Lake-side Urban Treehouse in Berlin can be rented for $220 a night

Lake-side Urban Treehouse in Berlin can be rented for $220 a night
Looking to trip to the south west of Berlin this summer? If you are, then here is a new modern habitat for your dwelling. The Urban Treehouse by Suite.030. Not ideally a treehouse but a living space built on an elevated platform, the Urban Treehouse offers picturesque view of the Schlachtensee Lake and the Krumme Lanke both on the edge of the Grunewald forest in Berlin, Germany. The inspiring...

MIT’s Transform table lays foundation for innovative shape-shifting furniture

MIT’s Transform table lays foundation for innovative shape-shifting furniture
Shape-shifting furniture is surely the future – but it’s not just furniture that changes shape on touch of a button, but furniture that transforms detecting your motion and mood. Latter made real by MIT Media Lab’s Tangible Media Group in form of The Transform. Designed by Professor Hiroshi Ishii and his team including Daniel Leithinger, Sean Follmer, Philipp Schoessler and Amit Zoran...

Enjoy fascinating water vortex within Axor Starck V transparent faucet

Enjoy fascinating water vortex within Axor Starck V transparent faucet
If you want your guests to never forget the experience they’ve had in your bathroom, then it’s just fitting to install the Axor Starck V faucet and leave it to do the rest. The transparent faucet will inevitably draw attention to the fascinating water vortex display within it. Created by designer Philippe Starck for Hansgrohe, the highly artistic yet functional faucet is genuinely a new...

Seven most breathtaking Hobbit homes from around the world

Seven most breathtaking Hobbit homes from around the world
Have you ever dreamt of building your own Hobbit home? The residences of the fantasy creatures from J.R.R. Tolkien’s fictions. Homes that have been inspiration to architects and designers around the world, majorly after they appeared in the Lord of the Rings. To satiate your fantasy and to make you believe you can build one, we have compiled a list of seven most exciting and elaborately...

Lucio solar-powered table also uses natural light to power your gadgets

Lucio solar-powered table also uses natural light to power your gadgets
Solar-powered tables to charge gadgets are found in plenty out there, but there is still scope for a table that does more than storing sunlight to charge our electronic device. Enter Lucio, a table with embedded solar panels that uses both sunlight and natural light inside the house to power your smartphones and tablets. Developed by Italian creative house, Studio Natural, the ingenious table...

Tiny DIY portable cardboard house is self-sustainable [Video]

Tiny DIY portable cardboard house is self-sustainable [Video]
Self-thought Australian architect, Link Knight has designed really creative and portable cardboard house, which he says is a cheap housing solution for someone in need of a temporary house. Made completely from 20 sheets of 40 millimeter honeycomb cardboard, this tiny, portable cardboard house prototype is completely insulated from the inside, and has cautious waterproof coating on the outside....

Interview: Sharon Brach co-developer glowing LumiLuxE acrylic glass lounger

Interview: Sharon Brach co-developer glowing LumiLuxE acrylic glass lounger
When we first stumbled upon the stylish LumiLuxE lounge chair by BeMOSS back in November, we were more than eager to get in touch with the developers of this ingenious chair. We wanted to know how they pulled off something so unique and appealing and whether we could own one, being placed out of Germany. It took us a while to get in touch with Sharon Brach co-developer and co-founder of...

Homemade multi-deck raft with fully-functional sauna on board

Homemade multi-deck raft with fully-functional sauna on board
Known as a Saunalautta in Finnish (translation: bath raft), this multi-deck raft was built by a group of friends in Joensuu, Finland back in 2012. An extraordinary work of craftsmanship, this not so ordinary raft makes for a perfect ride to spend time on the waters. Interestingly, the raft comes with a fully-functional sauna and multiple hammocks to rest passengers on its various floors. ...

Exotic 9Eleven sofa made from genuine Porsche 911 parts

Exotic 9Eleven sofa made from genuine Porsche 911 parts
Brush  aside your dream of owning a Porsche 911, it’s freakin’ expensive, instead take home the 9Eleven sofa – a two-seater sofa made from genuine Porsche 911 parts by celebrated designers Luc Siodmok and Andre Sapierzynski of Polish design firm Luc & Andre. Part of the Porsche 911-inspired 9Eleven furniture collection unveiled at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland, the 9Eleven...

Self-sustainable Skit micro house by Dachi Papuashvili

Self-sustainable Skit micro house by Dachi Papuashvili
Looking for a tiny house that could serve as a short-term home and could also be used for long term living? Well, the hunt could halt at the Skit micro house designed by Dachi Papuashivili. Featuring an insulated and reinforced construction combined with wood, the Skit is basically a single person dwelling which can accommodate a small family. The architectural brilliance allows the cross-shaped...