Category Archives: Cabins

Baguette boxes

  We have a post box here at the chalet rather than the traditional English letterbox in the front door. Our postbox is attached to the outside fence of the garden and when the postman comes reversing down the lane … Continue reading

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Weatherproofing

  we have an old garage at the end of our drive, we’ve always used it to store ‘stuff’ but over the years its become leakier and leakier and we’ve had to throw some of the ‘stuff’ away as it … Continue reading

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Cabin Envy garden studio

Fancy this at the bottom of your garden? this is a writers studio at the bottom of his London garden but don’t you just love it. At night the interior light glows through the cedar wood slates that make up … Continue reading

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Cabin Envy sauna

Look at this cabin masquerading as a sauna, it’s part of a boutique hotel in the Alto Adige in Northern Italy that has everything you could want for a spa break if you had limitless cash to spend. The entire … Continue reading

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Cabin envy in inhospitable landscape

These cabins have been chosen for their position and as you can see they start with just a friendly boulder alongside and get gradually more and more inhospitable. These are shelters for intrepid explorers on treks through Norway and Croatia … Continue reading

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Cabin Envy Penguins

While here in the UK we currently have Storm Eleanor blowing across the country and I keep checking outside to see if anything has blown away I also take comfort in looking at these pictures.  Both are shelters, the first … Continue reading

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Cabin Envy bothy

  This is Sweeney’s Bothy which can be found on the Hebridean island of Eigg, apparently Britain’s most eco-friendly island, well so says The Guardian. The bothy comes with fair trade bedding and towels; a wool duvet and mattress topper; organic … Continue reading

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