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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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DOG GEAR

We rounded up some of our favorite picks for our furry friends, here are some cool, original, functional, confortable,... Dog related products. Product details after the jump. Also, check out some of our other original roundups: Gift ideas for the Drinker | Gift ideas for the Apple fanatic | Gift ideas for the Kitchen...
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BOLT SMART BULB

New, from Misfit is the Bolt. What is it exactly? Well, itīs a lightbulb, but not quite, in fact itīs a little bit more than that, you can integrate it in your lifestyle, pairing it with your smartphone, programming it to gently awake you at the hour you so desire, by slowly increasing the light it emits, making it somewhat of a warm sunrise, so that you can slowly wake up, you can also dim it, to slowly fall asleep. It has millions of color possibilities and is com...
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SKID Wooden Chef Knife

SKID is a new approach to one of the most important kitchen items: the knife. The innovative idea was to build it using a renewable and sustainable material as a base, in this case wood was the material of choice, the challenge came afterwards, to seamlessly put together the high precision carbon blade with the wood body successfully which they did. Made from Robinia wood, which is 3 times harder than oak, the wood occupies 97% of the knifeīs body, leaving the metal...
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