Tag Archives: cabins

  • Slow Cabins: A Secluded Cabin in a Secret Location

    Slow Cabins: A Secluded Cabin in a Secret Location

    All of us think about moving to a cabin in the woods. But few of us have the commitment or the wherewithal to actually do it. Slow Cabins offers a weekend alternative, and the rental is structured so you won’t even know where you’re going until you’re practically on your way there. Slow Cabins are minimal, secluded […]

  • ‘Tipping’ Cabin Concept by Christophe Benichou (Pics)

    ‘Tipping’ Cabin Concept by Christophe Benichou (Pics)

    Tipping may not be a city in China, but it is a striking and bold concept for an outdoor cabin recently whipped up by artist and designer Christophe Benichou. True to its name, this cabin appears to tip over the edge of a cliff—or at least it would if it ever got actually built in […]

  • Micro Cabin From Larocque Elder Architects

    Micro Cabin From Larocque Elder Architects

    More and more these days I find myself dreaming about an off-the-grid existence, away from the everyday hustle and alone with my own thoughts (and perhaps an Amazon Prime account to keep me from going insane). Given that, it’s hard not to be intrigued by the Micro Cabin from Larocque Elder Architects. The Micro Cabin […]

  • Hemmelig Rom: A Secret Library Nestled in New York State Woods

    Hemmelig Rom: A Secret Library Nestled in New York State Woods

    Imagine, if you will, that you’re lost in the woods of New York State, seeking shelter and maybe, possibly, a place to charge up your phone so you can call for help. Now imagine again that instead of an out-of-the-way gas station you find a black cottage loaded with books and a quiet space to […]

  • Starlight Room Italian Mountaintop Cabin (Photos)

    Starlight Room Italian Mountaintop Cabin (Photos)

    Q: When is a room not a room? A: When it’s a cabin! Take the Starlight Room, a single cabin/room nestled in the Dolomites mountain range in Italy, currently available for vacation reservations. The Starlight Room is constructed from local materials with an eye towards showcasing the region’s natural beauty, as well as its natural […]

  • Escape Vista Traveling Vacation Cabin

    Escape Vista Traveling Vacation Cabin

    You’re either the type of person who sees the appeal in the Hopperesque scene pictured above or you think it looks like a lonely, claustrophobic nightmare.  If you’re in the former group, the Escape Vista mobile vacation cabin is right up your alley. The Escape Vista cabin packs a bed, refrigerator/freezer combo, sink, shower, toilet, […]

  • ‘Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere’

    ‘Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere’

    Sometimes a phrase comes along that’s just so delightful that you have to share it, regardless of context. That’s kind of how I feel about Cabin Porn, a new book based on the blog of the same name by Zach Klein. Regardless of what images might be swimming around in your brain when you hear […]

  • Maine Couple Builds Floating Cabin (Photos)

    Maine Couple Builds Floating Cabin (Photos)

      We’ve written about various architectural triumphs over the element of water over the years. The latest is more homemade than some luxury hotel – this is a cabin floating in the middle of a Maine lake made by Foy and Louisa Brown. Foy Brown, who in his day job works at the family boat-building […]