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April 8, 2015
It's official, #shelfie is taking Instagram by storm. While this may sound impartial, we think Dwell features do it best.
Modern apartment renovation in New York

“Corian is often pooh-poohed because it’s used for ugly stuff, like bathroom vanities,” says architect Erich Schoenenberger, “but we knew what we wanted to achieve would be difficult with plaster.” The eye-catching sculptural wall above the bed in a 620-square-foot New York City apartment is crafted from the material.

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Originally appeared in All Together Now
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mijolk boutique owners renovate their Toronto dwelling interior kitchen

Leave it to two design boutique owners to create the ultimate kitchen shelfie: A cherry pot trivet by Oji Masanori hangs from a white-oak kitchen rail by Studio Junction above a custom soapstone countertop in this Toronto house.

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Originally appeared in These Shop Owners Have a Killer Apartment Right Upstairs
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Modern custom wooden shelves with object collections

Custom shelves display a salt and pepper shaker collection in this Toronto house.

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Originally appeared in Party-Friendly Apartment in Toronto
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Modern renovation in San Francisco with heath ceramics tiles in the kitchen

Heath tile and vibrant enamel cookware collide in this San Francisco kitchen.

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Originally appeared in A Home with Eclectic Style Looks Just Right
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Tiny London apartment renovated kitchen with Vola faucet and marble countertop

Vintage pewter offests the modern, clean lines in a monochromatic London apartment.

Originally appeared in An American Ex-Pat Renovates a Tiny London Apartment on Her Own Terms
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Modern Brooklyn renovation has elm window sill in living room

An ample sill made of English elm was built into two front windows to create a gathering spot that is visually connected to the street. Donna Wilson’s lively Ernest pouf in coral Nos Da upholstery for SCP adds extra seating in the living room.

Originally appeared in History Stays Alive in This Brooklyn Home
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wood shelves of various sizes ornament the back wall, white couches, and a wood coffee table sit on a red, white and grey carpet

The site-sensitive exterior of a Shelter Island beach house belies an interior festooned with a kaleidoscopic mix of colors and an array of tactile materials. The Peter rug, Malibu sofa, and ceramics are resident Jonathan Adler’s own designs. The tables, pendant lights, and rocker are vintage.

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Originally appeared in Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan's Shelter Island Vacation Home
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Modern apartment renovation in New York

“Corian is often pooh-poohed because it’s used for ugly stuff, like bathroom vanities,” says architect Erich Schoenenberger, “but we knew what we wanted to achieve would be difficult with plaster.” The eye-catching sculptural wall above the bed in a 620-square-foot New York City apartment is crafted from the material.

Photo by David Allee.

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