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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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OBOL | NEVER EAT SOGGY CEREAL AGAIN | Image

OBOL | NEVER EAT SOGGY CEREAL AGAIN

Another one of our flashbacks on interesting products we have featured here before and consider worth another look. Today’s "Flashback" is the Obol bowl, if you hate soggy cereal, this solves the problem! With Obol you can take your time eating your cereals, you will never eat soggy cereals again. Obol separates your cereals from your milk so you can mix them gradually as you eat. Obol can be used in various situations, adding croutons to soup or eating cookies with...
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WATERVILLA | BY PLUS 31 ARCHITECTS | Image

WATERVILLA | BY PLUS 31 ARCHITECTS

Amsterdam is crossed by hundreds of channels, making it a perfect city for anyone living in the water. This modern house situated in De Omval, was designed by Dutch +31 Architects. The 200-square-foot house boat divided into two floors, features modern lines and has 2 bedroom apartments. Part of the house is submerged in water, the top floor has a big gap, providing natural light even under the water....
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TORQUAY CONCRETE HOUSE

A beautiful concrete house on the Victorian surf coast in Torquay, Australia. Idealised by Auhaus Architecture, the 4 bedroom family house has been designed as a walled sanctuary, opening up onto itself and allowing stunning views onto wetlands and a golf course. The material palette is rich and textured, and the combination of concrete and warm wood works wonders. The use of brass details along with marble and wood, add warmth to the natural concrete mass...
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