Joy tiny house opens up for family vacations and entertaining guests

Commissioned to design a vacation home for a family of four that could occasionally be used for hosting parties, New Zealand’s Build Tiny has created an open and airy tiny house that’s also well-suited to entertaining guests.Continue ReadingCategory: T… Continue reading Joy tiny house opens up for family vacations and entertaining guests

Timber tiny house takes family living off-the-grid

Madeiguincho’s Gonçalo Madeira Marrote comes from a family of carpenters and also worked as a carpenter himself, so it makes sense that his tiny house output is defined by its use of timber. This is once again the case with the off-grid Baleia, which f… Continue reading Timber tiny house takes family living off-the-grid

Small but perfectly formed: RIBA’s Stephen Lawrence shortlist revealed

Following the unveiling of the Stirling Prize finalists, the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has now announced the 2022 Stephen Lawrence Prize shortlist. Consisting of seven small-scale UK projects built to a relatively modest budget, high… Continue reading Small but perfectly formed: RIBA’s Stephen Lawrence shortlist revealed

Extra-wide tiny house pushes the boundaries for comfort and style

Stepping outside the norm of 8.5-ft (2.6-m)-wide tiny home construction, Colorado’s MitchCraft has created a stunning extra-wide micro home on wheels that could even convert the tiny lifestyle skeptic. Dubbed Kay’s Tiny Home, this new take on a tiny ho… Continue reading Extra-wide tiny house pushes the boundaries for comfort and style

The UK’s best new homes: Sustainable, smart, and superbly designed

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has revealed its selection for the best new houses in the United Kingdom. The 2022 House of the Year longlist shines a light on a wide range of impressive homes, including a sustainable Passivhaus-rated … Continue reading The UK’s best new homes: Sustainable, smart, and superbly designed

Timbercraft Tiny Homes’ slimmed-down Teton sleeps four in rustic style

Alabama’s Timbercraft Tiny Homes has previously impressed us with its massive towable models, like the Denali XL, which combine cottage-like styling and spacious interiors. Its latest tiny house, the Teton, has a similar overall design, but comes with … Continue reading Timbercraft Tiny Homes’ slimmed-down Teton sleeps four in rustic style

Trahan Tiny House pulls double duty as yoga studio

Built for a client who teaches online yoga classes, the Trahan Tiny House from Fritz Tiny Homes squeezes an impressive number of features into its 32-ft (9.7-m)-long frame. The towable dwelling includes a comfortable living area, a small home office, s… Continue reading Trahan Tiny House pulls double duty as yoga studio

Airbnb launches competition to fund the world’s wildest house designs

Airbnb isn’t exactly lacking in unusual vacation home designs – such as the Air bee and bee, for example. However, the online property rental marketplace could soon host a lot more as it has now launched a new competition soliciting the most oddball id… Continue reading Airbnb launches competition to fund the world’s wildest house designs

Tiny house getaway puts the focus on the great outdoors

Sigurd Larsen recently completed a tiny house-style vacation cabin for hospitality startup Raus. The compact towable dwelling is expertly designed to offer guests a strong connection to the surrounding landscape and is defined by its generous glazing, … Continue reading Tiny house getaway puts the focus on the great outdoors

Piccola Casa puts a contemporary spin on tiny living

While French firm Baluchon’s previous tiny house recalled the small living movement’s roots with a traditional tiny home, its latest model goes in the opposite direction and embraces a more contemporary look. The towable dwelling features a modern, lig… Continue reading Piccola Casa puts a contemporary spin on tiny living