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Laura Desk

The Laura Desk is a beautiful creation by Phloem Studio, located in Portland, Oregon. They design and build custom furniture that is both elegant and timeless. The Laura Desk is simple, functional and modern, it features three open cubbies at the back for cords, and two drawers that pull out in the front for storing small items. Each Laura desk is made to order by hand with your choice of wood.



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CAST IRON HOUSE

The spectacular Cast Iron House is a new condominium project in Tribeca, New York. Located at 67 Franklin Street, the breathtaking restoration was designed by acclaimed Japanese architect Shigeru Ban, and comprises 11 duplex residences and two mind-blowing twin duplex penthouses atop the 132-year-old cast-iron beauty in Tribeca. Each residence stands alone as a singular creation by Ban, all of which have cathedral-style double-height ceilings and private elevator en...
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SPROUT | A PENCIL THAT GROWS | Image

SPROUT | A PENCIL THAT GROWS

What if pencils could grow? What if instead of throwing your pencil stubs away when they´re too short to use, you could plant them, add some water and watch them grow? Meet Sprout, a pencil with a seed! The high quality pencil features a water activated capsule at its tip, when the pencil is too short to use, you can plant it and have it grow into something delicious, beautiful and fun. Sprout comes in a variety of different flavors, from flowers, to herbs and vegie...
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CONTAINER HOUSES | BY ADAM KALKIN | Image

CONTAINER HOUSES | BY ADAM KALKIN

Containers are already used by civil engineers as bedrooms or offices, but more recently many containers have been reused as temporary shops and studios for artists or designers. Now American Architect Adam Kalkin has revolutionized our idea of containers, he is expert in turning containers into very well decorated, sophisticated homes. In addition to inexpensive and easily transportable, another advantage is the time of execution. Check  out is work after the ...
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