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Home & DesignPocket Sized GreenhouseToday’s the last day of the 2015 Paris Climate Conference that’s been going on since end November. World leaders are getting together and making sincere efforts at saving our planet. It only seems fitting that we here also do our part by promoting Nature and Green Design. The Lives-glass is a tiny little planet-saver. Made out of glass, this miniature planter irrigates itself through drip irrigation. It also creates a greenhouse environment for your small plant, making it the most utilitarian planter out there. Not just that, it looks like an adorable hourglass, a metaphorical way of telling us that time’s running out! Save our planet! Design Hunters
Home & DesignWriter's Cabin with Folding WallsIf you’re looking for a secluded cabin to finish the next great American novel or just relax over a long weekend, you won’t find much better than the False Bay Writer’s Cabin. Designed by internationally renowned firm Olson Kundig—the same firm responsible for the Cabin at Longbranch—this minimal space is 500 square feet of tranquility situated on ten acres of property on San Juan Island in Washington. Like their previous works, this tiny cabin straddles the worlds of interior and exterior by essentially being a glass house surrounded by three exterior walls that fold down into three separate decks. Design Hunters
Home & DesignJenga Architecture of Montreal!This Brutalist building looks like an urban Brazilian favela with the way it spreads all over the place creating a 3D landscape of buildings. Designed by renowned Israeli/Canadian Architect Moshe Safdie, the Habitat 67 is now considered one of Montreal’s finest pieces of architecture, and a Canadian National Heritage Site… not to mention a source of inspiration to architects world over. Design Hunters
Home & DesignArtist Spends 35 Years Decorating Her House With Rocks And A Glue GunOne of the first things most of us will do after buying a house is paint. We want to have our own colors on the walls to match our furniture and to make it feel more like our own and less like we're living in somebody else's old house. It's only natural. Design Hunters
Home & DesignGiant Sequoia is Conceptual Architecture That Turns Tree Into SkyscraperArchitecture and design journal eVolo focuses on innovative design based on technological advances of the 21st century. Since 2006 they have run an annual Skyscraper Competition, inviting architects from around the globe to unleash their fantasy and create the skyscrapers of the future. Design Hunters
Home & Design10 Absolutely Wonderful Tree Stump Landscaping and Decor IdeasIf you are thinking to do some landscaping or decorate your garden with something unusual and unique then how about making use of tree stumps? In this way you can bring a fallen tree or a dead stump to good use. So, take a look at the cool ideas below and see which one do you like the best... Design Hunters
Home & DesignThe Wooden House By Studio PikaPlusWhen you think of a cabin in the woods, what usually comes to mind is a heavy, wooden structure with small windows and a big fireplace. Slovenian firm Studio PikaPlus has taken this architectural trope, blown it up, and started all over again. The result? An award winning home that goes simply by Wooden House. Design Hunters
Home & DesignGapahuk CabinThe Gapahuk Cabin is a ready-made social dwelling designed to fit perfectly into almost any scenic environment. Gapahuk is the result of a collaboration of two well-known international brands, Snøhetta and Rindalshytter. Snøhetta is the international architecture and design firm responsible for projects like the National September 11 Memorial Museum Pavilion and the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet. Design Hunters
Home & DesignMuji HutOne of the key experiences of being human is, at some point, feeling like you need to get far, far away from all other humans. A desire to have some amount of alone time is innate in all of us. Now thanks to Muji’s Hut, you can get just that wherever you please. Design Hunters
Home & DesignYou can pack up this home & take it with you!The future of homes is upon us and it isn’t a smart home. It’s a prefab home. Short for prefabricated, these homes come as livable units ready to be assembled and then lived in… like IKEA meets Architecture. The prefab homes became all the rage in 2015 when Muji debuted three ultra-small prefab hut designs for people looking to live the minimalist life away from the city’s hustle and bustle. Their latest hut design is ready for production and costs roughly $27,000. They also sit on a cemented foundation, making them permanent. Design Hunters
best ofSituated in clear blue waters off the coast of Lanzarote, Spain. The unique, permanent installation is being constructed at around 12m deep and accessible to both snorkelers, divers and observers through glass bottom boats. The projectAfter his first Abyss Table, which we spoke in 2014, the English designer Christopher Duffy and Duffy London studio today unveiled the table Abyss Horizon, which once again invites the depths of the ocean in your living room.Growing up I watched a lot of Looney Toons cartoons and I remember one where Bugs plays a wood saw to make some Hawaiian music. I imagine that the WhammyPhone is sort of the modern equivalent of that strange musical instrument. This unusual device is a phone with a flexible full HD OLED screen.
It’s official, the famous IKEA bag is now uncontrollable! After the hilarious response of IKEA to the brand Balenciaga, Internet users are going crazy by unveiling their DIY creations using the famous blue bag from IKEA: thong, cap, shoes, swimsuit, handbag, pollution mask or wallet. You can now rethink your complete wardrobe with the cult IKEA bag! Internet I love you.Here’s the thing with classic cars: if there’s one you’re pining after from years long gone, it’s pretty much guaranteed that you’ll never get one brand new. At the very least, you won’t be the one breaking it in. There are, however, extremely rare occasions where nearly untouched examples emerge and head to auction, like phoenixes rising from the ashes – which is exactly the story behind this 1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR.In some cases, pictures tell a thousand words, and this is the case regarding the images you’re about to see from the world of Formula 1. From Ayrton Senna’s arrival into Formula 1, Nigel Mansell’s exhaustion and a pile-up at the 1950 Monaco Grand Prix, here are some the best images of Formula 1 history.This little nifty technique to print near-realistic hair and fur is by far the most ingenious hack for 3D printing I’ve ever seen! The model is designed so that the machine prints strands of hair as support structures for 3D printing. Once you’re done with the print, all you do is use the supports as individual strands of hair! A hot-air gun or a hairdryer is all you need to fix the hairstyle and you’ve got yourself an amazing print with near-real hair!Jakarta-based designer and retoucher Aditya Aryanto posed the question: what would the blocky digital creatures in Minecraft look like if they actually walked the Earth? The result is a totally absurd series of retouched photographs titled Minecraft in Real Life. Aryanto snagged several royalty-free images from Pixabay and Unsplash and Photoshopped them into the familiar cubic beings. You can see more from the series on Behance.