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Dieter Rams | As Little Design As Possible

If you love minimal design then you´ve surely heard of Dieter Rams, one of the most influential industrial designers of the late 20th century.  He is credited with influencing generations of designers, including Apple´s designer Jonathan Ive. This beautifully illustrated book covers both Rams life and his work, as well as his ideas on good design, which continue to inspire designers and consumers today. via

Dieter Rams’s ten principles of "good design":
- Good design is innovative.
- Good design makes a product useful.
- Good design is aesthetic.
- Good design makes a product understandable.
- Good design is unobtrusive.
- Good design is honest.
- Good design is long-lasting.
- Good design is thorough down to the last detail.
- Good design is environmentally friendly.
- Good design is as little design as possible.




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FLOATING SAUNA HOUSEBOAT

If you are heading over to Finland on vacations and are looking for a unique place to spend a few adventurous days, check out the Saunalautta, a floating sauna houseboat that is now available for rent. Built out of recycled wood, the raft features a bedroom with four bunks, and a hot steamy sauna on the lower level, on the top level you´ll find a rooftop observation deck, a barbecue, and hammocks, making it the perfect place to unwind on the water with friends. A sm...
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EL COSMICO HOTEL

El Cosmico is a unique rural retreat in Texas which features a range of accommodation, guests stay close to the land, experiencing it in their teepees, tents or trailers, a theater, a caravan, a campground, and a hotel. El Cosmico’s philosophy is about finding that special restorative rest that is unique to being in nature, the nomadic hotel and campground’s 18-acre plot offers plenty of eye-candy - vintage trailers, luxurious safari tents and Souix-style teepees, a...
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THE ULTIMATE JAMES BOND COLLECTION

As fans prepare for the very much anticipated release of the new bond movie SPECTRE, Amazon, have just released the exclusive Ultimate James Bond Collection, with all 23 Bond films to date, together in a Blu-ray box-set! The one-of-a-kind set also features a Bond poster book, and an exclusive bonus disc with a 90-minute documentary "Everything or Nothing” plus further bonus materials....
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