Posts Tagged ‘tree’

Vertical Forest in Milan to be completed in 2014

Although it seems to good to be true, the world’s first vertical forest is real and is located in Milan. Bosco Verticale is Boeri Studio’s answer to the question of how to make cities greener while supporting an ever denser urban population. Most of the 100 different species of trees and shrubs are in place [...]

Secret cabin covered by logs with a great panoramic view

If you look closer it is not just a pile of logs for wood, it is a hidden cabin designed by Piet Hein Eek for Dutch performer, Hans Liberg ( the guy in the pictures ) and used a recording studio. The wood covers a plastic and steel frame, and the windows let a lot [...]

One of the most beautiful streets in the world is located in Brazil

Rua Goncalo de Carvalho is considered one of the most beautiful streets in the world. It is situated in Porto Alegre, the capital city of the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul. Each side of the street is lined with trees, some reaching the 7th floors of the adjacent buildings. The street is basically [...]

Coffee table made from a log slice

Most of people around here own some furniture and tables made from wood. Tree decor is everywhere these days so I found a nice weekend project to build a small coffee table from a log slice. Wouldn’t be amazing to see the bark and count the rings to find the age of the tree? The [...]

Tree decoration for house facade

A very unusual and clever idea to use a tree near your house as decoration .