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Lego-style apartment transforms into infinite spaces

When Christian Schallert isn’t cooking, dressing, sleeping or eating, his 24 square meter (258 square feet) apartment is an empty cube. To use a piece of furniture, he has to build it. To sleep, he rolls his bed out from under the balcony, his stairs become become bedside tables & he can even swing his […]

Simple life Manhattan: a 90-square-foot microstudio

By choosing a studio that measures just 12 feet by 7 feet, Felice Cohen can afford to live in Manhattan’s Upper West Side where apartments rent for an average of $3,600 per month. She pays just over $700 for her 90-square-foot microstudio. Granted, she had a bit of a panic attack the first night when […]

The Tiny Transforming Apartment That Packs Eight Rooms into 350 Square Feet

When you’re looking for an apartment in New York, don’t be surprised if you end up with a living space that’s much smaller than what you’re used to. It seems to be the norm over there, unless you’re of the wealthy & famous kind of course. But small living spaces doesn’t necessarily mean things have to be […]

Samuel Eto’o Rents a Predictably Awesome Penthouse In Moscow

Samuel Eto’o is the highest-paid soccer player in the world, as Russian soccer club FC Anzhi Makhachkala pays him an estimated 20.5 million Euros ($28.8 million). On top of that, Anzhi spends $80,000 each month to house the Cameroonian striker in a swanky apartment in Moscow. Cameroonian footballer Samuel Eto’o interview with the French press, […]

Chocolate Room Made Entirely Out of Chocolate

A shopping mall in Kaliningrad, Russia celebrated its fifth anniversary by having a room built out of chocolate. They hired Lithuanian ad agency Ad Hunters, who commissioned artist & sculptor Elena Climent to carve the chocolate room. Elena used 420 kilos of milk, white & dark chocolate to decorate the room & make furniture like […]

Jay’s Tiny House Tour

Jay Shafer of the Tumbleweed Tiny House Company gives us a tour of his 89-square-foot home on wheels parked in Sebastapol, California. He sells plans for the Epu model for $859. Ready made: $45,997 Build it yourself: $19,950

A Tiny Apartment Transforms into 24 Rooms

In Hong Kong, because of the space, apartments are small & expensive. Gary Chang, an architect, decided to design a 344 square feet apartment to be able to alter into 24 different designs, all by just sliding panels & walls. He calls this the “Domestic Transformer.” Behind movable walls, this tiny apartment holds surprises. Accordion-like […]