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5 Watch Straps to Beat the Heat

Sweat, sun, salt and sand are ingredients that spell summer, but they also conspire to play havoc with your nice watch strap. The solution is to swap …

Articles about local wood clads every surface idyllic australian getaway on Dwell.com - Dwell

A pair of married architects put their exacting taste to work on their own family getaway in the Australian bush.<p>To kick off the new schedule, we thought we’d visit the coastal scenes of Byron Bay since we in the States have officially...<p>It’s hard to believe that this idyllic house sited in a …

STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS AND TERMINOLOGY FOR A TYPICAL 20' ISO CARGO SHIPPING CONTAINER. INCLUDES PRIMARY STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS AND EXPLODED AXONMETRIC VIEW.

<b>SHIPPING CONTAINER STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS AND TERMINOLOGY</b><p>Figure <b>4.1</b> <b>Primary Structural Components for a Typical 20' ISO Shipping Container.</b><br>Note: On some …

Rustic Swiss Structure Hides Modern Underground Home

[ By Steph in Architecture & Houses & Residential. ]Set into a landscape of grassy hills and deteriorating stone walls, a rustic 200-year-old wood …

Travel the World With a Backpack | The Art of Manliness

All images taken by Dave Danzeiser.<p><i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by David Danzeiser.</i><p>I hung up the phone with the travel agent. I had just …

Articles about most popular homes 2014 renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

When you are involved in building renovations, whether a small scale domestic renovation project or a large scale industrial job...<p>A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain …

Frye Capsule Boot Collection Winter 2014

Founded in 1863, American footwear company Frye have, over the years, produced for the military, construction industry and we’re guessing quite a few …

Nike 2014 Holiday Internationalist Mid QS Pack

In honor of Japan’s upcoming Ekiden race championship ceremony to be held January 2, Nike is set to<p>In honor of Japan’s upcoming Ekiden race championship ceremony to be held January 2, Nike is set to release two new pairs of their Nike Internationalist Mid sneakers. Design inspiration for both pairs …

HOUSE TOUR: Is This The Most Relaxing Home You've Ever Seen?

After renewing his love of the sea while living on the Greek island of Santorini, hotelier Costis Psychas finds an even more secluded spot to create his ultimate water world.<p>After renewing his love of the sea while living on the Greek island of Santorini, hotelier Costis Psychas finds an even more …

Design Miami 2014: the top 15 exhibits and satellite events http://www.wallpaper.com/gallery/design/design-miami-2014-preview-the-top-15-exhibits-and-satellite-events/17056150

New Classics: September 2014

Restoring an old boat might be the holy grail – but there’s much to be said for new boats, too<p><i>To subscribe to CB, click here.</i><p>ALERION 41<p><b>High-quality</b> …

Alegre ahead

<i>Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup sets sail</i><p>Monday September 1st 2014, Author: James Boyd, Location: Italy<p>The 25th Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup set sail today with a …

Disaster Relief Housing For The Next "Superstorm"

With hurricanes Sandy and Katrina etched into recent memory, the need for post-disaster relief housing is now. New York City and Garrison Architects …

ARCHIMUSIC: Illustrations Turn Music Into Architecture

Federico Babina's released his latest series of illustrations: Archimusic, architectural representations of 27 songs, from Miles Davis to Michael …

Bomastraat / NU architectuuratelier

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Renovation of a forge to single family home with guest room, studio and gardens.

On a unique location …

Framing

Northcote Residence / Wolveridge Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The context for this project is largely related to heritage, Melbourne’s inner north suburbs where …

House for a Photographer by Hyde+Hyde Architects

Hyde+Hyde Architects have designed a house for a photographer in Pontypridd, Wales.<p>Project description<p>The dramatic site within an isolated, disused …

Home - Architecture Lab

Latest<p>April 27, 2018<p>Ideasforward wants to give young creative people from around the world the opportunity to express their views of the future of …

Coming Soon to a Gallery Near You

Two artists whose work I've featured previously have gallery shows opening later in March. Both artists have distinct architectural sensibilities in …

20-Foot Shipping Container Floor Plan Brainstorm Read more at: http://goo.gl/v6Yk3D

23.2 by Omer Arbel: http://www.archello.com/en/project/232

10 Houses Made from Repurposed Shipping Containers

We like the idea of a shipping container as vacation getaway—it’s mobile, inexpensive, and an example of creative reuse at its best. Here, we’ve …

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Cargotecture

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Dylan Culhane – Photographer Identity by Ben Johnston

Dylan Culhane Collateral.<p>The Canadian designer Ben Johnston was asked to create the visual identity and printed collateral for photographer Dylan …

Protesters Block Google Bus, Demand $1 Billion

Protesters in San Francisco blocked a Google Bus from shuttling employees to the company’s Mountain View headquarters on Monday morning, putting anti-gentrification activists and tech workers face-to-face in the dispute over long-time residents being outpriced by the wealthy newcomers.<p>The protest …

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Casa Contadina / a2bc

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The restoration and expansion of a farmhouse on the terraced hillside of Cinque Terre in Liguria focuses …