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Container Houses | By Adam Kalkin

Containers are already used by civil engineers as bedrooms or offices, but more recently many containers have been reused as temporary shops and studios for artists or designers. Now American Architect Adam Kalkin has revolutionized our idea of containers, he is expert in turning containers into very well decorated, sophisticated homes. In addition to inexpensive and easily transportable, another advantage is the time of execution. Check  out is work after the jump.



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JEEVES TABLE LAMP

Designed by British designer Jake Phipps, this quirky lamp is inspired by a classic British cultural icon, the Bowler Hat. The Jeeves Lamp is made with an authentic bowler hat that is lined with gold aluminum to reflect light optimally, and is adjustable so you can tip your hat. A classic statement piece that ads a gentle welcoming glow which is perfect for any room. Available for purchase in Europe here...
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SHAW HOUSE VANCOUVER | BY PATKAU ARCHITECTS | Image

SHAW HOUSE VANCOUVER | BY PATKAU ARCHITECTS

Amazing home in Vancouver, featuring above ground pool, designed by local firm Patkau Architects. The Shaw House won several design awards in the years immediately after construction was completed, including the prestigious National Honor Award in 2005 from the American Institute of Architects. The reason it drew such attention is due to the fact that the designated site for the Shaw House unkindly dictated that this single occupant residence could not be greater th...
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LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN ROCKER

Wood Studio is a family-owned and operated Alabama based company. They are specialists in woodworking design and fabrication, their signature piece is this beautifully crafted "Lookout Mountain Rocker". Wood Studio have been producing this chair for over 30 years, and you can see why, it is a classic and timeless piece of furniture. Wood Studio offers this signature piece in a variety of native hardwoods and is available in dark brown and saddle tan leather....
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