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Wood

Wood is a new book by one of our favorite publishers - Phaidon. The beautifully illustrated book takes you on a visual tour of timber architecture, showcasing the world’s best wooden architecture. It features 170 inspiring and intriguing structures, including an onion-domed Russian church that sits next to a fortified Japanese castle, and a luxurious Canadian sauna. Even the work of Le Corbusier, an architect best known for his work in concrete, is shown. Each project is highlighted with outstanding photography and an extended caption for commentary about each structure.

Available for purchase in Europe here




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CABIN PORN

Finally! You can now purchase the printed-and-bound version of the hugely popular tumblr site, "Cabin Porn”. The beautifully illustrated book will have you running for the trees, it features more than 200 cabins with breath-taking photography of the rural escapes and inspiring stories of people whove created their dream home in the backcountry of America and all over the world. It also includes how-to advice for setting up a quiet place somewhere. Slow down, take a ...
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HAYMAN LUXURY NATURE RESORT | AUSTRALIA | Image

HAYMAN LUXURY NATURE RESORT | AUSTRALIA

The Hayman Resort has been freshly renovated by hotel design specialist Kerry Hill. The luxury nature resort  is located on a private island situated on the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia. It is also known for its spa, right in the ocean. At the resort you have the choice of staying in one of 210 Rooms, Suites, Penthouses, Beach Villas and even a Beach House and take in the sights and sounds of your stupendous surroundings from a private terrace or...
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KEBO | THE ONE-HANDED BOTTLE OPENER

Another great, simple, functional invention. Kebo is a one handed bottle opener with a unique design. Kebo opens beer or soda bottles with just one hand, perfect for anyone opening a beer when  holding a cigarette or a hamburger. It´s vintage design was inspired by the Theodore Low bottle opener from the 1930s, but with a more functional and classic styling. Kebo is a great gift idea and comes in its own keepsake tin....
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