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Mon, Oct 20, 2014 3:53 PM
Big (and not always code-compliant) experimental ideas abound at an off-grid community of pint-sized shipping container dwellings.
With the help of students from the Rochester Institute of Technology's MFA program in industrial design, Loll Designs veers into previously uncharted territory: the entryway.
This summer, unwind and enlighten yourself with a few fresh green home and garden releases ranging from tiny house tomes to a bible for fix-it fanatics.
Architect Julie Nabucet works small space wizardry in a cramped flat on Rue Montorgueil that, at 129 square feet, isn't much larger than your average McMansion walk-in closet.
Your garden and houseplants will love the nutrition-packed fertilizer that is the result of this simple, 6-step process.
What discerning patriarch wouldn't appreciate a foosball bottle opener, a mason jar cocktail shaker or a dashing hanky to have around the house?
Formed by two wood-clad shipping containers, Skit 2014 is the ideal living arrangement for eremitic types who don't mind ladders and composting toilets.
At long last, the designer's smart, space-saving folding chairs that double as clothes hangers go into production as part of the just-launched Umbra Shift collection.
The Parsons New School for Design and Areaware partner for a student product design competition that explores the intersection of impulse shopping with charitable giving.
Once you've spent some time inside the terrifically tricked-out Gizmodo Home of the Future, you may not want to step back out onto the street of the present.
A rice farmer in Southern India is claiming yields 4 times the average, while using less fertilizer than conventional farmers.
If you can get past the somewhat distressing promo video, you'll enjoy Petomato's novel take on growing fresh veggies with little space and recycled materials.
Forgot to turn off the lights? Tired of always adjusting the theromstat? The automated home has you covered.
Futuristic design meets urban gardening with this curious flat-pack greenhouse kit that harnesses seaweed-extracted agar-agar gel as a growing medium.
MoMA partners with Kickstarter to showcase a selection of crowdfunded design goodies ranging from Instagram slide show projectors to recycled paper pulp flash drives.
In the Swedish town of Älmhult, the home goods behemoth plans to open a tourist-snaring museum housed in the same building that was once home to the very first IKEA store.
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