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Charlotte Perriand Beach House

Originally designed by modernist architect Charlotte Perriand in 1934 for an affordable getaway home competition, the small U-shaped beach house sketches didnít leave the page. Until Louis Vuitton developed the beautiful project recently, by building the modern waterfront retreat (in the beach-side garden at The Raleigh Hotel on Miamis South Beach) using sketches and drawings almost eighty years after it was first conceived. The end result is this private hideaway amongst nature with magical views of the sea.



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OIL & VINEGAR PIPETTE GLASSES | Image

OIL & VINEGAR PIPETTE GLASSES

We love a clean, practical invention. These oil & vinegar pipette glasses designed by Lovorika Banovic for Menu, make a great decorative feature and protect the table top from drips. Besides the obvious use of oil & vinegar, you can also use them with any sauce, syrup, honey or even for some milk in your cup of tea! Also included is an attractive, stainless steel, boat shape bowl. ...
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THE SHACK WEEKEND RETREAT | Image

THE SHACK WEEKEND RETREAT

If you live in a hectic city, at weekends you might feel like escaping to a place completely disconnected from technology, this might inspire you. The Shack is a weekend retreat designed by Broadhurst Architects for a family from the suburbs of Washington D.C., it is located on the southern slope of South Fork Mountain, near Upper Tract, West Virginia. The little rural structure is a cross between tent camping, and weekend cottage, it has no electricity ...
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EPHEMERAL TATTOOS

Ephemeral is a new form of tattoo ink that lasts a year and then goes away! If youíre one of those people constantly thinking of getting a tattoo but havenīt had the courage to go through with it because of the lifetime commitment, this year-long solution could be of interest. The key is the size of the pigments used in the ink, co-founder Anthony Lam explains "What we have done differently is encapsulate tiny dye molecules - much smaller than the pigments used in t...
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