stuff we drool about

Beaver Pencil Sharpener | By Alessi

How cool is this little guy? The Beaver Pencil Sharpener is a collaboration of artist Rodrigo Torres for iconic Italian design brand Alessi. The little chrome-plated wood chewing creature is also a paper weight. A fun and quirky spin on your traditional pencil sharpener but still very functional. via

Also check out one of our all time favorite Alessi products, the Juicy Salif Citrus Squeezer




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UPSTATE LAKE CAMP | NEW YORK | Image

UPSTATE LAKE CAMP | NEW YORK

Our latest weekend retreat dream is this stunning rustic waterfront cabin in Upstate Lake Camp - New York. It was designed by rustic dwellings experts, Pearson Design Group, a company that specialises in projects from large multi-structure ranch and family camps to intimate, highly detailed retreats such as this. Not much more info on the project, but it sure looks like the perfect getaway from hectic New York city life... the photos are enough to drool over....
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GARDEN HOUSE | TOKYO

This breathtaking work of architecture was named the House and Garden building, it is in Tokyo and was designed by visionary Japanese architect Ryue Nishizawa. The building is an unusual sight in Tokyo and believe it or not, it is a private residence! The house has no facade and no interior walls, instead, there are floor-to-ceiling windows, curtains and an array of plants that define boundaries between spaces. The four-story house is only 26ft x 13ft ...
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HIKING GEAR

If youŽre an enthusiastic Hiker youŽll know the importance of packing a light pack. With this in mind, we rounded up some space saving gear plus some other essential items for your adventurous journeys. Stay tuned for more great roundups. Product details after the jump. ...
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