Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.
Self-taught designer Tom Givone continues his practice of updating 19th-century farmhouses with unexpected details and salvaged materials with his latest creation—a torqued-volume addition to an…
The key to getting your hands on American-made design lies with the retailers that make it a point to highlight where their pieces originate.
Following a sensitive renovation at the hands of DSH // architecture, the Larchmont Charter High School in Los Angeles settles into a midcentury gem originally designed by Welton Becket.
A family-owned metal screen fabricator in Portland, Oregon, proudly displays its bona fides in a graphic map.
Regional incubators are helping independent designers learn the basics of how to scale up and succeed—and boost the local economy.
A relaxed interior and radical roof make a home more sociable and energy-efficient.
Minute details and judiciously applied materials create a refined home in San Francisco.
Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.
A new outlook for a Buff, Straub and Hensman gem perched high above Los Angeles.
Leaders in modular construction and prefab need to scale up to get more people thinking inside the box.
Good Mod, a Portland, Oregon, studio and retailer, develops an inventive furniture model for the 21st-century office.
A Connecticut home with a notable architectural legacy gets an expansive update for a family of six.
Based on tenets of good design and lasting craftsmanship, Kalon Studios keeps it stateside.
A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.
Actors David Alan Basche and Alysia Reiner rework their Harlem town house with an eco-sensibility and an eye for smarter spaces.
Multifamily housing projects that meet Passive House standards are bringing European-style energy efficiency to a new demographic in the United States.
For our annual issue dedicated to domestic design, we surveyed the latest crop of homegrown products.
Grid-scale storage may be revolutionizing the market for clean energy.
Passive Houses are built according to a rigorous series of design principles that promote efficiency.
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's May 2015 issue.
Renowned designer Harry Bertoia (1915–1978) dedicated the latter part of his career to creating metal sound sculptures called Sonambients.
Our annual celebration of American design includes a selection of locally made home accessories. Take a look at our new favorite domestic finds, from mirrors to planters.
Any midcentury modern fan worth their salt will be familiar with the groovy designs of Alexander Girard (1907–1993).