Always being on top of the wave of modern trends, interior designer duo Colin McAllister and Justin Ryan have nailed it again. This talented pair have curated a beautifully photographed collection of contemporary cabins and modern-day shelters that not only celebrate the splendor of being in a woodland retreat but also design that embraces perfection amid a natural landscape.
While the summer season may be long over, there is no harm in dreaming about a weekend getaway, and these contemporary cabin hideaways will definitely spark the interest of anyone looking to enjoy elements of nature in a more innovative setting. While traditionally people opt for cabin retreats as a way to detach from the hustle and bustle of city life, modern consumers these days are looking to stay connected even when surrounded by vast amounts of nature.
The completion of contemporary cabin retreats seen in this artfully laid out hard cover book combines the allure of secluded getaways with more modern and convenient amenities. From cabin retreats that look like million-dollar mansions to those that feature a transparent aesthetic. These stylish getaways will definitely inspire those looking to enjoy the tranquility of nature without sacrificing modern structural features.
This book explores the intricate relationship between architecture, design, and the desire for cabin lovers and cottage dreamers to escape into the wild.
About the Authors:
Scottish-born Colin and Justin have been designing homes for the last twenty-five years in the UK, France, Spain, Canada and Australia. They have been featured in countless newspapers and magazines including the Globe and Mail, The Times, The Telegraph, Grand Designs Australia, Livingetc and Dwell.
They have hosted numerous shows on BBC UK, Channel 5 UK, ITV UK, HGTV Canada and the Cottage Life network.
They appear frequently on the Canadian lifestyle show Cityline, which also airs in the U.S. on CBS’s DABL network.
The “Colin+Justin Home” home product range is available in the UK, Canada, Australia and the U.S. Colin and Justin flipped their first house thirty years ago and have flipped nearly twenty city homes since. Eight years ago, they dipped their toes into the world of country real estate by renovating a Canadian log cabin. They soon became hooked on the rural idyll, and there started a love affair with the great outdoors that, thus far, has seen them transform five down-at-heel cabins into luxurious lakeside retreats.