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Mini Materials

Mini Materials is like Lego, but with real materials! You can now channel your inner architect with these brilliant mini building materials, use stuff such as cinder blocks (made from real cement), bricks (made from real terra cotta), wooden palettes and wooden planks, even concrete mix to bring everything together and build some cracking looking constructions. The only thing holding you back is your own imagination. All the materials are 1/12 scale and available now at Mini Materials´ website starting for around $5 per pack.



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HOLD ON TIGHT SHELF

Wonderful creation by designer Colleen Whiteley, the "Hold on Tight Shelf" allows you to keep your most treasured books upright, on display, and close at hand. A bright, over-sized wing nut serves as a bookend, which slides into place and can be adjusted and secured ver it is needed, whether your book collection is growing or shrinking. Brilliant! via GadgetReview...
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WORK DESKS

With more people working from home everyday, the workspace becomes a very important aspect of our daily lives. There are many great designs, and a lot of different materials that compose a beautiful work desk. After the jump, find 9 of our favorite work desk options in a range of prices, some suited only for large spaces, others for use in limited space. Also check out our roundup on Home Office Pods...
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PAPA BEAR CHAIR

The Papa Bear Chair, designed by Hans Wegner, is one of the best looking reading chairs out there, but getting your hands on an original is certainly a feat in and of itself. Modernica is selling a beautiful reproduction of the original, produced entirely in their Los Angeles factory using traditional construction methods. The design team have reproduced this iconic Scandinavian design to perfection, with legs and paws constructed of solid North American walnut wood...
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