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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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JAWS KNIFE SHARPENER | Image

JAWS KNIFE SHARPENER

Jaws (the name could not be more appropriate) is a cool mix of simplicity, practicality, usefulness and good humor. The Knife Sharpener is another great product from creative studio Propaganda,  simply slide your knife through "Jaws" mouth to sharpen, the bottom is designed with anti-slip material to keep it stabilized while you use it. The friendly sharpener costs $25, you can get it from amazon....
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SVELIO GARDEN ROCKER | Image

SVELIO GARDEN ROCKER

Volo is a new rocking lounge chair for two, designed by the Sveglio team. The name derives directly from the Italian word for "flight” and its design is beyond reproach, letting you rock, with company and in style. You can choose from a wide range of combinations for the fabric with inspiring names such as Sailcloth Shadow or Canvas Iris, for the metallic geometric structure that bears it, you can also choose from antique bronze, white or silver. Built in California...
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THE POND HOUSE | BY HOLLY & SMITH ARCHITECTS | Image

THE POND HOUSE | BY HOLLY & SMITH ARCHITECTS

The Pond House is a magnificent retreat designed by Holly & Smith Architects. Located at Ten Oaks Farm in Hammond, Louisiana, the beautiful retreat is a 1,250 square foot, net zero energy house that sits over the edge of a stunning pond and overlooks a peninsula of ten oak trees that stretch out into the middle of the pond. The house is completely open with panoramic views to the surrounding landscape, the ground floor features an outdoor area that includes a fi...
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