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Paraty House Brasil | By Marcio Kogan

Marcio Kogan, Brazilian architect known for his elegant, calm, minimalist designs. The Paraty House, pictured here, is located on one of the hundreds of islands near the colonial town of Paraty, close to Rio de Janeiro. Before it was completed, Kogan predicted that it was to be his favourite house. Its simple premise is two large drawers pushed into the hill and connected by an internal staircase.



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DOGGIE FOUNTAIN

The Doggie Fountain is a cool solution for keeping your dogs water supply safe, fresh and readily available. The fountain is connected to your garden hose, and by using a common Y-splitter shutoff valve at the spigot, you can use your garden hose without disturbing the Doggie Fountain connection. The Doggie Fountain features a valve that lets you adjust the height of the vertical stream. No more messy, hot water...you just need to be patient and teach your furry fri...
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CONDO FISH BOWL | BY UMBRA

Now with this fish bowl from Umbra, you can give your fish an upgrade to a penthouse suite. This original idea was the winner of the 2009 Canadian Student Design Competition and is now available to buy. Its a quirky modern upgrade of the traditional round glass bowl. Making this bowl even more unique is the ability to stack other bowls on top of it creating a fish apartment complex!...
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GAIVOTA ROCKING CHAIR

The classic Gaivota Rocking Chair, winner of various design awards, was revamped by Brazilian designer Reno Bonzon. With an ergonomic design the sleek, contemporary rocking chair with rounded shapes has been designed to be comfortable whatever the size of the person sitting. This beautiful piece of furniture is available from Bodie and Fou....
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