Nick Papastergiou

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An off-grid cabin on a remote island is inspired by Japanese design

Tasmania-based firm Maguire + Devine Architects has created a gorgeous Japanese-inspired, off-grid tiny cabin tucked away into a remote island off …

Off-grid

This Architect Built A Home Office Out Of A Shipping Container

After working out of his home for many years, Canadian architect Randy Bens has designed a new office for himself and his employees.<p>Randy explains, …

Shipping Containers

Volvo’s 360c concept car is a fully autonomous bedroom on wheels

Without a combustion engine or a steering wheel, Volvo reimagines the car as a short-haul flight replacement<p>“In our striving for efficiency, have we lost empathy for the traveler?” These words, from Volvo’s launch video for its new 360c fully autonomous concept car, hit home with me. I fly a lot, …

Living Rooms

50 Modern Cabins From Around The World Reveal Their Design Secrets

A cabin is by definition a small wooden shelter in a remote location and the image most of us have in mind when thinking about one is that of a …

Cabins

In Just 31 Days, These Historic Chinese Ruins Were Transformed Into a Chic B&B

After suffering years of neglect, a pair of dilapidated stone villas has been brought back to life with a $88,000 budget.<p>In a testament to the incredible speed of construction in China, the decayed ruins of two historic stone structures on Zhejiang’s Dahuanglong Island have been reborn as a stylish …

Bedrooms

An Off-Grid Goto House Wraps Around a Jewel-Like Courtyard

Punctured by a glass-enclosed courtyard, this hexagonal, donut-shaped house is filled with light and views from all six sides.<p>Having worked as an engineer at firms such as Apple and Microsoft, Ken Goto was already well versed in pushing the envelope of innovation when he tapped husband-and-wife duo …

Off-grid

Unplug at This Off-Grid Tiny Home in South Australia

Simple materials compose this rentable tiny house nestled in a secret spot in the Adelaide Hills.<p>Michael Lamprell set about creating tiny cabin retreats in South Australia, via his company called CABN, as a destination for guests to rest and recharge away from everyday stress and their screens. …

Off-grid

This Hand-Built Tiny Bus Home Is Stunning Inside

Name: Michael Fuehrer Location: Originally from New Jersey, but now travel all over North America. I like to tell people I live somewhere between the …

RVs

The Coolest Shipping Container Homes For Sale Right Now

The reasons for building shipping container homes are diverse and include the fact that these containers are globally available, affordable, sturdy, …

Washing Machines

A Curved Concrete House Built On A Triangular Corner Site

Every plot of land and every house design has its own challenges and every architecture studio has its own way of overcoming them. Sometimes a …

Architecture

Home Library Architecture: 63 Smart & Creative Bookcase Designs

Sharing your shelf is, in a way, sharing yourself. Every element - from the titles you choose to the way you organize them - says something about …

Charming Italian farmhouse hides a surprisingly modern interior in Tuscany

1/16<p>Chianti Hills farmhouse by Lenzi + Baglini Architetti<p>Lenzi + Baglini Architetti architects transformed a 16th-century Italian farmhouse into a …

Amazing Warehouse Homes And Their Unique Stories

In spite of what some of us may think, living in a warehouse can be very nice and rewarding. Try to distance yourself for a moment from the …

Danish-inspired holiday cabin is a dreamy Pacific Northwest hideout

Seattle-based design practice Prentiss + Balance + Wickline Architects is no stranger to creating charming cabins that embrace nature in the Pacific …

The luxurious Pohutukawa tiny home on wheels lets you live large in style

The notion of living large in small spaces is perfectly captured in the Pohutukawa, a tiny home on wheels that fits up to six people and boasts a …

Amazing Prefab Cabins From Around The World

How many times did you feel like you wanted to just get away from everything and everyone and to spend some time in a small cabin in the middle of …

This Award-Winning Cabin Is a Relaxing Antidote to City Living

Sited in a remote Canadian forest, a luxurious cabin rental embraces indoor-outdoor living.<p>When a Shanghai–based, Canadian–Brit family approached Robert E. Miller of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson to design their dream cabin in the woods of Ontario, the principal architect went the extra mile.<p>Designed as …

Inside a net-zero ‘cabin in the city’ by Olson Kundig

The Seattle homeowner and architect Jim Olson build on a five-decade long friendship<p>Architect Jim Olson, founding partner at Seattle architecture firm Olson Kundig, is best known for the large, elegant houses he designs for art collectors around the world. But Olson knows small can be beautiful, …

Bedrooms

Are these the cutest cat Snapchats ever? From a pet who delivers flowers to his owner to a possessive feline boyfriend - these photos prove why moggies are the best furry friends

They say a dog is a man's best friend, but a collection of hilarious cat Snapchats shared with Bored Panda show they can give their canine …

Gorgeous Frank Lloyd Wright home wants $3.4M in Minneapolis

The Frieda and Henry J. Neils House is on the market in Minneapolis<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We’d love to see what you’ve got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Minneapolis, Minnesota<p><b>Price:</b> …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Tatoi Palace

The abandoned summer estate of the former Greek Royal Family.<p>This sprawling 10,000-acre estate was the summer palace of the former Greek Royal …

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Sister Cabins Frame Sweeping Views of Rocky Mountains, Colorado

<b>Renée del Gaudio architects</b> completed the design of a project named <b>Big Cabin | Little Cabin</b> in Fairplay, Colorado. The new pair of cottages are …

Amytis' Garden / studio_GAON

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Around 600 B.C., King Nebuchadnezzar II of Babylon made a garden for his wife Amitis of Media Kingdom in …

Gallery of COBS Year-Round Micro Cabins / Colorado Building Workshop - 1

Image 1 of 30 from gallery of COBS Year-Round Micro Cabins / Colorado Building Workshop. Photograph by Jesse Kuroiwa

Colorado

Irrefutable Evidence That Cats Are Liquid

Though some might be fooled into thinking that cats are solid forms of matter, anyone with access to the internet knows that they're actually …

Pets

25 Tweets That Are 1) About Dogs And 2) Very Funny

Good, funny boys!

Palm Canyon House

The Palm Canyon House is one of Frank Lloyd Wright's most unique properties. Not just because of its curved design, but because it was the …

1950s cargo ship transforms into bright modern home

The formerly rusting hull now holds a sweet floating abode<p>While most boat-to-house conversions keep the linear shotgun-style layout of rooms onboard, this stunning renovation in Amsterdam completely reimagined the interior of a 1957 cargo ship. The result is a spacious and open modern home with all …

Living Rooms

What makes a great salesperson

I’ve got to know him over the years as he has gone from life in insurance to founding The Comedy Store and introducing comedians like Alexei Sayle …

10 homes that make impressive use of their basements

Secret spaces beneath trapdoors, underground pools and subterranean yoga rooms feature in our latest Pinterest roundup, which focuses on homes with …

Architecture