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Japanese Lakeside House

This unusual property in Japan uses five interlocking levels to create multiple viewing platforms both inside and outside the property. Designed by architecture studio Sugawaradaisuke, this unique lakeside house is something truly refreshing and modern  imbued with a sense of freedom. The timber retreat features clever details such as a countertop that flows from the kitchen into the living room floor, and floors that double as furniture. There is also an unclear notion of where one room ends and another begins. There are also plenty of stairs from one platform to the next, lending the house a disjointed flow that somehow still works.



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IRON VAULT DESK

Another unique piece of furniture by Restoration Hardware, the Iron Vault Desk is inspired by the stalwart safes that were a fixture in the 20Th century jewelry shops and factory offices. The desk is made from steel sheet and is fitted with latching doors and heavy-duty industrial metal wheels, and has 3 drawers above 2 cabinets, each with 1 removable shelf. The downside, it weighs a whopping 360lbs. via Also check out our roundup "A Healthier Worksta...
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THE SHACK WEEKEND RETREAT

If you live in a hectic city, at weekends you might feel like escaping to a place completely disconnected from technology, this might inspire you. The Shack is a weekend retreat designed by Broadhurst Architects for a family from the suburbs of Washington D.C., it is located on the southern slope of South Fork Mountain, near Upper Tract, West Virginia. The little rural structure is a cross between tent camping, and weekend cottage, it has no electricity ...
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2017 GIFTS FOR THE GLOBETROTTER

Today´s Gift guide roundup features some great gear for the jetsetter in your life, handy stuff for that loved friend or family member who spends most of their days asleep in airports or hotels. We have gathered some original gift ideas for the globetrotter who already has everything.  Check out the list of products here...
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