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North Avoca Studio

The North Avoca Studio pretty much defies the odds of architecture, it sits cantilevered on a hill, seeming to float above greenery and ocean views. Located in Sydney, Australia, the extremely unique house is a multi-purpose space where the owners can comfortably work, relax, meditate and entertain. Designed by architect Matt Thitchener, the 650-square-foot cube home was sustainably built and was constructed in the middle of difficult geotechnical conditions, affixed to the side of a hill that overlooks the Pacific Ocean. The roof is covered in solar panels, which provide 100% of its energy, and it is also equipped with a rain harvesting system that is used to irrigate the garden planted under the structure.



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TOTEM KITCHEN BIN | Image

TOTEM KITCHEN BIN

The Totem Kitchen Bin by Joseph Joseph, is an award winning food waste and recycling unit. You will no longer need three separate waste containers for garbage, recycling and food waste, the Totem comes with compartments for recycling, food waste, general trash, and storage for household items. The attractive unit features a vertical design for space saving, and includes a finger-proof stainless steel body with an easy touch-open lid, a built-in odor filter inside th...
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CERAMIC HOUSE | BY HECTOR RUIZ-VELAZQUEZ | Image

CERAMIC HOUSE | BY HECTOR RUIZ-VELAZQUEZ

Located in Madrid-Spain, this is an amazing attic space conversion of an early 20th Century building. It is a creation of Spanish Architect Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez, and he designed it as a three-dimensional object you can move arround at different heights going up and down freely across the numerous levels. Via Contemporist...
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THE CRIB | AN ENVIRESPONSIBLE SHELTER | Image

THE CRIB | AN ENVIRESPONSIBLE SHELTER

The Crib is a new concept that they’re calling "enviresponsible” — a miniature prefab that can be used as a weekend cabin, a backyard office, studio or guest house, yoga house or weekend retreat. The Crib includes a smal entry deck space acessed through an aluminumand insulated glass garage door that allows a connection between the interior of the crib and the landscape. You can choose from 2 models....
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