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November 2, 2013
Here at Dwell, we love a good pun. In fact, we save some of the best for headlines that run in our print issues. Check newsstands to see the latest and see 10 of our favorites from the archives after the jump. Did we miss the one you liked most? Sound off in the comments section below.
Southwest-style hipsters bask in the kitschy glory of the diminutive Welcome Diner, where the burgers are sublime and seats are limited.
Phoenix Envy

Skip Sedona and forget the Grand Canyon? Architect Will Bruder leads us on a journey through slow food and rapid development in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo by Joao Canziani.

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Originally appeared in Phoenix Envy
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Kiwi's Big Adventure

Three designers jump-start their practice with an affordably built abode in New Zealand.

Originally appeared in This Home Achieves Blissful Living in the Hills
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wood floor glass windows house in tree island off Australia
Outback Staked House

A few years ago, while working with the indigenous communities of remote Arnhem Land, in Australia’s Northern Territory, architect Sue Harper became passionate about prefab. Photo by Patrick Bingham Hall.

Originally appeared in Outback Staked House
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With bright red hair, Hill is a standout in a gray-glass 1960s building. Her coffee table is a French mail-sorting table with the legs cut down.
Stripped Ease

All of the money Barbara Hill poured into remodeling her 1960s condo in Houston was spent taking things out—and she couldn’t be happier. Photo by Dean Kaufman.

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Originally appeared in Stripped Ease
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Brick bowfront rowhouses, most constructed in the mid-19th century, are a South End signature.
Boston Translation

Boston's rich history is potently infused into its dense, bustling neighborhoods, where the same brick walls that once contained cobbler shops now house Internet startups. The adaptive reuse of these buildings forms a solid foundation for sustainable renovation.

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Originally appeared in Boston Pops
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A small deck off the back of the main house is protected from the wind and supported by a small grassy mound.
Blue in the Facade

Canada's Magdalen Islands offer a seaside retreat to landlocked Quebecers, two of whom have turned the local vernacular on its oreille with a winsome vacation home. Photo by Matthew Monteith.

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Originally appeared in Blue in the Facade
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From the sitting room you can see into the bedroom, with its strip of window in the ceiling. From the kitchen table you have a view of the bathroom and the lofted living space above. "You can see the stairs from your bed," Rintala says.
Nice Box

In October, the light in Norway is cold and diffused by rain. It's "our worst month," says John Roger Holte, a Norwegian artist and builder. The weather may be dismal here, but the Boxhome, which Holte helped build, gleams with optimism and modernity. Photo by Pia Ullin.

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Originally appeared in Nice Box
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Modern pouffes for the home
Pouffe! There It Is

Versatile like an accent pillow or throw, a pouffe need not match your living-room set to settle in and look right at home. Photo by Justin Fantl.

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Originally appeared in Pouffe! There It Is
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Main entrance with clothing rack and graphic rug
Fine Finnish

A pair of crafty designers on a serious budget show that though their apartment may be short on square footage, it’s long on charm. Photo by Petra Bindel.

Originally appeared in Fine Finnish: Entrance
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White brick exterior of Goddard and Mandolene’s home post-renovation.
Mod Men

Todd Goddard and Andrew Mandolene have a spring in their step since completing their restoration of the near-derelict 1957 home of architect Arthur Witthoefft, who says, “I can’t get over what they’ve done—–it’s unbelievable.” Photo by Jason Schmidt.

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Originally appeared in Mod Men
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Southwest-style hipsters bask in the kitschy glory of the diminutive Welcome Diner, where the burgers are sublime and seats are limited.
Phoenix Envy

Skip Sedona and forget the Grand Canyon? Architect Will Bruder leads us on a journey through slow food and rapid development in Phoenix, Arizona. Photo by Joao Canziani.

Photo by João Canziani.

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