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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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MARC | COFFEE TABLE & MAGAZINE RACK | Image

MARC | COFFEE TABLE & MAGAZINE RACK

Marc Coffee Table by Quattria was designed by Barcelona-based product designers Gauzak. The versatile product is both a coffee table and magazine rack at the same time. The glass top cleverly slides smoothly over the top of the table so you can access the magazines that are held by cross bars. Gauzaks "Marc Coffee Table" is available from Quattria in several colors....
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HOUSE IN TORRES VEDRAS PORTUGAL | BY PEDRO GADANHO | Image

HOUSE IN TORRES VEDRAS PORTUGAL | BY PEDRO GADANHO

This is a very original house in Torres Vedras, Portugal. It was designed by Portuguese Architect Pedro Gadanho, all the details and bright colors applied are very unique. It has original objects scattered around, they are functional as well as aesthetic. The giant pill, for example, is the childrens bathroom. The house is composed of twelve environments spread across two floors. Check out the photos, definitely worth a look....
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BBQ BRANDING IRON

If you haven´t picked up anything for Father´s day, then check out this cool BBQ Branding Iron for personalized grilling. The kit includes a Metal branding iron with wooden handle plus every letter of the alphabet, along with extras and spacers, for branding outgoing messages on every piece of meat that leaves your grill, the only creative limit is your own imagination. source1  source2...
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