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Clay, granite and timber appear throughout the B-Raku ceramics store in Brittany, France, which connects to a Japan-inspired restaurant next door, named Otonali.  Read more
seattle-based design practice olson kundig has completed a family retreat in the harsh high desert of california. The post ‘sawmill’ is an off-grid canyon retreat made from salvaged and recycled materials appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the architects have tried to keep as many original materials as possible to highlight the beauty of the natural atmosphere created by raw concrete and wooden floors. The post estudio zooco reveals the original materials of a historical building for its office in madrid appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
New York studio Worrell Yeung has overhauled an awkwardly shaped apartment inside a landmarked hotel in the city, adding decorative marble and brass to reference its history, and a curved plaster hallway to clean up the layout. Read more
Carbon fiber as we know it is one of the most impressive materials in our toolkit. Its incredible lightness and strength has seen it take hold in everything from competitive cycling, to supercar design to cutting edge aircraft. But could it also play a role in energy storage? One team of scientists has been exploring the possibilities, and say that carefully engineered forms of the materia
Christien Meindertsma: Beyond the Surface, at the Vitra Design Museum in Basel examines the designer's work with wool, flax, incinerator ash and recycled wool. Read more
clad in a corrugated fibreglass and steel façade, the woodland dwelling can be adapted to suit various programmatic needs for both living and working. The post invisible studio builds low-cost, relocatable house from timber and reclaimed materials appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Guests at this hotel in Mexico City, designed by local architect Regina Galvanduqu, can bathe in rooftop jacuzzis, drink tea on tatami mats or find zen in its courtyard garden. Read more
There is a wide range of eco-friendly materials that can be used in design, according to Seetal Solanki, founder of research studio Matter. She picks out five of the most innovative examples. Read more
With its eye-catching reclaimed wood cladding and custom cabinetry, you get the impression that Humble Handcraft put a lot of effort into constructing El Toro tiny house. The towable dwelling serves as full-time home to a young couple and their dog, and runs off-the-grid with solar power. .. Continue Reading El Toro tiny house is handcrafted from reclaimed materials Category: Tiny Houses is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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