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100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings

Concrete is one of the noble materials of contemporary architecture, this new book by Taschen called 100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings features the most exciting projects behind the contemporary concrete trend. The two-volume book highlights the best concrete work in recent years by star Architects such as Zaha Hadid and Herzog & de Meuron, to rising stars of the international scene such as James Turrell and Rudy Ricciotti.

Available for purchase in Europe here




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MINIPRESSO

Minipresso is a beautifully designed and handy portable espresso machine. The hand-powered device lets you prepare on-the-go, amazing coffee with a quality close to a traditional machine. Simply scoop up your favorite coffee, fill the chamber with hot water, and with the help of the hand operated semi-automatic piston, start pumping at will to control the amount of extracted coffee into the integrated cup. via watch the video Minipresso will retail for $49 ...
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GIFT IDEAS | SUSHI LOVER

On today´s original Gift Ideas we focus on essential items for sushi lovers. With Japanese food becoming such a popular type of cuisine, we no longer need to go to a fancy restaurant for eating these complex dishes, many helpful utensils are available today to help you create your own fish-centric dishes. Stay tuned for more gift ideas. Check out some more photos and product details after the jump......
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NORTH ISLAND ECO-LODGE | SEYCHELLES

North Island is a rare sanctuary for wildlife and guests alike, located in Seychelles this island is a piece of unspoiled tropical heaven. The private Island compromises a very ambitious conservation project committed to ensuring the protection of the natural environment and biodiversity. North Island has only 11 handcrafted guest villas, spread out along the main beach, each have a private garden and are equipped with a golf cart and mountain bikes for cruising aro...
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