at right with firepit at exterior beyond
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