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Blue Lake Retreat

The Blue Lake Retreat is a stunning waterfront house in Marble Falls, Texas, that´s all about the outdoors. Designed by renowned architecture studio Lake Flato, they devised this modern residence, built into a cliff, on a vertical three-story metal structure designed around the property’s steep topography. The unique architecture provides guests a 180-degree view of the lake, the main living space sits beyond the trees in the homes top floor and is framed by a glass north facing wall, the two lower floors house four bedrooms with an incredibly spacious and open layout that allows guests to experience the stunning views from virtually anywhere in the house. All circulation space is located outside, with an open stairwell connecting all three levels, and outdoor patios, allowing users to further interact with the outdoors. The two-story boathouse mimics the design of the house.



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ARTIFOX DESK 01 | Image

ARTIFOX DESK 01

This beautiful and functional work desk was designed by Artifox, a company dedicated to crafting clever solutions and reinventing the way we use everyday items. Their new Desk 01 is hand crafted from solid hardwood and has a built-in writable/erasable whiteboard for jotting down notes(eraser included). It also features several functional details such as a tablet and mobile phone dock, two hooks for hanging stuff like headphones or backpacks, and a clever cable manag...
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XIAO YENS HOUSE | BY CRAIG STEELY ARCHITECTURE | Image

XIAO YENS HOUSE | BY CRAIG STEELY ARCHITECTURE

Xiao-Yens House is a stunning property in San Francisco, California. This house transformation is the work of Craig Steely Architecture, the owners wanted a contemporary space that included a more open plan for work and living. The extensive remodel of the house began by tearing away the substandard remodeling that had taken place over the past 100 years and replacing it with spaces more appropriate to the clients program. These included a more open plan for work an...
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ROCKID | ROCKING CHAIR AND CRADLE IN ONE | Image

ROCKID | ROCKING CHAIR AND CRADLE IN ONE

We mostly post about guy´s gear, gadgets, stuff, travel... but occasionally, if we come across something truly original we have to post it. Genius idea the Rockid, a rocking chair and cradle in one! While softly swinging the rocking chair and reading a book or singing a lullaby,  the baby falls asleep. When the baby outgrows the cradle, it is possible to reconstruct the Rockid into a rocking chair. ...
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