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The Pink, Swedish Fire Truck in Vestby

This used to be the personell car for the chief of the fire department in Göteborg, Sweden, but we have honored our favourite B&Bs, the English, and the Scotish…The van sleeps 3 but is most comfortable for two; we have made a nice double bed and a little sofa.” – Airbnb.com See more of The Pink, […]

Markus Shares His Tiny House Building Process

Take careful note of the building technique he uses for the walls and roof. You won’t see that much in the USA but Markus reports it works great for cold climates. The house is 17 sqm and the lofts are 10,5sqm so its a pretty big tinyhouse on wheels. Ceiling hight is almost 4m inside. […]

Cordwood Writer’s Cabin in Sweden

Olle Hagman built his Writer’s cabin in Sweden in order to have a natural haven from the hustle and bustle of his job as a professor of sociology at Gotenburg University.” – Cordwood Construction Read and see more of this Cordwood Writer’s Cabin in Sweden…

Sweden’s Most Primitive Hotel

At STF Kolarbyn neither electricity nor running water disturb your wilderness experience. Here you can happily fall asleep in front of the crackling fireplace and awake to beautiful bird song.” – STF Kolarbyn/Eco-lodge Learn more about Sweden’s most primitive hotel

A Whimsical Tiny Apartment by Torsten Ottesjö

Located in Gothenburg, Sweden, this tiny apartment has been given a face lift designer, Torsten Ottesjö. The apartment, which is just 183 square feet, has been transformed into a whimsical, multi-levelled space.Ottesjö enlisted Lars Isestig to help him produce a design that would allow them to capitalize on every inch of available space. Together they […]

The Box by Ralph Erskine

“The Box” is a tiny house in the woods hand-built by architect Ralph Erskine. He would later go on to design influential buildings in Sweden, England and Canada. In 1941 though, he was a young unknown English architect who had traveled to Sweden to work with architects he admired. The finished house had roughly 20 m2(215 […]

Ermitage Cabin by Septembre Architecture

This tiny wooden cabin in Sweden contains a sauna and a bedroom with large picture windows that frame views of the surrounding forest. The cabin was designed by Paris studio SEPTEMBRE for a couple who spend their summers on the remote island of Trossö, off the west coast of Sweden.” See more of the Ermitage Cabin by Septembre […]

Hamra – A Barn Inspired Home

Hamra is a vacation home on the island of Gotland in Sweden. The owners had initially wanted to convert a barn into a summer house. When no suitable barn could be found, architects Dinell Johansson instead designed them a barn-like home. …Continues

Sweden’s Smallest Apartment

Incredible interior tiny house design. Love all the wood work. The exterior is a bit on the simple side but I like it. “Have you ever seen something so compact, adorable, and smartly designed? Built as affordable housing for students in Lund, Sweden, this tiny cottage, which is under 12 square meters, rents for about […]

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