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Small Architecture Now

We are big fans of small cabins and weekend retreats, this new book by Taschen is right up our street. The wonderful book takes a look at incredible constructions built with strict limitations on space. Small Architecture Now! is a beautifully illustrated book with 64 structures that show how building small can make a big architectural impact. From world-famous names to the freshest new talent, the stunning book showcases architectural invention on a whole new, small scale.

Available for purchase in Europe here




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KAA RESTAURANT | SAO PAULO BRASIL | Image

KAA RESTAURANT | SAO PAULO BRASIL

Kaá Restaurant is located in São Paulo  Brasil, it is a 700 sq meter space. It has 7 thousand plants originating from the Atlantic forest that serve as an oasis for more than just the taste, but for all the senses. Among the details are the lush suspended garden on the wall of the hall, a retractable roof that can be opened on warm days, besides an informal ambience with glass of water and a lounge....
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WINE AERATOR | BY VINTURI | Image

WINE AERATOR | BY VINTURI

One for the wine lovers. If you fancy a good wine you´ll know that red wine needs to breathe to allow it to "open up". The Vinturi Red Wine Aerator enables the right amount of air in contact with the wine, allowing it to speed up the breathing process. This method releases the wines intended aromas and makes it taste better. Perfect aeration in the time it takes to pour a glass!...
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PARTAGAS 100-CIGAR HUMIDOR | BY DAVID LINLEY | Image

PARTAGAS 100-CIGAR HUMIDOR | BY DAVID LINLEY

The LINLEY architectural humidor is based on this iconic building and contains 100 cigars from the ‘Partagas Serie D’ Limited edition. It is a landmark piece of craftsmanship and design. The box itself designed by David Linley is constructed in sycamore, with cherry mouldings and lippings and marquetry detailing in walnut, sycamore and ebony. The interior is lined with Spanish cedarwood and contains a ‘CigarSpa’ humidification system. The box also contains secret dr...
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