A $500 Home in Hawaii

A $500 Home in Hawaii

Grace Shu
Jul 27, 2009

Talk about shoestring budget! Chelsea Kohl, a 22-year-old native of Hawaii, built her home on her father's property for literally...$500. Featured in Dwell magazine a few months ago, this home could pass as a mixed media art installation of found objects: old wine bottles embedded in the wall, windsurf boards as part of the roof, even the flatbed part of a truck for a sleeping loft. Check out some of photos of this home after the jump...

(Images: Dwell magazine)

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