Archives for the Date March 1st, 2011

Adam Cornish’s Wood Hammock Wins Herman Miller Design Competition

This award-winning Wooden Hammock by Australian designer Adam Cornish makes us want to grab a good book and find a nice, shady spot in the garden to string it up! Manufactured from a single piece of plantation-grown plywood, this piece has been design…

Squatting in the Sky

The future of cities is being lived in Caracas as 2,500+ squatter occupy an unfinished 45-story tower from the 1990s.

The squatters have jury-rigged utilities up to the 28th floor – but there isn’t an elevator.

NYT – check out the video!

Managing Miniaturization

Guest Post by Matthew Hofmann
10 advantages of living and working in tiny spaces (with wheels)
Hofmann kicked off his quest for inner peace at the most logical place – CraigsList. He found an Airstream in “fair condition.” A 4-digit deal was stru…