The Wedge – A Modern Rendition of the Classic Cabin

From the creative minds of students studying at California State Polytechnique University, comes this small prefabricated cabin called the Wedge. The prefab retreat is designed to serve as an update to the traditional cabin, with a minimal footprint, and an attempt to maximize on function.

The Wedge’s small size, and the fact that it […]

A Tiny House Set On A Lake In The Netherlands

Hidden away on an island in the lake of Loosdrecht in the Netherlands, lies this tiny house. The house has been designed by 2by4-architects on the behalf of a family, and is used as a quiet recreational getaway. Completed back in 2011, it contains just 21 square meters (226 square feet) of space.

The […]

Surfers Cabin in Chile Features Amazing Views of the Pacific

Set on a hillside in Navidad, Chile, this small cabin boasts amazing views of the Pacific Ocean. Dubbed the “2 Hermanos Cabin”, the building was designed by WMR Arquitectos on the behalf of two brothers who wanted an affordable surfing retreat close to the ocean.

The “low cost” cabin (unfortunately I couldn’t an actual […]

Small Weekend Cabin is Inspired by Fairy Tales

Set amongst the pine trees of a forest in Brandenburg, Germany, this small cottage acts as a weekend home for a family, although it could easily be occupied on a full-time basis. The site originally contained a summer house that dated back to 1926, which was unfortunately beyond repair.

The owners of the land […]

The Stealth Cabin Blends with the Environment

The Stealth Cabin is a modern rendition of the traditional log cabin. Designed by the Toronto-based studio Superkül, the cabin embraces the use of sustainable materials, natural daylighting and ventilation, and interior design the home feel bright, fresh and spacious.

The cabin is set adjacent to a lake not far from Bracebridge Ontario. Superkül […]

Tin Can Cabin – A Shipping Container Home in Wisconsin

This cosy container cabin was constructed by one ambitious man inspired by the recent boom in self-builders taking on the construction of their own homes. The cabin is located in northern Wisconsin and has been dubbed by the owner-builder, the Tin Can Cabin.

The Tin Can Cabin is composed of three shipping containers that […]