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The Utopian Sea Cities of Our Future?

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on January 11, 2010

The Utopian Sea Cities of Our Future?

There is always the imagination for different buildings on different environments. Of all that, there is being around for a long time, it is a building built under the deep ocean. Even though we all believe it can be done with modern technology, but those who thought of such imagination is reaching a century old....

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Carbon Fiber Coffee Table

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on January 11, 2010

Carbon Fiber Coffee Table

This is most expensive coffee table ever seen before, which was made by Rhys Mellor a boat builder, originally from New Zealand. The Coffee Table worth $16,000 and is made up of carbon uni-bands on the edges and middle for stiffness. Carbon fiber being susceptible to compression, a 5mm core has been created in between,...

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ModCell Prefab Homes,an Alternative Building System

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on January 10, 2010

ModCell Prefab Homes,an Alternative Building System

I already have on my site a top of 12 Best Prefab Homes Around The World, and today I want to present another prefab house made from prefabricated panels from a UK company called ModCell. This prefabricated panels are very highly attractive, energy-efficient and very sustainable. The ModCell uses straw bale in their panels. These panels are...

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Picture Table by Ivydesign

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 17, 2009

Picture Table by Ivydesign

Living in small apartments nowadays is not a problem because there are a lot of furniture pieces that can make our life easier. This product from Verena is called “Picture Table”. The neat thing about Picture Table is how it can provide a table and even a place for guests to dine on, and then...

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Expandable Round Dining Table by Skovby

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 15, 2009

Expandable Round Dining Table by Skovby

Skovby, a Danish company, offers many functional and flexible dining tables. One of the most interesting of them is the nice round dining table which is patented and equipped with a unique extension system. This table is quite compact when it is closed, but when it expands it become twice bigger and could give enough places...

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Elvis Wood Top Dining Table by Cattelan

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 9, 2009

Elvis Wood Top Dining Table by Cattelan

Who dares to say  that wooden furniture pieces are not modern ? Well, the dining table from Elvis collection by Cattelan is a perfect demonstration of the contrary of that. This collection could be a modern furniture set perfect for any living room or other area .Elegant and trendy, this piece is also expendable and tin...

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An Alternative To Single Houses In The Form Of Fantasy Earth Homes

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 7, 2009

An Alternative To Single Houses In The Form Of Fantasy Earth Homes

The Earth House Estate is located in Dietikon, in Switzerland and it’s a dream-like setting like no other. It was designed by Vetsch Architektur and it offers an alternative to the traditional single house concept and allows the inhabitants to become closer with nature and to better integrate into the whole landscape.

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Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates

Posted in Design And Concept | by Stefan Gheorghe, on December 7, 2009

Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates

High of 5.2 m, 1.7 m wide and consisting of 40 sections of 254 mm wooden swivel on an axis with 80 ball bearings, this beautiful door opens smoothly and harmoniously just like a fan. The Curtain Door by Matharoo Associates was celebrated like the best piece of design created by a young architect from across...

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