10 homes from Dezeen's Pinterest boards that use hammocks, net and swings as furniture

10 homes from Dezeen's Pinterest boards that use hammocks, nets and swings as furniture

This week's roundup from Pinterest focuses on playful ways to relax at home, featuring a Mexican guesthouse with hammocks instead of beds and a Taiwan home with a swing in the family kitchen

SkinnyScar, Netherlands, by Gwendolyn Huisman and Marijn Boterman

When designing this Rotterdam house for themselves, Gwendolyn Huisman and Marijn Boterman suspended a large indoor hammock between the living area and rear window, allowing generous views of the garden and sky.

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House in Ofuna, Japan, by Level Architects

Metal hooks allow residents to attach swings and hammocks to the L-shaped balcony that cuts through the middle of this Japanese house by Level Architects.

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13-square-metre, Poland, by Szymon Hanczar

Polish designer Szymon Hanczar squeezed an indoor hammock into his minimally furnished micro apartment in Wroclaw, which measures just 13 square metres.

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Silver Wood House, Portugal, by Ernesto Pereira

A threadbare hammock hangs between the decking and kitchen entrance at this coastal home by Ernesto Pereira, which features cut-away sections in its facade to create shaded nooks for lounging.

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Tepoztlan Lounge, Mexico, by Cadaval & Sola-Morales

Sliding walls open this concrete guesthouse to the elements and allow easy access to an egg-shaped pool. Instead of beds, Cadaval & Sola-Morales suspended hammocks across the living area.

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Kyodo House, Japan, by Sandwich

A child's swing hangs from a narrow ceiling void in this Japanese house by Sandwich, which also features a double-height bookcase and a first-floor terrace.

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Ccasa Hostel, Vietnam, by TAK Architects

Giant communal hammocks serve as a lounging area inside this hostel in Nha Trang by TAK Architects, which also features bunk beds created from brightly painted shipping containers.

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Paco, Japan, by Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architecture Office

A hammock and not much else features inside this stark house contained inside a three metre cube. Japanese architects Jo Nagasaka and Schemata Architecture Office designed the structure as a concept for future living.

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T Residence, Japan, by Process5 Design

Osaka studio Process5 Design designed this residence in western Japan as a "playground for adults". Residents can enjoy countryside views as they bathe or have breakfast on a large square swing.

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The Family Playground, Taiwan, by Hao Design

To allow children space to play while the parents cook dinner, Taiwanese studio HAO Design installed a swing and slide in the kitchen of this family home.

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