Posts tagged ‘modern design’


Explore Prefab Homes

Although prefabricated (prefab) homes are getting lots of attention, they’re nothing new. They originated in the early 1900s and were sold as kits. Since their debut, prefab homes…

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Q&A with Jaime Derringer of Design Milk

Jaime Derringer is the founder and executive editor of online design magazine Design Milk. When she’s not operating the “Milk” sites (Design Milk, Adorn Milk and Dog Milk), Jaime,…

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Dwell: Q&A on American-Made

Here’s a fun fact (if you didn’t already know): More than 90 percent of our collection is handcrafted in the United States by small, family-owned businesses. Dwell chatted with Gene Wilson,…

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Decorating with Jewel Tones

There’s no need to start from scratch when giving a room an updated look–instead, go for a fun, vibrant twist with gem and jewel tones. These deep, drool-worthy…

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FH5 Docs

Friday High Five: Design Documentaries

Want an excuse (or five) to stay in this weekend? Here are our favorite design documentaries to watch or stream online. There’s a good chance you already…

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Architects Without Borders

Room & Board is a proud partner of Architects Without Borders (AWB), a Seattle-based nonprofit organization. Founded in 2005 following the Indian Ocean tsunami, AWB enables…

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