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14 Incredible Cabins That Will Make You Long For The Simple Life

Inspiration for your quiet place. Via Cabin Porn.

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1. Cabin Porn is a Tumblr that collects inspirational pictures of quiet retreats around the world.

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2. Set up by entrepreneur Zach Klein, co-founder of Vimeo, the site has been posting wilderness-boner inducing photos like these since 2009.

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3. Now there is a Cabin Porn book, featuring favourites from the blog alongside unseen retreats, to keep on your reclaimed wood coffee table.

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4. Klein told BuzzFeed: "My friends and I started camping in some woods in Upstate NY and we got it in our heads that we wanted to build our own cabins."

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5. "We started pooling inspiration using a Tumblr. I eventually named it Cabin Porn and it went viral."

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6. "People are too busy. Seeing cabins situated in quiet little spots probably reminds us of our busyness, and renews our resolve to spend more time outside."

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7. "I don't think the cabins pictured on Cabin Porn are practical shelters for most people, but most are practical and affordable getaways."

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8. "That said, I hope these cabins also inspire other ideas. I hope our fans realise that they, too, can play a creative role in the making of their home."

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9. "Whether it's a remote structure or city apartment, a dream house doesn't have to be big."

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10. "A cabin just needs to be human-sized and able to change with us."

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11. "That's what makes cabin great – they're inexpensive and easy to modify."

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12. "I'm particularly fond of these folks who took the plunge and built a simple shelter together in six days."

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13. Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere is out now.

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