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The Slender House

The Slender House by the MU Architecture studio, is the ultimate modern lake retreat. The stylish black lakefront home was integrated into a steep site in southern Quebec, blending into the natural setting, and overlooking a secluded bay and private boathouse. The house was designed as a contemporary interpretation of 1960s bungalows, it is covered in black wooden cladding along with areas clad in local granite, and features a bright interior with an abundance of light and bright hues that contrasts beautifully with the dark exterior. An open-plan kitchen and living room take up the central portion of the upper floor, with a minimalist décor that contributes to the dwelling´s refined aesthetic. There is also a sauna and training room with large glass walls that invite nature inside. A two-storey boathouse that sits on the water below is clad in black timber to match, and includes a kitchenette and a roof terrace accessible from an outdoor staircase.



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WATER BALLOON RUSSIAN ROULETTE | Image

WATER BALLOON RUSSIAN ROULETTE

Russian Roulette is a potentially lethal game of chance in which a player places a single round in a revolver, spins the cylinder, places the muzzle against his or her head, and pulls the trigger. The Water Balloon Russian Roulette is harmless, but you have a good chance of getting wet! An ideal party game for any occasion, it will create laughter all over the room. If you want to get things really messy, fill the balloon with whipped cream or chocolate sauce! ...
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HUT ON SLEDS

This tiny cabin is built on two thick wooden sleds so it can be towed off the beach and out of harm´s way. Designed by Crosson Architects, the Hut on Sleds is a holiday home built just over two hours drive from Aukland, New Zealand, and finds its shape inspired by lifeguard towers common on beaches around the world. The aesthetic is naturalistic, with unpainted timber evocative of wind and sand-blasted timber of beach-side structures. The fittings and mechanics are ...
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SOMBRERO JUICER | BY UMBRA | Image

SOMBRERO JUICER | BY UMBRA

We love a simple functional product...the Sombrero Juicer by Umbra is a clever, easy to use, hand-held citrus juicer. Simply place the juicer inside the bottle-top of your beverage container and quickly juice a lemon or lime right into your drink. The sombrero fits most standard water, soda, juice, and beer bottles. The device provides a healthier choice for flavored water without artificial flavors. ...
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