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Entries by Kirsten Dirksen from 05/2012

Watch: Airline Exec Builds Observation Tower Treehouse As Tiny Home in Redwoods

| Posted 05.03.2012 | HuffPost Home

In this video we visit Fred Reid's West Sonoma "spiritual sanctuary" where Scott Constable takes us for a tour inside the second growth redwood grove and up above in the roughly 200 square foot rustic, crafted home.

Seventies DIY Pioneer Publishes Book on Tiny Homes

| Posted 05.10.2012 | Books

Lloyd Kahn's Tiny Homes: Simple Shelter is a nod to the current "grassroots movement to scale things back," and in it he profiles about 150 builders who have created homes under 500 square feet.

WATCH: Space-Invading Apartment Boasts Walk-Through Shower and Fridge-In-Drawer

| Posted 05.16.2012 | HuffPost Home

John MacPeek has fond memories of living out of a suitcase when he first moved to Europe over two decades ago, so when he was looking to buy an apartment in Barcelona, he was ready to live in something compact where everything he owned was accounted for.

Deep Craft: Go Beyond Etsy and Make Toward Slow Design and the Good Life (VIDEO)

| Posted 05.24.2012 | HuffPost Home

Discuss "craft" with Scott Constable, whose training includes apprenticeships under master woodworkers and who specialization in traditional joinery, and you're likely to hear about such things as traditional bodgery and English guilds.

Morphing, Modular Furniture of the Future: Tetris-like Stacking + LEGOish Shelves (VIDEO)

| Posted 05.29.2012 | Style

If our future homes are urban, compact and temporary, than the furniture of the future will look something like BrickBox.