17 Jun '15, 3pm

Gorgeous forest home in Sweden makes living deliberately stylish

Thoreau went to the woods to live deliberately, but future inhabitants of Villa Altona will live in the woods with deliberate style. Stockholm studio The Common Office has designed a cliffside villa in Törnskogen, Sweden that smoothly blends the natural world with modern comfort and design. The designers envisioned Villa Altona as a Lego-like structure composed of interconnected blocks. Because the home is built into a steep rocky cliff with large boulders dotting the site, the block concept enabled the designers to adapt to the difficult terrain.

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