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700 Palms Residence The Venice

I wouldn’t mind having a living space like this one with a beautiful mature tree in the garden blending in nicely. The home is The Venice, a California based 700 Palms Residence.

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Casa Kimball Overlooks The Atlantic

A dream villa.

This is Casa Kimball, a private beach house on the North Coast of The Dominican Republic.

A grand setting. Cliff. Deep Blue sea.Waves crashing on the rocks. more

Design Driven Schubert In G Major

G is for garage.

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Maserati and Architectural Digest held a “Design Driven” Existing Garage Contest.

See why Schubert won it.

Not terribly practical but it is nicely done. Size is 1200 sq. ft. And it’s in LA.

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And you can watch TV comfortably while waiting for wifey to get ready.

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A Home With Great Views And A Beautiful Julia Palmer Interior

It’s a villa in Mallorca with sweeping views of the bay.

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Julia Palmer of London transformed it into a livable home with her vision for the interior.

By using a contemporary neutral scheme with accents of colours reflecting the artwork & furniture as well as the colours of the Mediterranean to create a calm, elegant tranquil environment for a family to relax and enjoy.

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Sunset Strip Bader House Now Only Four Million

Was Six Million!

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Great views of LA!

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Beautiful decor and lighting.

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Just so classy. Original design by the Russell group and Palumbo Design.

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Offer 3.5million and you might get lucky!

Paperhouse Kiosks To Dot The London Streetscape

These are wooden newspaper kiosks reinforced with brass and having an underlying steel frame.

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Roof gets a toughened glass to keep things bright and cheery.

Designer Thomas Heatherwick of Heatherwick Studio has been commissioned by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, to produce kiosks that look good and are robust enough to survive the rigors of the urban jungle.

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The kiosks open and close by rotating sections.

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Build Your Home In A Single Day

Or if you’re not in a big hurry, take a couple more days.

This is the MasterFit system from Japan.

And skilled labour is NOT required.

Frame components are labeled and shipped to building sites as a kit of parts. Because they are assembled with interlocking metal pegs and plates, the frames can be erected by construction teams with minimal training, rather than skilled laborers.ksu.edu

In this video, 3 workers erect a 2 storey house.