Like a little chapel on the prairie, architect Jean-Baptiste Barache’s simply elegant retreat in the tiny Normandy town of Auvillier is a modern play on centuries-old forms and technology. Photo by Céline Clanet.
Love the shared deck space with two-wings of house. [CasaGiardino] ♛ Modular prefabricated cottages with tar-treated larch wood exteriors and Scandinavian designed interiors by the Danish architectural firm Lykke + Nielsen.
I love modern design. Unfortunately, it doesn't work well in the real world. I'd love to play with modern design in a cabin. I think the cabin shouldn't feel exactly like home. It should be different enough to make it a place to vacation.
prefab home by Jens Risom - Block Island (Rhode Island USA) circa 1967 - more than 40 years later we still don't get the message that architecture needs to be sustainable. Photo by John G. Zimmerman for LIFE magazine
Mid-century designer Jens Risom's A-framed prefab family retreat, located on the northern portion of Block island, is bordered by a low stone wall, an aesthetic element that appears throughout the land. Photo by: Floto + Warner
One Bedroom Granny Flat by Baahouse + Baastudio In today economic climate with the cost of construction and renovation prices skyrocketing, -why not invest in an affordable low cost dwelling on your existing house lot. Designed by Baahouse.
Neumann Mendro Andrulaitis - Carpinteria Foothills Residence, Santa Barbara, California - I don't know why, but this photo makes me want to cry. I wonder how close it is to that breakfast place I love in Summerland.