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architecture goes back to its roots
‘Baubotanik’ is a botanical architecture office in Germany that creates buildings and objects such as pavilions or animal watching platforms. Baubotanik’s unusual approach is that they organically grow buildings by mending artificial components e.g. steel with living plants or trees.
Why it matters
This living architecture shows just how respectful we can be to the environment when building new structures. Will we see these techniques being used for larger projects, will the first living flagship store be just around the corner?
Tesco is launching a service which allows its customers to pick up a free item from a 'Buy One Get One Free' promotion. Shoppers are issued with a voucher at the till, to be redeemed at a later date whenever they need their free item.
Livello 16 is a multi-store inspired by the Arts & Crafts movement. But it’s also a shop, a workshop place and a stage for young Italian artists who want to express themselves through unique and craft design products.