stuff we drool about

V4 HOUSE | BY MARCIO KOGAN

This has to be one of the most amazing properties we have come across this year. The "V4 House" in Sao Paulo - Brazil, was designed by renown Architect Marcio Kogan. The main feature is the lack of walls, making the interior flow effortlessly onto the lush outside environment. The stunning property has not gone unnoticed in the architectural world, it has been nominated under the House category of the 2012 World Architecture Festival.

Other breathtaking houes by Marcio Kogan:
- Paraty House
- Casa Corten




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IBUKU ARCHITECTURE | Image

IBUKU ARCHITECTURE

Ibuku Architecture is committed to the development of bamboo as a sustainable building material. Using only bamboo, they have constructed these incredible buildings for the renowned green school and adjacent green village in the Ayung River Valley in Bali, Indonesia. The master-planned community is inspired by the surrounding jungle and traditional Indonesian architecture, harboring an authentic connection between the residents and their surroundings. By: Tit...
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VILLA MECKLIN | BY HUTTUNEN LIPASTI PAKKANEN ARCHITECTS | Image

VILLA MECKLIN | BY HUTTUNEN LIPASTI PAKKANEN ARCHITECTS

Located in Finland, this house was entirely designed to take maximum advantage of the splendid view. Villa Mecklin is located in the Finnish archipelago. It sits in a small depressions in the rock, its sheltered terrace extending over the summit of the rock.  In connection with the shoreline sauna, there is also a stove-heated cabin for guests. All wood surfaces have been left untreated and will turn grey naturally....
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CHERRY PITTER | BY OXO

Another great and simple invention for the kitchen. This is specially useful if you have small kids around the house that won´t eat a fruit with that "big ugly seed". The Cherry Pitter features a removable splatter shield that directs juices downward and prevents them from soiling your work area. It has a lock system for convenient storage. Also great for removing olive seeds....
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