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Original Courtyard House | By Studio Junction

Toronto based Architects Peter Tan and Christine Ho Ping Kong of  "Studio Junction", converted this contractor warehouse the ambition was to create a modern, affordable home and studio for a family of four - one which could successfully adapt to a mid-block or laneway situation, there is no typical front or back. The design of the house is generated by an emphasis on the views and activities of the interior courtyards, all the windows look inwards.



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SUMMER RETREAT | BY AVANTO ARCHITECTS | Image

SUMMER RETREAT | BY AVANTO ARCHITECTS

Looking for a place to escape hectic city life and reconnect with nature? So was Finnish designer Linda Bergroth, so she commissioned Avanto Architects this magical getaway, a unique combination of garden shed and greenhouse, with lighting, wood floors and solar panels to create her own private retreat located on a remote island in eastern Finland. Automatic glass openers were installed to control the temperature inside, and salvaged bricks were used to create the s...
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THE EDGE | BY CHARLES WRIGHT | Image

THE EDGE | BY CHARLES WRIGHT

The Edge is one of the most mind-blowing residences we have come across. This multiple award-winning masterpiece was designed by Charles Wright and his team of Architects, it sits atop of the prestigious Flagstaff Hill, in Port Douglas, Australia. Besides a breathtaking location, this extraordinary mansion comes with some outstanding features, such as a cantilevered concrete and granite day bed, which floats on the balcony, and a spectacular 10 meter infinity lap po...
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EIGHT SMART MATTRESS COVER

Smart devices are on the rise nowadays so it´s no surprise they’ve now reached the item you spend more time on: your bed. The Eight Sleep Tracker is a sensored mattress cover that has some special features built in to it, such as: a group of motion sensors that gather data when you’re sleeping enabling the app that comes with it to track and assess your sleep quality during the night. It also comes with a heating option, different for each side of the bed so when yo...
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