There"s a house designed to look like a giant wooden tent in the middle of a Japanese village — here"s a look inside

Takeru Shoji Architects The Hara House was designed by Takeru Shoji Architects, an arc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

This $33,000 tiny cabin that looks like a sculpture and can be used as a backyard office — see inside

Edvinas Bruzas Koto Studio designed a multifunctional cabin that can be used as an office. The home office is carbon neutral, and inspired by Japanese design principles......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 2nd, 2020

This super skinny off-grid home was designed to disappear into the tree canopy of a South African nature reserve — take a look inside

© Frankie Pappas An architecture studio has designed an off-grid home that appears to float amid the tree canopy of a South African nature reserve. Called The House of the Big Arch, the home is just 11 feet .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2020

This orb-shaped tiny house"s odd exterior allowed its designers to maximize interior space — take a look inside to see how

Cloud Architects designed the Double Ring House, which is 515 square feet over two floors. The spherical house is prefabricated and will be available for sale around the world. The 26-foot-long orb s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2020

Custom Wisconsin log home designed to entertain listed for $2.2M: Open House

Located only 60 miles from the Twin Cities, this log home in Milltown has all the features of a property you'd find further "up north." The 9,730-square-foot, one-of-a-kind custom log home in Polk County was designed to entertain inside and out.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2020

The producer of the cult classic movie "American Pyscho" designed a home in Joshua Tree that looks like a fallen skyscraper, and it"s almost entirely covered in mirrors. Take a look inside.

Courtesy Invisible House A private home on the border of California's Joshua Tree National Park blends in with its surroundings thanks to its mirrored glass exterior.  Owned and designed by America.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 23rd, 2020

A dilapidated castle-like house in the middle of San Francisco complete with turret and stained glass is on the market for $1.8 million — see inside

Dirk Kinley A castle in San Francisco's Corona Heights neighborhood is for sale. Initially listed for over $2 million, owners are now asking for $1.8 million. The house was built in the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2020

A family of four built a private tiny house village where the kids have their own homes. Take a look inside.

Courtesy of Lennox Brinks Keli and Ryan Brinks live a tiny house village in Kentucky with their two teenage children.  Lennox, their 18-year-old daughter, has her own tiny house, and it's 160 square feet, while her brothe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 11th, 2020

A dilapidated, raccoon-infested wooden yacht that was once the "floating White House" for 8 US presidents is being restored – here"s a look inside the USS Sequoia

Courtesy of Fre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 30th, 2019

You can now spend the night inside a giant potato on Airbnb

A very tasteful house is up for grabs on Airbnb… tasteful being the key word. Buzz60's Mar.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 25th, 2019

Dream Homes: $2.5M Eagan listing is castle on the outside, Euro chic on the inside

A European-inspired mansion in Eagan can be yours for $2,495,000. The outside of the house is designed to look like European castles, but the inside has a black-and-white minimal aesthetic, giving the living space a much more modern feel. It was orig.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2019

Amazon Key Delivery Expands to the Trunk of Your Car

But there are some caveats. First, Amazon offered a service that would let delivery people drop off packages inside your house. And now, it’s letting them deliver those packages to your car. The retail giant on Tuesday announced a new in-car.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 24th, 2018

Israel Serves Japanese Prime Minister Dessert in a Shoe, Causing Offense

It’s considered a faux pas to wear shoes inside the house in Japan, never mind on the table......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 8th, 2018

A look inside Starbucks" plan to conquer China

With China's booming middle class and coffee emerging as a status symbol, Starbucks executives and analysts say there are big things ahead for the coffee giant on the mainland......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 18th, 2018

A look inside Starbucks"s plan to conquer China

With China's booming middle class and coffee emerging as a status symbol, Starbucks executives and analysts say there are big things ahead for the coffee giant on the mainland......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 21st, 2018

Inside the $28 Million Alzheimer"s Village Where Patients Can Shop, Farm and Socialize Freely

The new project is being constructed in southern France, designed to emulate life outside hospital walls......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 5th, 2018

Check out the modern food hall Michael Hsu"s team just designed for downtown Houston

New York-based Skanska USA Commercial Development has revealed plans for the food hall in downtown Houston’s upcoming Capitol Tower.  Dubbed Understory, the 35,000-square-foot project inside Capitol Tower's two-story atrium will house a full-service.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

Home of the Day: Open House 10/6, 12 - 3pm | Thoughtfully Designed Home in Mountlake Terrace

By Barry Bergner, Broker Home of the Day is presented by the Puget Sound Business Journal with Realogics Sotheby's International Realty. This is your invitation to view some of Seattle's most-luxurious properties. Come inside and take a look around. Cl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2018

Peek inside Ferry & Clas-designed home in Milwaukee, available for $1.69M: Open House

A 14-room mansion in Milwaukee's Historic Water Tower Neighborhood is on the market for $1.6 million. The Tudor-style home, built in 1910, was designed by architectural firm Ferry & Clas, the same firm that designed the Central Library in downtown M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2018

A store is selling giant oversized backpacks for $234 and people are actually buying them

Plywood Japanese retailer Plywood is selling giant, oversized backpacks for $234. The backpacks were designed by the Japanese brand CWF. The retailer's website says that the ba.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 31st, 2018

This tiny home on wheels has four rooms and two lofts but can still be towed with a pickup truck — see inside the $111,300 Traveler"s Paradise

Mint Tiny House Company Mint Tiny House Company completed its Traveler's Paradise, a tiny home on wheels that can sleep up to eight people. The $111,300 tiny home o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2020