stuff we drool about

The Pond House | By Holly & Smith Architects

The Pond House is a magnificent retreat designed by Holly & Smith Architects. Located at Ten Oaks Farm in Hammond, Louisiana, the beautiful retreat is a 1,250 square foot, net zero energy house that sits over the edge of a stunning pond and overlooks a peninsula of ten oak trees that stretch out into the middle of the pond. The house is completely open with panoramic views to the surrounding landscape, the ground floor features an outdoor area that includes a fireplace and outdoor kitchen, that are perfect for entertaining family and guests.



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FLOATING HOUSE | BY DYMITR MALCEW | Image

FLOATING HOUSE | BY DYMITR MALCEW

The Floating House is a spectacular project designed by architect Dymitr Malcew for French developer H2ORIZON – a company that specializes in floating structures. It was created for people who appreciate freedom and nature at their doorstep, the mobile home is constructed on a floating platform that can be easily moved to different locations. The House offers two luxurious bedrooms, two bathrooms, living room and a kitchen, all with direct access to the surrounding ...
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TRAVEL DOMINOES | BY WALNUT STUDIOLO | Image

TRAVEL DOMINOES | BY WALNUT STUDIOLO

We’ve featured Walnut Studiolo before, they hand craft beautiful leather accessories for bike riders. They have since added an "on-the-go” collection to their range, including this Travel Dominoes set, designed to fit nicely in the hand while retaining the traditional domino ratios. Made from Baltic birch ply, each piece has been laser-cut with the appropriate domino pips (dots). Available either in a simple muslin bag or in a hand-finished and assembled Baltic birc...
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BALLO STOOL

We all know that sitting for hours on end is doing us a heap of wrong. Meet Ballo Stool, an ergonomic stool designed for active seating. Inspired by fitness products such as the fitness ball, Ballo keeps you active by using your legs and core to stay upright, providing comfort and healthy movement. Ballo helps to reduce the risks associated with sedentary behavior and improve metabolism, calorie burn and core strength. The innovative stool features two comfortable a...
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