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Floatwing Houseboat

A company in Portugal called "Friday”, have presented the Floatwing, a prefabricated floating houseboat that can be made to order and delivered almost anywhere in the world. The house has low impact on the environment, it uses materials and technologies that reduce its carbon footprint and lower its energy needs, in fact, when charged, the house is self-sufficient for at least seven days. It features a fully equipped kitchen, AC, wine cellar, a barbecue on the upper terrace, and a pellet stove to keep you warm on cold days. It is solar powered by two small outboard motors, letting you move it around easily, and wake up in a different place every day. With a fixed width of 20 feet and lengths ranging from 30 to 60 feet, the possibilities are almost endless, choose a romantic gateway for two or a mobile house in the middle of a lake for the entire family or a group of friends.



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I COULD EAT A HORSE | SPAGHETTI MEASURING TOOL | Image

I COULD EAT A HORSE | SPAGHETTI MEASURING TOOL

"I could eat a horse” is a fun and original spaghetti measuring tool designed by Stefán Pétur Sólveigarson. The kitchen utensil allows you to quickly and easily determine the amount of spaghetti you need, whether you are cooking a meal for a a child, a woman, a man... or even a horse, well actually even if you feel you could eat a horse this portion is for four people! via Available in the US from amazon, and in Europe here...
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LE PETIT CHEF SET

Do your kids love being a part of meal making? Le Petit Chef Set by Opinel is ideal for teaching children how to cook safely, a practical set of quality cooking tools designed specially for them. This set includes a training knife that teaches children how to hold a knife properly, it has a rounded tip and an index finger grip that helps hold and control the knife safely, it also prevents the hand from slipping onto the blade. Also included are a peeler and a guard ...
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ARTIFOX BIKE RACK

Artifox first caught our attention with their beautiful Desk 01, now their creative team have introduced a series of new products including new sitting and standing desks, a desktop accessory, and this elegant bike rack. Built in the USA from quality materials (solid hardwood and powder coated steel), this vertical bike rack is designed to look just as good with or without your most prized possession. Available in a choice of maple or walnut....
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