The Tind house is a new prefab house by Swedish Claesson Koivisto Rune Architects. Manufactured by Fiskarhedenvillan and provided to clients as a complete building kit. The prefeb/kit house market is traditionally conservative and generally prefers.
Set high on a hill among the Douglas fir trees of British Columbia's Gulf Islands, the Valdes Island Shack is an off-grid labor of love. Built by Burnkit designer/founder Josh Dunford, this simple getaway was conceived as a tilted box
upknorth: reconstructed mountain chalet built on the ruins of a stone alpine farm in the South Tyrol mountains. Complete with hanging fireplace and irreplaceable alpine views. via up knörth. Photo by Christian Shaulina
Near the Norwegian village of Geilo, a popular skiing destination, Oslo-based firm Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter have designed Split View Mountain Lodge, an extremely beautiful family home for their holiday. The architects tell us:
A Modern Winter Shelter by Architecture Armin Mešic, principal of Architecture, designed this modern wooden shelter to serve as a ski hut or a weekend retreat. With a floor area of 258 square feet it is to be built on Bjelašnica, a mo