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Victoria 73 House | By Saota

Another gem by one of our favorite Architecture studios. Victoria 73 is a stunning property designed by South African Architects SAOTA(Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects). The house was designed for a family in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. The Architects created an environment so the family can enjoy an outdoor lifestyle. The house is on a cliff, but protected from prevailing winds and enjoys spectacular sea views over Bantry Bay.

Also check out these amazing houses designed by SAOTA:
- First Crescent
- Nettleton 199




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THOR ICE SCRAPER

With blistering cold sweeping across the country, the Thor ice scraper by Quirky, might just be what your looking for. With a innovative double-blade design, Thor lets you grip it with both hands, giving you more leverage and less strain when scraping ice from your windshield. It features a telescoping arm, helping you reach every spot on your car, and after use collapses for convenient storage. watch the video Available from Quirky or at Amazon...
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I COULD EAT A HORSE | SPAGHETTI MEASURING TOOL | Image

I COULD EAT A HORSE | SPAGHETTI MEASURING TOOL

"I could eat a horse” is a fun and original spaghetti measuring tool designed by Stefán Pétur Sólveigarson. The kitchen utensil allows you to quickly and easily determine the amount of spaghetti you need, whether you are cooking a meal for a a child, a woman, a man... or even a horse, well actually even if you feel you could eat a horse this portion is for four people! via Available in the US from amazon, and in Europe here...
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VERTEX ULTRALIGHT BACKPACKING STOVE

For all of the outdoor fans Vertex have made a new super portable stove! The VLS ultra-light stove, weighing just 50g (1,8 ounces), and is ultra thin too, when packed it´s just 2,5mm thick. Made from tempered steel, making it strong and durable, it assembles in just a few seconds, with no valves and no moving parts. It´s purpose is to be an alternative to the isopropane cannisters, that can be unreliable, and are heavier to carry around. It runs with Esbit fuel tabl...
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