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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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PORTABLE CONTAINER HOLIDAY HOME | Image

PORTABLE CONTAINER HOLIDAY HOME

Port-a-Bach is an innovative mobile holiday home by Atelierworkshop Architects from New Zealand. The environmentally friendly recycled container comfortably sleeps two adults and two children,  and has the versatility of creating rooms within the large open living space : includes bunk beds, double bed room, dressing room, kitchen and bathroom. The Port-a-Bach is not yet in production, they are looking for commercial partners in order to mass produce it. via...
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THE KONSTANTIN BETA SIT-ON TOY | BY NIKA ZUPANC | Image

THE KONSTANTIN BETA SIT-ON TOY | BY NIKA ZUPANC

We feature this here not only because it would be an awesome toy for your kids, also because of itīs clean and beautiful design. Even if you donīt have kids this would still look great sitting arround your living room. Designed by the effusive and inventive Slovenian designer Nika Zupanc, the toy is a very limited edition, only 7 editions will ever be made....
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ORCA HEAVY DUTY COOLER

Most coolers simply cannot hold up against the rough and tumble lifestyle of outdoor adventures, unless you have an Orca Cooler, built for an active lifestyle in the great outdoors. The heavy duty cooler is virtually indestructible, and is able to withstand extreme temperatures and still keep ice and everything inside of it cold. With a durable, roto-molded construction, and a lid gasket to ensure a perfect seal, the Orca Cooler will keep your ice and perishables co...
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