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Hotel Bjornson

The company behind the Ark-Shelter was asked to design a cluster of forest cabins built on stilts for Hotel Bjornson. Located in Demanovska Valley, a forested region in the Low Tatras mountain range in central Slovakia, and nestled amongst tall spruce trees, right next to a ski slope, the minimalist retreat features several timber cabins that consist of two independent modules (can also be united courtesy of their sliding wall partitions), each with a spacious living and sleeping room with expansive views thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows, children’s room, entry hall, and a bathroom. The project also includes a restaurant, plus a cluster of saunas and relaxation rooms with a masseur. A magical place to escape the stressful city life, and reconnect with nature.



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THE TETRIS EFFECT

The Tetris Effect: The Game that Hypnotized the World is the definitive telling of one of the most fascinating stories in videogame history. The story of how the most instantly recognizable video game ever made, came from humble Russian roots to spread across the world as one of the most popular games in video game history. Created in 1984, by an obscure Soviet programmer, working on frail, antiquated computers, Tetris went on to become one of the most profitable vi...
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GIN WHEEL

Internationally acclaimed design firm AvroKO collaborated with Bombay Sapphire Gin for this limited edition Gin Wheel. The beautiful design piece is hand-crafted from exotic walnut wood and features a brushed stainless steel plate allowing for the unit to spin. The wheel opens to reveal hidden alcoves that house everything one needs to serve the perfect Gin, from botanicals and garnishes to coasters and glassware. It also features removable cutting boards, a chiller...
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THE ELEMENTS OF A HOME

Have you ever been curious about the stories behind your everyday household objects and furnishings? From the importance of the clink of ice in a cocktail shaker to the devilish development of cutlery, Amy Azzarito’s book The Elements of a Home: Curious Histories behind Everyday Household Objects, from Pillows to Forks tells the tales of more than 60 ordinary furnishings and objects you have never thought twice about. Brimming with amusing anecdotes and absorbing ...
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