Oslo small-housing development by Dahle Dahle BreitensteinFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on November 30, 2010

Oslo small-housing development by Dahle Dahle Breitenstein

Dahle Dahle had created a set of 8 houses in the Oslo region of Norway in a very different way. A set of 4 two storey patio houses is modelled on a very rare row house design, and stands as the best architectural design in the Scandinavian country.You would love the feel of the house,...

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How to Remove Ballpoint Pen Ink Stains From FabricFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on November 30, 2010

How to Remove Ballpoint Pen Ink Stains From Fabric

Whether one is an office going executive, college going youngster or a school going kid – a thing that is experienced by all of us at some point of time or other are unpleasant stains of ink on the clothing. The fiber of the garment absorbs the dye of the ink, and thus a stain...

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Yellow hotel rooms at Cosmo hotle Hong KongFull story

Posted in Hotels & Resorts | by Loredana Sava, on November 29, 2010

Yellow hotel rooms at Cosmo hotle Hong Kong

For some particular reason I like yellow rooms. They make me feel fine and optimistic, but without the sickening effect produced by pink rooms. Yellow is a warm and natural color and yellow rooms are bright and full of light. You feel welcomed and almost “at home” in such a hotel room. Especially if you...

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London Gherkin – an unusual eggshaped buildingFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Loredana Sava, on November 29, 2010

London Gherkin – an unusual eggshaped building

It seems to me that architects are simply bored of the old designs that made all tall buildings look almost the same and now they are on a constant run for a special look and a special design for their projects. For example the Gherkin in London is one of the world’ s most unusual...

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Posted in Bookshelves | by Loredana Sava, on November 29, 2010

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Normally furniture is made to be permanent and not changed ; I mean it is not dynamic. However, every once in a while some imaginative designers dare make some very original works that can be used in time, even if the conditions change. For example these twin shelves by Zeynep Cinisli actually look like a...

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The ottoman from Ligne RosetFull story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Loredana Sava, on November 29, 2010

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I was a bit curious the other day to find out the origins of the name “ottoman” used for that soft chair that does not have a back rest. I have encountered these chairs many times on the specialized web sites and I wanted to know where they came from . Apparently they have their...

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Benefits of wireless doorbellFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Stefan, on November 29, 2010

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Technology advancements have made our lives much easier. New innovated products are launched every day and affect our daily lives. One of the products that must be mentioned is a wireless doorbell. In the earlier days, a simple doorknocker was enough to intimate the house owner about the presence of an individual at the door....

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