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Quinta Patino Residence | By Frederico Valsassina

Designed by Portuguese architect Frederico Valsassina, this spectacular contemporary house is located in the private condominium of Quinta Patino, in Estoril, Portugal. The 7,535 square foot home features a 2-story layout with living spaces within a modular arrangement of several open air compartments cut out of the simple rectangular design. These openings give strategic views of the beautiful and abundant vegetation.



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INDUSTRIAL BACHELOR LOFT | BY MAXIM ZHUKOV | Image

INDUSTRIAL BACHELOR LOFT | BY MAXIM ZHUKOV

Awesome design by Maxim Zhukov for this funky bachelor pad. The place is packed with cool industrial decor, great use of concrete, wood, metal, and exposed brick walls. Also, some giant casters and road signs add to the charm and character of the place. Another great detail is the "floating" work space above the bed accessed by cantilevered stairs. source...
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TOBIN ISLAND BOATHOUSE

The Tobin Island Boathouse is worth a serious look should you be out and around Lake Rousseau, a part of the Muskoka Lakes in Ontario, Canada. Designed by the AKB Architects team, the sleek minimal and edgy look is beautifully integrated in its luscious natural surroundings. This boathouse uses mainly weathered cedar wood with a special charred treatment, similar to an old Japanese technique, known as the Shou Sugi Ban, which helps the whole thing seamlessly blend w...
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SPLASH CHOPPING BOARD

How cool is this chopping board? Designed by Mustard, a design studio that brings a fun perspective to everyday mundane products, the "Splash Chopping Board" is cleverly designed to make it stable against the edge of the kitchen counter using the drip as an edge. If necessary the "drips" can easily be removed, making a completely flat worktop saver. Available now for pre-order at online store mzube. Also check out the very cool Paint Drip Table...
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