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Shaw House Vancouver | By Patkau Architects

Amazing home in Vancouver, featuring above ground pool, designed by local firm Patkau Architects. The Shaw House won several design awards in the years immediately after construction was completed, including the prestigious National Honor Award in 2005 from the American Institute of Architects. The reason it drew such attention is due to the fact that the designated site for the Shaw House unkindly dictated that this single occupant residence could not be greater than 8 meters wide.



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UPCYCLE FETISH | BIKE RACKS | Image

UPCYCLE FETISH | BIKE RACKS

Austrian designer Andreas Scheiger creates these very cool "Hunting Trophies" made from recycled bicycle parts that can then be used as hanging racks for your bicycle. "Upcycle Fetish" combines old parts like bike saddles and handlebars to create bull head shapes that are both functional and quirky racks. Very creative! via...
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WHEELBARROW BARBECUE

Barrow is the name of this genius idea, a Wheelbarrow Barbecue a fire-bowl that can be pushed to any place in the garden or on the terrace with ease. Designed by product design studio DING3000 for Konstantin Slawinski, this mobile fire-bowl has a low design to enable comfortably sitting around the open fire. If you and your guests get hungry, use the included cooking grate to melt marshmallows above the fire or to barbecue corn cobs and steak, everything is possible...
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Woodhouse 2.0

We have featured some amazing retreats over the last couple of years, but none as special as this dreamy escape nestled amongst the dense pin oak forests of Long Island, New York. The circular den was envisioned by Marchi Architects, it is distributed over two levels, a ground and basement floor, and is constructed from natural materials such as vertical wood slat cladding and smooth concrete, respecting the essence of the landscape. The unique house is accessed fro...
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