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100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings

Concrete is one of the noble materials of contemporary architecture, this new book by Taschen called 100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings features the most exciting projects behind the contemporary concrete trend. The two-volume book highlights the best concrete work in recent years by star Architects such as Zaha Hadid and Herzog & de Meuron, to rising stars of the international scene such as James Turrell and Rudy Ricciotti.

Available for purchase in Europe here




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The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees is a tale of craftsmanship for nature lovers, and about the joy of making things in wood. The fascinating read tells the story of how one individual (Rob Penn) cut down a single ash tree to see how many things could be crafted from it. In the book, Rob talks about the therapeutic value of working with wood, the joy of making things in wood, of its touch and smell, its many uses, and the resonant, calming effect of running our han...
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MOCCAMASTER

Moccamaster is a stylish coffee maker that will enable you to get your coffee blend to a whole new level. This handmade machine brews a pot of 10 cups in a dazzling 6 minutes with full flavor ensured. With Moccamaster the water is evenly dispersed through a 9 hole system over the whole coffee, unlike single drip machines, this allows you to get maximum flavor and use of the coffee powder. You also get a special metal plate that distributes heat and maintains your br...
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VILLINGILI RESORT | MALDIVES

Shangri-Las Villingili Resort and Spa is a a premiere Maldives luxury resort. Located on the tiny island of Addu Atoll, the resort offers luxurious accommodation including private ocean retreats and tropical tree house villas. The unique all-villa resort offers 24-hour room service, a variety of fine-dining choices and innovative spa treatments.  ...
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