Get back in touch with your little self with these tiny houses around the world. The heartwarming Corsican stone masonry of this little house set in a multi-level garden of fruit trees hides a mini updated loft bedroom that may feel a little like the inside of the treehouse you longed for as a kid. Pictured above Little Stone House Calenzana, Corsica, France.
All you need is a cabin on a beach. This cabin in Comporta is the incarnation of your Friday afternoon desk-driven daydreams. Lovingly put together and right on the sand, it’s the ultimate barefoot weekend.
Wooden Cabin Comporta, Portugal
Are you in or are you out? Who cares? This fabulously modern pre-fab cabin of Oregon pine and glass set on the edge of what was once a 19th-century hunting domain in the Netherlands wants you to confuse it all, experience it all, and enjoy it all.
Skyview Cabin Lettele, Netherlands
Lost in space. This small-scale studio in the Isle of Skye is perfect for those times you need to be somewhere perfectly remote with the one person in life that you can happily travel with. Fitted with carefully-considered creature comforts and a front door that leads directly into the infinite landscape, it is nurturing both indoors and out.
Island Studio Isle of Skye, Scotland
It’s hip to be square. Architect Peter Grundmann has been making quite a buzz with his low-impact, highly desirable compositions of wood and glass, case in point this little beauty whose large windows appear like photographs of beautiful days from both sides of the panes.
Salix Cabin Rutenberg, Germany
Apples, the real ones. This cozy cottage sits within a 32-acre working farm with a year-round harvest of seasonal crops. Furnished with a lovely personal touch and a tangible sense of hospitality, there is a wonderful community feel in this land of fruit trees, animals, and happy people.
The Apple Farm Philo, California
Kind of blue. Very much so, in fact. We love the watery wash of blue on this little bungalow in Topanga. Restored with an array of salvaged materials and detailed with cool vintage finds and whimsical windows of all shapes and sizes, it exudes the irrepressible and lovable imagination of the owner Bill Buerge.
Blue Bungalow Topanga, California
Pure and simple. This house of simple lines and shades of white absorbs and reflects the fragrant, arid nature of Rhodes. Intended as a “livable design object”, it is as functional as it is sublime, spilling seamlessly into the outdoors.
Rhodes Monocabin Rhodes, Greece
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