Furniture That Blends the Old with the New

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Traditional craft techniques have been in decline, and have mostly been replaced almost entirely by modern production methods. But in recently years we’ve seen some trends aimed at reviving some of them. Which is not a bad thing, since things that have been learned through trial and error and have stood the test of time deserve a place in the modern world.

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By |September 30th, 2017|Modern design|0 Comments

French Tiny Home is Not as Small as it Looks

In France, laws require tiny homes to be smaller and lighter than the ones in the US. For this reason, it is downright impressive just how cozy and spacious the tiny home La Bohème which was recently designed by the firm La Baluchon, actually is. They packed a lot into a very small space without sacrificing comfort, which was quite a feat. (more…)

By |September 29th, 2017|Modern design|0 Comments

Tiny House That Borrows From the American Craftsman Style

Zyl Vardos, the tiny house firm from Olympia, Washington has recently completed yet another unique tiny home model. It’s called Fuchsia and features a number of unique features, such as a downward angled roof. It’s compact and gorgeous, and would make a perfect cabin or even home for two. (more…)

By |September 28th, 2017|Modern design|0 Comments

Innovative Space Saving Features for Tiny Homes

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The rise of rents and dwindling of affordable places to live in most cities has given rise to a number of unique tiny home living solutions in recent years. But these no longer mean quite such a drastic downsizing as they once did. Thanks to a number of innovative space saving solutions it is quite possible to live large in small spaces.
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By |September 27th, 2017|Modern design|0 Comments

Tiny Home with Plenty of Space

As is clearly evident from the above picture, the so-called Denali is not quite your regular tiny home. It was designed and built by Timbercraft Tiny Homes of Alabama, and features plenty of space despite being a tiny home.

The Denali is towable and rests atop a 37 ft (11.2 m) long gooseneck trailer. It has a total floorspace of 352 sq ft (32.7 sq m) and features high ceilings, which make the interior appear very spacious. It also has quite a large bedroom for a tiny home. (more…)

By |September 26th, 2017|Modern design|0 Comments

Tiny House Goes Back to the Basics

The Japanese firm Muji has recently unveiled a their first offering in the tiny home sphere. The so-called Muji Hut is a minimalist tiny home, equipped with just the basic necessities, but it also looks very cozy and inviting. It would work great as a vacation cabin, a home office or a guesthouse, but might not work so well as a permanent home.
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By |September 22nd, 2017|Modern design|0 Comments