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Our latest Pinterest board is crammed full of ideas for compact living

Micro apartments feature on Dezeen's Pinterest board

Micro apartments are being touted as the solution for cities facing an affordable housing crisis, so we've squeezed some examples onto our Pinterest board dedicated to tiny homes. Explore a Wroclaw flat occupying just 13 square metres, a dwelling in Madrid with rooms connected by ladders, and many more.

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Buildings in bloom feature on Dezeen's updated plants Pinterest board

Buildings in bloom feature on Dezeen's plants Pinterest board

Jean Nouvel has completed a tower with foliage bursting out of perforated walls and wide balconies, so we've added this and more verdant architecture to our Pinterest board dedicated to plants. It also includes Vo Trong Nghia's hotel with hanging gardens on its facades and a foliage-strewn house near Brussels by French botanical artist Patrick Blanc.

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Holiday homes from all over the world feature on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

New Dezeen Pinterest board – holiday homes

Imagine staying in a concrete summer house that sits among dunes on the Argentinian coastline, or a pair of rural Icelandic cottages with burnt timber cladding. These beautiful holiday homes from Dezeen's archive proved popular on Instagram, so we've created an entire Pinterest board full of remote retreats.

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Every Serpentine Gallery Pavilion features on Dezeen's updated Pinterest board

Every Serpentine Gallery Pavilion features on Dezeen's updated Pinterest board

Bjarke Ingels unveiled his design for this year's Serpentine Gallery Pavilion this week, so we've updated our Pinterest board to include images of each project since the commission began in 2000. Browse SelgasCano's colourful plastic structure, Sou Fujimoto's cloud-shaped grid, SANAA's reflective aluminium canopy and many more.

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Pay respects to the best memorials on Dezeen with our new Pinterest board

New Dezeen Pinterest board featuring memorials

A towering steel Holocaust memorial in Italy was popular this week, so we've revisited the best commemorative architecture published on Dezeen. Visit our latest Pinterest board to explore more examples, including a concentration camp house shrouded in glass, a fan-shaped stone structure in Japan and a tribute to suspected witches burnt at the stake in 17th-century Norway.

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London's best house extensions feature on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

London residential extensions feature on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

Residential extensions in London have been popular with our readers recently, following this year's Don't Move Improve! awards. Visit our new Pinterest board for a selection of the best, including a sunken glass box, a yellow-framed"shopfront" and a black timber structure featuring a walkway for cats.

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Concert halls take centre stage on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

Dezeen Pinterest board full of concert halls

A concert hall in Poland featuring concrete and crushed brickwork impressed readers this week, so we've visited the Dezeen archives to create a Pinterest board full of awe-inspiring performance venues. Others include a spiky building shortlisted for last year's Mies van der Rohe Award and Herzog & de Meuron's part-completed Hamburg Elbphilharmonie.

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Extreme staircases feature on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

New Dezeen Pinterest board full of extreme staircases

Readers were up in arms this week about a folded steel staircase, which they claimed were missing a crucial handrail. Our latest Pinterest board is dedicated to similarly extreme staircase design, from cantilevered wooden treads "as thin as plates" to a conceptual flight of steps attached midway up a skyscraper.

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See innovative Dutch architecture on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

See innovative Dutch architecture on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

Rotterdam is "the city of the future" say architects, who claim that experimental construction is transforming the Netherlands' second city into a world-class destination. So we've created a new Pinterest board celebrating innovative Dutch architecture, including OMA's vertical city complex and MVRDV's colossal market hall.

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Reflect on some of the best examples of mirrored architecture with Dezeen's latest Pinterest board

Mirrored buildings cast illusions on Dezeen's new Pinterest board

Mirrored facades can help buildings camouflage into their surroundings or create optical illusions. We've created a new Pinterest board full of reflective architecture, including a desert cabin that appears to be invisible and a Japanese cafe that mirrors a bank of cherry blossoms. 

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