Modern Treehouse is 1 of 5 Finalists For House Of The Year. The Mandeville Canyon Treehouse.

Mandeville Canyon Treehouse

Rockefeller Partners Associates‘ stunning Mandeville Canyon Treehouse is presently up, along with four other modern homes, for Arch Daily’s Building of The Year . Voting ends today, and all the nominees are shown here later in this post. Read more

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When Is A Pool Not A Pool? When It’s Got A HydroFloor.

hydrofloor HERO

Hydrofloors® are vertically movable floors — vertically, not horizontally. The floor actually moves upward to the surface straight from the bottom. This allows you to exploit the surface area taken up by an indoor or outdoor swimming pool. The movable floors convert the associated terrace or indoor pool room for other uses such as recreation, social events, dining and dancing. Read more

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Mid-Century Modern Miniature. The Emerson House By Brinca Dada.

The Emerson House By Brinca Dada

I was absolutely thrilled to learn that brinca dada of New York has created a modern dollhouse, inspired by Richard Neutra’s Kaufmann Desert House and the Cooper residence designed by A. Quincy Jones. Read more

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Cat Hammock Combo Coffee Table By Case-Real

combination cat hammock and coffee table

Not really designed to be a cat bed per se, this latest coffee table from Koichi Futatsumata and Case-Real has a low slung natural wicker rattan shelf attached beneath the glass table top and to the stainless steel frame. Read more

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The Soliloquy. Super Modern, Super Luxurious, Super Green Superyacht.

Soliloquy Yacht

The 58m modern looking Soliloquy Yacht designed by Alastair Callender uses a combination of solar, wind and hybrid marine power to move through water. The vessel also boasts retractable, cutting-edge, rigid-wing technology and has zero emission capabilities. Read more

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10 Super Sick Carpets. Bev Hisey Dirty Dishes Area Rugs.

You may not want Anthrax anywhere near or in your home, but if it’s an area rug by Bev Hisey of the same name, you may change your mind. Read more

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Designer Condoms. The Fashionable Prophylactic From Proper Attire.

Proper Attire Condoms

If you’ve yet to hear of Proper Attire condoms, the fashionable prophylactic, it won’t be long now. Especially with the latest news, via MTV news, that Lady Gaga will soon be joining Jeremy Scott in hyping the designer’s collection for the brand. Read more

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Flower Shaped Underground Eco Home For Footballer Gary Neville.

flower shaped underground home
above:Make Architects designs an underground carbon neutral home for one of Manchester United’s soccer stars.

Andrew Greaves of the Bolton News reports “Plans submitted to Bolton Council last week, by international firm Make Architects, show the kitchen as the “heart” of the development with several wings — with titles such as eat, relax, entertain, work, sleep and play — arranged around the central area like petals on a flower. Read more

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Childhood Toy Inspires Award Winning Chair Design, The Aprro Spiro Chair

Aprro Spiro chair

“I don’t believe it. I just don’t believe it. The things you can do with a Spirograph” (the commercial theme song from Kenner’s Spirograph toy in the mid 70s). Read more

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