Architecture, Cabins, Travel


Studio Sher Maker’s Wooden Mountain Cabin immerses travelers in Thailand’s “middle of nowhere atmosphere.” The off-grid retreat settles into the lush landscape of Chiang Mai with a simple form and slender profile. On three sides, the steel frame structure is clad in locally sourced timber with a charred finish. The […]

Architecture, Cabins


Nestled in the grassland of Twizel, New Zealand, the Skylark Cabin is a modest retreat design to take advantage of the area’s dramatic landscapes. The home is comprised of two volumes, each clad in blackened Siberian larch with contrasting orange framing. Internally, walls and ceilings are lined with warm wood […]

Architecture, Cabins, Outdoors


Portable and prefab, Bivvi Cabins are made for today’s nomads. The compact A-frame is mounted on a trailer, giving the tiny home mobility while minimizing disruption to its chosen terrain. A standard shelter comes with tongue-and-groove cedar siding, a metal roof, and an 80-square-foot interior lined in either pine or […]

Architecture, Cabins, Lifestyle


Based in France, Lumicene turned plenty of heads with their prefab cabin a couple of years ago. And now their back with a standalone sauna that’s equally compelling. The sauna takes cues from Lumipod’s cabin with panoramic curved glass and blends well with natural surroundings. The inside of the sauna is made […]

Architecture, Cabins, Lodging, Travel


The A-frame rose to fame in the mid-century thanks to its simple, geometric form. Designer and 3D artist Amin Moazzen amps up the basic silhouette with the Cabin of Hope. The waterfront retreat imagines three A-frames connected by three tiers of wooden planes. Their triangular form is accentuated with LED […]

Architecture, Cabins, Lodging, Travel


Tucked into a rugged mountainside in Cuba, Veliz Arquitecto images the Mountain Cabins. The charming eco retreats are intended for climbers and nature enthusiasts to stay during short trips to the area. Situated on the rocky forest floor, each wooden cocoon is mounted on a concrete platform, organically merging with […]

Architecture, Cabins, Lifestyle, Travel

Diamanten Cabin

“The Diamond” set in the mountains above Oppdal in central Norway is an exercise in the juxtapositioning of modern minimalist form with ancient Norwegian wooden buildings. The design challenges traditional ideas of how architecture in the mountains should be. A38 arkitekter designed this little gem of an annex for Norwegian […]