Softwalks Aims to Build Community Around Scaffolding

Softwalks Aims to Build Community Around Scaffolding

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Tara Bellucci
Jan 7, 2013
Softwalks makes seats, tables, lighting, and planters that attach to sidewalk scaffolding, beautifying the area and creating a place for people to stop and hang out without clogging foot traffic. Their temporary spaces have only been up for a day at a time, but their Kickstarter campaign aims to fund a more prolonged set up in various locations around the city. In other news, check out a bus-turned-mobile home for sale, and these roof tiles give birds a place to nest, too. See the headlines after the jump.Kickstarting: A Bid To Turn NYC's Sidewalk Scaffolds Into Social Spaces | Co.Design • Roof Tile That Doubles As Birdhouse, Like Killing Two Birds With One Stone? | Architizer • Tiny Homes: School Bus Houses Bring Living Small To A Whole New Level | Huff Post Home (Image: via Co.Design)
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