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Paraty House Brasil | By Marcio Kogan

Marcio Kogan, Brazilian architect known for his elegant, calm, minimalist designs. The Paraty House, pictured here, is located on one of the hundreds of islands near the colonial town of Paraty, close to Rio de Janeiro. Before it was completed, Kogan predicted that it was to be his favourite house. Its simple premise is two large drawers pushed into the hill and connected by an internal staircase.



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OtterBox Venture Cooler

OtterBox have presented a rugged, truly customizable cooler - the Venture Cooler. The Colorado-based company are known as an outdoor brand that make dry boxes, and now have presented a line of burly coolers. Available in 25, 45, and 65 quart capacities, the coolers are rated to hold ice for up to two weeks! The robust cooler is also very functional, with separators to keep different compartments inside the cooler, nesting grooves and a rim that allow the access...
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BUDDHA BOWL

Sublimely simple! Designed to rest with perfect comfort in the palm of your hand, the Buddha Bowl is perfect for rice, latte, soup, tea, ice cream, and even cereal. All you have to do is slip the Buddha Bowl in your hand, and enjoy the Zen experience... Available is a variety of colors. Also check out the awesome OBOL (Never eat soggy cereal again)...
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GRAND PIC CHALET

This minimalist cabin is located deep in the woods in Quebec, Canada, and was designed by Montreal-based practice Appareil Architecture. Designed to blend in with the surroundings the cabin was painted in black, accompanied with the white pine of the deck and the light gray of the gravel drive, matching the nearby aspens and the brownish-grey of the pines. In contrast to the black exterior, the interior spaces are bright and spacious with a restrained palette of ply...
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