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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 simple stairs. It also features a storage shed at the back made of Finnish pine. An idyllic place to retreat and recharge, with all that you need, a bed, books, a record player, speaker, potted plants, and inspiring surroundings.



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WINDCATCHER AIRPAD 2

Windcatcher Air Pad 2 is a new inflatable mattress that features a really awesome inflating system that will blow your mind away, its especially developed inflating valve allows you to use your whole breath power. Unlike conventional constrictive systems where you can only get a few gulfs of air at a time with great effort, Windcatcher amplifies your whole breath (ten times), keeping it inside, thus allowing you to inflate with just a few breaths, with almost no eff...
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CHALET ANZERE

This spectacular "Swiss chalet” is a picture perfect retreat located in Anzčre, Switzerland. Designed by SeARCH, the spectacular Swiss Alps minimalist chalet was built on a steep hillside plot and features three-levels, guest house downstairs, the main living areas in the middle and a private apartment on the top level. All floors open to a wide terrace with spectacular views over the snowy hills. The garage, accessible from the lower road, is connected to all level...
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HEALTHIER WORKSTATION

"Sitting is the new smoking”, how many times have we heard that… We all know a sedentary lifestyle is bad for us, we just don’t realize how bad it is. Spending less time sitting down really can add years to your life. If you do not have a workstation that is ergonomic, you could be causing more harm to your body than you realize. There are certain positions that are more natural for our body as we sit at a computer. Today we have rounded up a list of products that h...
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