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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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Taylor Stitch
Huckberry Interior
SWITCH | SALT & PEPPER DISPENSER | Image

SWITCH | SALT & PEPPER DISPENSER

We have featured some original salt & pepper shakers(Salt & Pepper Cell Shakers, Salt and Pepper Squeezers, Angel and a Devil Shakers), but this has to be the most original of them all. The Switch Salt and Pepper from Fred & Friends is a clever shaker, it works with a large toggle button on top, you can switch between salt or pepper. Fun idea, no batteries required....
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PIGGYBACK RIDER

The Piggyback Rider is an enjoyable, effortless way to carry a child (2.5+ years / up to 60lbs) on your back, replacing bulky backpack carriers and strollers, you can enjoy long walks without worrying about your toddler getting tired. The Piggyback Rider is referred to as the next step after your child outgrows a traditional child carrier backpack, the unique kid carrier features a non-skid foot bar for a child to stand on, a safety harness and handles for a kid to ...
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PARATY HOUSE BRASIL | BY MARCIO KOGAN | Image

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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