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YEZO Retreat

Located in the idyllic Hokkaido island, in Japan, YEZO is a small retreat, nestled in a northern mountain range, using its dramatic landscape and an experimental design approach to create a sanctuary in nature. Contacted by an ambitious client, Japanese architecture studio LEAD started work on this unique dwelling, a place where guests can enjoy time for quiet reflection and private enjoyment in a setting defined by wood, stone, water, and light, whilst surrounded by ever-changing natural beauty. The projects´s elegant and fluid space follows a highly minimalist, yet expressive, performance-driven material and construction approach. The wooden roof shell structure is built up from glue-laminated (GluLam) timber beams suspended from a central concrete chimney and clad with regionally sourced black slate. The impressive YEZO Retreat is a winner of the Golden Pin Design Award for the year 2020.



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BREED RETREAT CHICKEN COOP

Raise your own chicken, with your own coop! The Breed Retreat Chicken Coop lets you keep your own chickens in your backyard so you can get tastier, sustainable and healthier farm grown eggs. A wonderfully designed house for your hen´s pleasure and delight, so they can breed and retreat, in comfort and harmony. This sleek coop is built in wood, and finished in black with a special coating to ensure durability and wear resistance. With a minimal look, featuring clean...
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BAKUS TABLE MAT

Now this is a clever idea! Bakus is a table mat that lets you collect your best moments, a practical and emotive object. The Bakus Table Mat is a stainless steel tray that allows you to hook corks into place and create a hot plate. A useful and clever way to recycle your wine corks!...
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ROOK TINY HOUSE

The tiny house trend is officially here to stay. Tiny houses are relatively easy to build and move from place to place, and many people are rejecting more spacious dwellings in favor of pared-down, efficient homes. "Wind River Tiny Homes” are unlike any tiny houses you´ve ever seen before, they´re luxury homes, completely customized to suit the owner. The perfect example of their work is "The Rook", a very high end custom home that is 22 ft long with a 2 ft bump...
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