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The Freshwater House | By Chenchow Little Architects

Designed by Chenchow Little, the Freshwater House is a surfer/beach lover’s dream, right next to the beach. The Freshwater House developed the idea of the operable façade to mediate between the requirements for privacy and shading on a relatively public site adjacent to the…  beach. The resulting building is made up of three distinct parts; a podium base, a garden/ living space, and a bedroom volume clad with operable screens; each designed with unique spatial and material qualities.



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Taylor Stitch
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CUBE TUBE | BY QUIRKY | Image

CUBE TUBE | BY QUIRKY

At last! Someone as invented a genius alternative to the messy, unpractical ice trays. The Cube Tube is another brilliant product by Quirky, it is an unique vertical ice cube tray and very easy to use. Simply fill the tube with water, place the divider, and freeze. Once ready, all you have to do is hit the flexible bottom on a hard surface to dislodge the perfectly formed 14 ice cubes. No more spilling water while transporting a full tray of water to your freezer! ...
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LUMIO | UNFOLDING BOOK LAMP | Image

LUMIO | UNFOLDING BOOK LAMP

Lumio is inspired by the idea of an illuminated book, it unfolds from a book into a lamp! All you need to to is open the book to turn on the light and close it to turn it off, no switches or buttons. Lumio was designed by designer Max Gunawan and when fully charged remains lit for up to 8 hours. When open, Lumio offers multiple lighting possibilities: ceiling pendant, outdoor lantern, table lamp, etc...The original project was recently launched on kickstarter and is...
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URBAN CITYSCAPES | BY TIM JAROSZ | Image

URBAN CITYSCAPES | BY TIM JAROSZ

We were contacted by Tim Jarosz, a professional photographer and graphic designer from Chicago, he creates wonderful artwork highlighting urban "cityscapes" from digitally collaged photograph illustrations. Tim´s artwork is then printed on chromalux board or aluminum sheet metal providing the necessary look that makes the artwork really pop, with a super glossy finish that makes the colors truly vibrant. Check out the collection here...
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