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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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SPIRAL WINE CELLARS | Image

SPIRAL WINE CELLARS

Ever find yourself thinking about doing a cellar in your house? Wine lovers certainly have caught themselves asking this question, but bumping into the same answer, the lack of space. with this in mind, UK company Spiral Cellars created the "spiral wine cellars", which act as a spiral staircase with the bottles placed around them. They can be built any in your home, without taking any useful space. With a cooling system that allows the ideal temperature, the Spiral ...
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MATADOR POCKET BLANKET

Believe it or not, the Matador Pocket Blanket is a a blanket that fits in the palm of your hand! The ultra compact blanket unravels to 55x44 inches, big enough to fit four people sitting or two people laying. Made from hi-tech HyprLyte Nylon, Matador is water repellent to keep you clean and dry, puncture resistant, features weighted corners for breezy days, and comes with the "easy pack pattern" for easy folding, and includes an attached storage pouch. Perfect for p...
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IMPRESSIVE HOUSE IN CAPE TOWN | BY SAOTA | Image

IMPRESSIVE HOUSE IN CAPE TOWN | BY SAOTA

We have done some features on SAOTA (Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects) in the past, the South African Architecture studio always impresses us with their mind blowing minimalist projects. Another example of their work is this home located in the affluent suburb of Bantry Bay, in Cape Town, South Africa. The house is on a cliff-top with with all rooms facing the spectacular sea view, but the stand out feature of the home has to be the amazing infinity pool and...
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