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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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HUTTEN PALAST | CARAVAN HOTEL BERLIN | Image

HUTTEN PALAST | CARAVAN HOTEL BERLIN

Crazy project by a group of friends from Berlin, Germany, urban camping under a roof! To achieve this, they recovered an old factory in Neukolln, having  renovated the hangar, they set out to transform it into a hotel by installing old caravans and mobile homes. Called Hutten Palast, which can translate to  "Caravan Palace", you will sleep in the privacy of your caravan, while sharing common areas under a roof. The furniture and decor were also hunted by t...
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DRUMIT FIVE | ELECTRONIC DRUM SYSTEM | Image

DRUMIT FIVE | ELECTRONIC DRUM SYSTEM

Based in Sweden, "2box" has a long experience in developing powerful electronic musical instruments. DrumIt Five is an electronic drum system perfect for having at home, a great, less noisy alternative to a real set of drums. The set is sturdy, light-weight, and easy to set-up and you can connect it to a computer to download all sounds and kits. You can also add sounds from the DrumIt sound library, made by top artists. Cool!...
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AEROBED PAKMAT

The Pakmat Sleep System by Aerobed, combines portability and performance for an exceptional nights sleep any. Perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, the innovative eco-friendly PakMat is an airbed that stores inside its own pump, and it needs no external power source so its perfect for any occasion, including unexpected emergencies. It weighs only 4lb, it is so compact it can be stored almost any. Watch the video on how it works after the jump....
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