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OPENHOUSE | BY XTEN ARCHITECTURE

Built by the Xten Architecture studio, the OpenHouse lives up to its name as seen by the pictures. The elegant and beautiful interiors have full visibility to the outside world. The house was built on a challenging site, embedded into a narrow and sharply sloping property in the Hollywood Hills. The front, side and rear elevations of the house slide open to erase all boundaries between indoors and out, connecting the spaces to gardens on both levels.



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CUPOLA FIREPLACE | BY VAUNI | Image

CUPOLA FIREPLACE | BY VAUNI

The Vauni Cupola is a wall-mounted fireplace that clearly carries the Vauni identity. Its hemispherical shape expresses a dynamic, pioneering design. Cupola is as easily installed as a flat-screen TV. Hence, the possibilities of decorating with fire are endless....
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HAMMOCK SLEEPING BAG | BY GRAND TRUNK | Image

HAMMOCK SLEEPING BAG | BY GRAND TRUNK

Hammocks arenít designed for camping in cold weather, they are helpless against the slightest chill. Grand Trunkís hammock sleeping bag solves this by turning your hammock into a toasty insulated cocoon. Unlike other sleeping bags when placed on a hammock, it wonít thin out on the bottom, this means the insulation stays lofty, leaving you hanging inside a warm cocoon, even when itís freezing outside. ...
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REMEMBERENCE COFFEE TABLE | BY MITCH STEINMETZ | Image

REMEMBERENCE COFFEE TABLE | BY MITCH STEINMETZ

Very cool table, who better to describe it than itīs designer Mitch Steinmetz: The coffee table is the center of any living room: a place for conversation, gathering, and storage. The photo album preserves memories, giving life to past events and emotions. Remembrance combines the social interaction of family gatherings with the nostalgia and enjoyment of remembering the past. Instead of acting as a liaison between the user and their entertainment, Remembrance becom...
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