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What if you spent every day looking for One Beautiful Thing?

I May Ship Myself . . .

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Michele Bertomen and David Boyle bought an empty 20-by-40-foot lot in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.  When traditional building plans proved too expensive, the couple decided to build their home from shipping containers–which cost them about $50,000, including labor.  In Brooklyn.  Let me repeat that.  They built a place to live, using recycled materials, in hipster heaven for $50K.  Unbelievable.

Author: Donna from MyOBT

I have committed to spending part of every day looking for at least one beautiful thing, and sharing what I find with you lovelies!

4 thoughts on “I May Ship Myself . . .

  1. After the Christchurch Earthquake in NZ, they are using containers for a lot of things. they can look really awesome!

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