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Openhouse | By Xten Architecture

Built by the Xten Architecture studio, the OpenHouse lives up to its name as seen by the pictures. The elegant and beautiful interiors have full visibility to the outside world. The house was built on a challenging site, embedded into a narrow and sharply sloping property in the Hollywood Hills. The front, side and rear elevations of the house slide open to erase all boundaries between indoors and out, connecting the spaces to gardens on both levels.



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TAIL AND NOSE BOOKENDS | BY SKATE-HOME | Image

TAIL AND NOSE BOOKENDS | BY SKATE-HOME

Skate-Home build original furniture always inspired by the skateboard shape, we have featured their beautiful Nollie Flip Stool before. Their latest product are these cool Tail & Nose Bookends, made with Canadian maple and skateboard wheels. Available in several colors from the Skate-Home webstore. If your a DIY fan, you could probably save yourself some cash and build them yourself using a recycled skateboard. Also check out our roundup on Recycled Skateboar...
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LEGO BMW GS Adventure

The legendary BMW GS Adventure is one of the most desirable off-road motorbikes, it is quite simply, the most successful modern motorcycle on the planet. The LEGO Technic BMW R 1200 GS is the first Lego model to be created in cooperation with the German motorcycle manufacturer and it looks awesome. Developed by BMW designers to be as faithful as possible, this mini model stays true to the full-sized motorcycle’s signature styling. The 603-piece kit is a brilliant re...
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CONTAINER HOUSES | BY ADAM KALKIN | Image

CONTAINER HOUSES | BY ADAM KALKIN

Containers are already used by civil engineers as bedrooms or offices, but more recently many containers have been reused as temporary shops and studios for artists or designers. Now American Architect Adam Kalkin has revolutionized our idea of containers, he is expert in turning containers into very well decorated, sophisticated homes. In addition to inexpensive and easily transportable, another advantage is the time of execution. Check  out is work after the ...
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