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Our House In The City

Our House in the City: New Urban Homes and Architecture, is a new book by publisher Gestalten. It showcases creative and innovative urban living solutions found in cities all over the world, built on spaces in the urban landscape such as in the narrow gaps between buildings, in courtyards, in ungentrified districts, on derelict land, or even in industrial ruins. Available for purchase in Europe here.

Also by Gestalten, check out: Rock the Shack, Oasis, WorkScape




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CHEVAL BLANC RANDHELI | MALDIVES

Today´s dreamy escape is located in Noonu Atoll, a handful of unspoiled green islands protected from the ocean by a large coral reef in the Maldives. The preserved and exclusive exotic oasis features opulent vegetation and is surrounded by pristine turquoise waters that house a dazzling sampling of multicolor fish, rays and sea turtles. The luxurious Cheval Blanc Randheli resort has a contemporary yet indigenous architecture and offers guests several breathtaking sl...
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YOTEL | AIRPORT HOTEL

The Yotel is a new concept hotel, inspired by the existing capsule hotels in Japan. This concept was created by Simon Woodroffe, whose idea was to create cabins with the comfort of a luxury hotel, but with an affordable price. The Yotel offers small rooms but comfortable and modern. The beds are of reasonable size and transform into couches at the touch of a button. All rooms have access to free wireless internet, fully equipped bathroom, desk and tv. The Yotel targ...
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SOL ORIGIN | SURVIVAL KIT

Survive the unexpected and make it back alive. Inside the Origin waterproof case, you will find an array of key survival tools including TinderQuik fiestarting tinder, 150lb-test braided nylon cord, mil-spec stainless steel wire, and an emergency sewing and fishing kit. Integrated into the lid is a flip-up Rescue Flash signal mirror with retroreflective aiming aid.  Flip the case over, and find the one-hand-operable Fire Lite firestarter, as well as a removable...
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