tree houses

Links We Love, 11/2/2012

November 02, 2012
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Portable tree houses, vertical farms, dried bouquets, and more in today’s Links We Love.

Cocoon Tree is a 130-pound tree house that can be assembled in less than two hours. It sleeps two adults and two children and comes complete with mattress and duvet. [Inhabitat]

Michael Greenwood, Tree House Builder

February 07, 2012
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Michael Greenwood is known for the bespoke furniture he creates in his Toronto studio, so it’s a bit odd to hear him talk about the features of his latest designs. There’s a slide that shoots its riders into a lake, a 50-foot chute that swirls from tree canopy to forest floor, and devices for climbing, jumping, and swinging for a boy with autism who loves to do nothing more. 

Prefab Mirror Cube Treehotel

November 15, 2008
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So I have been wanting to visit the Treehotel's Mirror Cube since I first saw a photo floating around the internet last year, but I've just discovered that the Treehotel has other tree house rooms—including the Bird's Nest and the UFO.