stuff we drool about

Embassy Gardens Sky Pool

Plans have been unveiled this week for an impressive sky pool spanning between two residential buildings in Londons Nine Elms Quarter, Battersea, a project that will undoubtedly push the boundaries in the capability of construction and engineering. The mind-blowing glass-bottomed swimming pool will bridge (115 ft in the air) two apartment buildings of Embassy Gardens and will be 90 feet long, 19 feet wide and nearly 10 feet deep, allowing residents to enjoy a swimming "over the air" experience and take in stunning views of London while doing some laps.



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TORQUAY CONCRETE HOUSE

A beautiful concrete house on the Victorian surf coast in Torquay, Australia. Idealised by Auhaus Architecture, the 4 bedroom family house has been designed as a walled sanctuary, opening up onto itself and allowing stunning views onto wetlands and a golf course. The material palette is rich and textured, and the combination of concrete and warm wood works wonders. The use of brass details along with marble and wood, add warmth to the natural concrete mass...
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MIRROR CLEANER | BY DEWADESIGN | Image

MIRROR CLEANER | BY DEWADESIGN

This is one of those "why didnīt i think of that?" ideas...The Mirror Clearer is a clever product created by German designer Dewa Bleisinger. Like many products that are created to solve problems, the mirror clearer was created in response to the annoying problem of fogged up mirrors. All you need to do is attach the device to the mirror via a suction cup and swipe the add-on wiper, voila! a clear mirror for shaving or admiring your beautiful self again. ...
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USIT | STEPLADDER CHAIR

Usit is a beautifully designed two-in-one solution, an elegant chair that doubles as a stepladder. The innovative Usit was created by Dutch designer Maarten Olden, and is available in a two-step version for use as a chair, or in a three-step version for use as a high stool. It can also be used as a stable ladder, it features spacious steps with non-slip grooves, and although collapsible, the Usit doesnīt have to be packed away after use. The hybrid piece of furnitur...
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