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Escape Pod

The "Escape Pod" from UK-based design firm Podmakers, is a spherical hideout that lets you get away from it all. This unique space is a versatile backyard dwelling cab be used as a garden retreat for workers, visitors, a music or writer´s studio, or anyone in need of a little timeout. Crafted from a mix of birch plywood and European oak, the 75-square-foot prefabricated unit can be easily customised depending on what the owner wants from distinct window designs, heating source, to window placement and built-in furniture. To add to its uniqueness, the entrance is through a unique aircraft-style plug door with a wooden hinge.



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STUNNING INFINITY POOL | FARRAR RESIDENCE | Image

STUNNING INFINITY POOL | FARRAR RESIDENCE

The Farrar Residence in Park City, Utah, was designed by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects. The stand-out feature of the house is the stunning 25 meter infinity pool that seems to flow in to the woods. The pool cantilevers over a seasonal stream, with an acrylic panel that extends from the pool bottom to the stainless steel ceiling and aquarium glass at the end....
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PHILIPS PASTA MAKER

Pasta lovers rejoice! you can now make your own fresh pasta at home thanks to this new Philips Pasta Maker. The handy kitchen contraption spits out your choice of pasta, simply add the ingredients, choose from one of the four included discs that determine the pasta shape(penne, fettuccine, spaghetti and lasagna) and in 15 minutes or less you´ll have your tasty pasta ready to enjoy....
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STEFAN SAGMEISTER NEW YORK STUDIO | Image

STEFAN SAGMEISTER NEW YORK STUDIO

For those not familiar with the name of Stefan Sagmeister, he is a famous New York-based graphic designer and typographer. Amongst his work are album covers for Lou Reed, OK Go, The Rolling Stones, David Byrne, Aerosmith and Pat Metheny. His own design firm - Sagmeister & Walsh Inc. in New York has recently moved into this gorgeous minimalist studio. More pics after the jump....
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