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18th Century Swiss Farm House Is Reborn as Beautiful Live/Work Space. The Indestructible Concrete LED Lamp You'll Own For the Rest Of Your Life. Stunning Aquarium Bed Redefines Sleeping With the Fishes. Adjustable Slats Make This Outdoor Bed (Almost) An All-Weather Bed. Retro Arcade Light Switch Doesn't Require a Single Quarter. MMA Cage Bed: Wrestle Your Spouse For Sheet Supremacy. Cityscape Fireplace Appeals To Your Inner Arsonist. Lightning Bolt Power Strip Reminds You To Play It Safe.

Always Be Gaming: A Stylish Donkey Kong-Inspired Shelving Unit for Your Home. Tiny Toaster USB Hub Is So Adorable You'll Want To Vomit. Tiny Desktop Metropolis Gives You Four City Blocks of Extra USB Ports. You've Got to Be Crafty to Take Down the Empire With this LEGO Star Wars Chess Set. Bet Your Courtyard Doesn't Have Its Own Gondola. SExpand.

Bet Your Courtyard Doesn't Have Its Own Gondola

The Bug Light Is a Pest Worthy of Adoption. This Modern Wooden Beach House Was Built for Its Beautiful Views. Refrigerated Bathroom Drawers For When You Think You Might Be In There a While. Someone Is Building the Batboat. I was boating just last week... and there were a few times we got tossed around in the watercraft, I was grateful for the plush interior and curved lines.

Someone Is Building the Batboat

The facets on the boat pictured above looks like stitches waiting to happen. You Have to Pass Through a Secret Passageway to Find This Amazing Home. Mainly São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, but I couldn´t say any of the host cities are really safe.

You Have to Pass Through a Secret Passageway to Find This Amazing Home

The general tip is "Dont wear/hide valuable items when not needed and ask the locals (hotel employer, for example) before going to some new place. The beach and more touristic areas of RJ are usually very shielded by the law enforcements and probably will be even more during the World Cup, so if you don't get lost in the wrong neighborhood you will not have problems there. Dont forget to visit Ipanema, Leblon, Copacabana, Lagoa, Lapa and Morro de Santa Teresa. In SP things are a little bit different as the urban area is huge and is almost impossible to shield all the touristic areas, so avoid using public transportation (It's awful anyways), go for rent-a-car or Taxi, and use paid parking (SP, is not touristic anyways, most are business tourism).

If you like the Stoner Chanel: Battlestar Galactica cufflinks are the perfect addition to your workplace wardrobe. This Bench Looks Like It Has Wheels for Legs. "And the legs, in case you couldn't tell, are just roughly carved logs.

This Bench Looks Like It Has Wheels for Legs

" If you look close it appears that the legs are 4x4's that have been bundled and shaped. Nice wood though. This Evil-Looking Mountain Fortress Is Really a Magnificent Fire Station. As one commenter pointed out, Magreid is actually in the South Tyrol area of northern Italy.

This Evil-Looking Mountain Fortress Is Really a Magnificent Fire Station

It's about 1/2 way between the traditionally Italian city of Trento and the traditionally Tyrolean city of Bozen (Bolzano), This is a particularly tragic area of Italy, as the South Tyrol was taken over by Italy as a war prize after WW1. Mussolini attempted to forcibly impress Italian language and culture on this intensely proud area that had always been Austrian. Zombie-Proof Condos Sell Out In Kansas. The silo was built to withstand a nuclear explosion and to this day is considered to be “one of the strongest structures built by man”.

Zombie-Proof Condos Sell Out In Kansas

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Polish Architects Build Stereotype-Reinforcing Upside-Down House. It's Austrian accented German.

Polish Architects Build Stereotype-Reinforcing Upside-Down House

They're not saying much relevant... Translation: (muffled) The other is normal, right?. Make Texas-Sized Pancakes With the United States of Skillets. I didn't see their comment but based on your reply, I'd rather not.

Make Texas-Sized Pancakes With the United States of Skillets

Well-seasoned cast iron is a phenomenal cooking tool. My steaks will never touch anything else and I made some amazing sesame-crusted, seared tuna steaks the other day, not to mention the near-infinite other dishes you can make in it. Aaaand now I'm hungry... I didn't want to promote the pinkiness of their comment, but I couldn't hold back the reply. I agree. Stained Glass Iron Man Helmet Would Totally Class-Up Avengers HQ. Marvel Comics Pleather Gaming Chair Is the Nerd Throne You've Been Dreaming Of. Designer Fire Extinguishers Are a Property-Saving Fashion Accessory.

Designer Fire Extinguishers Are a Property-Saving Fashion Accessory

Please no... I just want code to enforce residential sprinklers... Modern Home in Spain with Fantastic Sea Views: Punta Brava 2 Residence. The Punta Brava 2 Residence was designed by Barcelona-based studio DNA Barcelona Architectsand is located in Costa Brava, Catalonia, Spain. The imposing 5,636 square foot home overlooks the Mediterranean Sea and was especially design to balance intimacy and openness towards nature. Natural Stone Bathtubs Combining Comfort with a Genuine Look. We received some photos and information about a series of bathtubs from yourStoneBath, combining comfort with a feel for the natural. Here is the press release we were sent: “The Natural Stone Bathtub is the work of inspired bathroom interior design firm natural element.

The stone bathtub combines both modern and natural elements, making it perfect for anyone craving a piece of nature within their luxurious bathroom. Each bathtub is hand-cut from a single large stone so owners can be assured that their bathtub is truly one of a kind. Modern Hollywood Hills Dream Home Overlooking The City. This Modern Hollywood Hills Dream Home in LA’s Hollywood Hills shelters a stunning collection of features ranging from architectural details to vivid colors and exceptional views.

Gathered in a 13,699 square feet floor plan, entertaining and private spaces offer luxurious amenities for the inhabitant’s enjoyment. With 6 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms, this splendid steel, glass and wood architectural estate also features a gourmet kitchen set in a dramatic open floor plan extending into the panorama, over the infinity pool. The great room features a stone fireplace and the master suite pampers the owner with a soaking tub overlooking the city in the distance.

Breathtaking views of Los Angeles offer a moving picture of the surroundings, while the extensive walls can be used to showcase an art collection. You'll Be Ashamed to Fill These Vintage-Inspired Fridges With Junk Food. Yep, Farquest is right: those are definitely styled like ice boxes.

You'll Be Ashamed to Fill These Vintage-Inspired Fridges With Junk Food

You see kids, before electric refrigerators became commonplace in the 1930s people kept their perishable food in ice boxes. It was a box, with ice. A couple of times a week the ice man came around in a horse-drawn cart full of ice and put a new block in your ice box. It slowly melted into a drip tray in the bottom and kept your food cool. Residential Observation Tower Overlooking Protected Habitats. Nature-Oriented Family Home in Sweden: Håkansson Tegman House. Håkansson Tegman house was designed by Johan Sundberg and is located in Höllviken, south of Malmo, Sweden. The residence was especially developed for a middle-aged couple with children, looking to get away from the crowded urban areas. Here is a short project description from the architects: “The house is angled around an inner garden and rests on the tradition of the Danish atrium house from the 60s and 70s.

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With no less than nine different configurations, the sofa is highly versatile and ensures a high level of comfort. A modern penthouse which offers a modern lifestyle with luxury and relaxation. 39 Attic Rooms Cleverly Making Use of All Available Space. Modern Holiday Home Integrated in a Picturesque Swiss Landscape: Lumbrein Residence. 30 Fresh Space-Saving Bunk Beds Ideas For Your Home.

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