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Kera’s Fortune Cookie Tiny House

I really wanted to reduce my carbon footprint, lower my bills and have a portable home. The Fortune Cookie has been a fantastic way to combine those elements.” – The Dreadnaught Darling Continue reading about the The Dreadnaught Darling. Photos by Kera and Scott Haydon.

Lina Is Building a Gypsy Wagon – First Step Arched Rafters

Today I began building my arched laminated rafters. I’m building a gypsy wagon, also known as a vardo. Over and over again I find myself drawn to little arch-topped houses, so I’ve decided to make one of my own.” – Lina Menard

Tom’s Custom Vardo

Tom in Canaan, NY owns the Etsy shop pinecountry and is selling custom build Vardo wagons to be used as campers, retreats, hideaways or a tiny house. The Vardo featured above is 8′ 6″ long, 6′ 5″ inches wide and 5′ 5″ tall… continues…” – Christina at Tiny House Blog

Hobbit Hutch – Built by James

The Hobbit Hutch-a 56 sq ft vardo/caravan/gypsy wagon with a 20 sq ft porch. Has tiny appliance… faux wood stove… a/c… bed with pull out dining table… and soon the porch will have a propane outdoor shower and cassette toilet hidden away inside a plywood box seat… all surrounded by outdoor privacy curtains.” – Tiny […]

Cozy Bed in Zyl’s Little Bird Vardo

This house is 22 feet long by 8 feet wide. It has a cedar exterior, copper roof (fabricated by Abel from sheet copper), and handmade windows all around. The stained glass windows are restored and set in frames Abel built. It has wood heat, on demand hot water & shower, and a composting type toilet.” […]

Dreadnaught Darling

Here’s a beautiful tiny house built by Abel from Zyl Vardos. Photo by Scott Haydon. “I love my tiny house.  If it was not for downsizing I would not be nearly as happy.  My business would not have had such an opportunity to grow.  I would not be in a community living situation that I […]

Katy’s Vardo

Katy Anderson and Dee Williams are launching a new tiny house business, The Portland Little House Construction Co. Both Katy and Dee have a lot of tiny house living and building experience and I suspect the homes they build will rival Tumbleweed Tiny Houses in quality but will have a style all of their own. […]