Roundups

From the best midcentury renovations to the most remote cabins, these collections showcase our favorite designs.

20 Homes That Are Habitats
20 Homes That Are Habitats
From California to Argentina, these houses are living, breathing ecosystems for critters of all kinds.
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These 14 Compact Kitchen Renovations Start With the Best Ingredients
When space is at a premium, a tastefully designed kitchen boils down to clever design solutions—like innovative storage, multifunctional surfaces, and retractable cooktops.
19 of the Best Aussie Mullet Renovations That Turn Things Up in the Back
These quaint heritage facades hide clever extensions and additions that are ready to rock.
Here Are 16 of the Best ADUs in Los Angeles
Here Are 16 of the Best ADUs in Los Angeles
Let these bite-sized home offices, in-law flats, rental units, and other backyard houses give you a few big ideas for your own space.
12 Churches That Have Been Turned Into Heavenly Homes
Sought-after design elements like vaulted ceilings, tall windows and doors, and historic charm came built in with these renovated residences.
3 A-Frame Cabins You Can Buy or Build Yourself for Less Than $25K
Whether you’re a die-hard DIY-er or would rather have a cabin dropped in place, these sleek, simple designs will have you covered.
10 Cool Pools That Beat the Heat in Scorching Locations
Check out these plunge-ready oases from Joshua Tree to Los Cabos.
26 Vintage Airstream Renovations That’ll Make You Want to Hop on the Bandwagon
How architects, designers, and DIYers have revamped the classic travel trailers to serve as contemporary workspaces, rentals, and even primary residences.
Choose Your Own (Holiday) Adventure: 10 Homes for Countryside Living or an Urban Retreat
From secluded, off-grid cabins, to impressive urban retreats, these ten design-led vacation rentals let you choose whether to get lost in the wilderness or make the most of city...
10 Vacation Homes That Bring Nature Inside
These rentals reimagine conventional notions of inside and out and celebrate the beauty of the natural world in unexpected ways.
3 Vacation Rentals We’d Love to Stay In
3 Vacation Rentals We’d Love to Stay In
Our editors pick some of their favorite holiday getaways that architects and designers have uploaded to Dwell.com.
Dwell Picks: Beach Reads for Your Next Summer Outing
Our team’s selects for armchair travel—or should we say beach chair?
10 Renovations Featuring Sensational Kitchens
These spectacular transformations bring the heat.
8 Scandinavian Cabins That Master the Art of Minimalism
These vacation homes and cabins in Norway, Sweden, and Denmark feature sophisticated but pared-down interiors that complement their serene surroundings.
6 Spectacularly Remote Vacation Rentals
Get away from it all—but still stay connected—at these remarkable retreats around the world.
Design Icon: 8 Avant-Garde Buildings by Ricardo Bofill
A new monograph by gestalten shines a light on the visionary works of Spanish architect Ricardo Bofill, whose bold forms often seem lifted from fantasy.
The Most-Liked Homes on Our Instagram in 2021
Look to the spaces our followers loved most for the design trends to watch in the year ahead.
The Most Impressive DIY Home Hacks of 2021
Being inventive goes a long way in this year’s list of our top DIY-design solutions.
The Design Trends Our Readers Loved and Hated in 2021
Dwell readers sound off on the top trends of the past year—from glass brick and terrazzo to barn doors and beyond.
10 Cabins, Campers, and Trailers We Dreamed of Escaping to in 2021
From a tree house high in the California redwoods to a cabin nestled in the Andes Mountains, these remote retreats answer the call of the wild.
The 10 Most Inspiring Stories of 2021
These projects cleverly address issues ranging from affordable housing to building sustainably in the face of climate change.
The Most Shocking Before & After Renovations of 2021
From postmodern play in a London Edwardian to the surprising revamp of an Atlanta bungalow, these are the most dramatic transformations we've covered this year.
The 10 Most Popular Reader-Submitted Houses of 2021
We receive thousands of Add a Home submissions each year—and these inspiring residences racked up the most views.
Budget Breakdown: The Biggest Saves and Splurges of 2021
When it comes to creating that dream home, there are those things you can live with, and others you just can’t live without.
The 10 Most Colorful Homes of 2021
From a surrealism-inspired desert getaway to a loft that blends Pop art with midcentury treasures, these vibrant living spaces make a strong case for saying “yes” to more color.
The 10 Teeniest Tiny Homes of 2021
Ranging from 33 to 94 square feet per person, these compact dwellings stretch the limits of small-space living.
These Are the Home Design Trends That Will Rule 2022
From nature-inspired interiors to vintage furnishings and tactile finishes, here are the design trends that industry experts predict will dominate in the new year.
20 Impressive Australian Homes That Bring the Outdoors In
These sun-filled dwellings blur the boundaries between the interior spaces and their surroundings.
7 Homes Designed for Sustainable Living
From a shipping container dwelling to architect Steven Holl’s forest retreat, these residences embody the ideal that what’s best for the environment is also best for our...