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Old-fashioned Tree Swing | By Peg & Awl

Peg and Owl is a small company from Philadelphia, their products are made from old things that have been recovered from misfortune and neglect. Example of their fine craft is this Old-Fashioned Tree Swing made of reclaimed old growth pine(was once a floor joist for a 19th century house) and with 3/4 Manila rope looped trough the seat.



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CLIFF HOUSE | BY KHOSLA ASSOCIATES ARCHITECTS | Image

CLIFF HOUSE | BY KHOSLA ASSOCIATES ARCHITECTS

The Cliff House is located in Chowara, a fishing village 30 minutes from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala in southern India. Designed by Khosla Associates the house features a 180 degree panoramic view of the sea with an inviting pool and terrace, but its main feature has to be sail shape roof. The open air bathroom in the main bedroom is also worth checking out in the detail of this post....
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SOTO POCKET TORCH

Now here is something different, the Soto Pocket Torch, turns any rectangular 50-cent disposable lighter into a wind-resistant torch. The Pocket Torch uses the disposable lighter´s fuel and produces a blue flame that will reach temperatures up to 1300°C (approx. 2,300 °F). Oh, and the disposable lighter increases it lifespan by 60% when used with the Pocket Torch. watch the video...
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DUELL PIGGY BANK

Duell is a multiple award winning design by Konstantin Slawinski, the double piggy bank turns saving into a game! Duell features two compartments and allows the user to compete and decide between two options, all you have to do is write the inscriptions below the two slits in the box. Choose your dilemma! cinema vs. restaurant, saving vs. spending......
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