Gallery: PREFAB FRIDAY: EcoShack’s Breezy Summer Shelter

Nomad Yurt by Ecoshack

This week’s prefab breaks out of the hard-lined modern box with a beautiful soft-shelled structure that finds elegance in its simplicity. That’s right – it’s a Nomad Yurt! SoCal based Ecoshack has updated the ancient shelter with a modern construction that is light, flexible, and composed entirely of eco-friendly materials. The airy shelter is perfect for a summer’s eve spent stargazing, an impromptu backyard gathering, or anyplace that a peaceful private space is desired.

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  1. Drop March 31, 2009 at 4:47 am

    I propose that the original technology to produce safe gers of steel. Engineer Designer. Patent of Russia.

  2. sandmansd July 28, 2008 at 11:19 am

    this looks quite a bit more permanent than a tent. i imagine this thing could withstand a lot more wind than most tents that you can actually stand in.

  3. changeyourself July 26, 2008 at 12:44 pm


  4. naomi July 26, 2008 at 12:19 am

    Love this site. But, (always ‘but’) wouldn’t a really nice tent work as well?

  5. BlueBerry July 25, 2008 at 3:46 pm

    This would look great in my yard.

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