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  • The source of Abel’s mad skills and inspiration
  • Including the kitchen sink...and some funk
  • Assembling the parts and the team creates dreams
  • We talk bout numbers: how many do you build, how much do they cost
  • “I’ve never been afraid to build my own elements of a house” 
  • A cottage, sailboat, fortune cookie walk into a bar...
  • We get technical: Homes that last 80 years
  • What it costs to get one
  • What people do with these works of art
  • We encounter technical difficulties
  • What’s next for Abel...


Abel’s stunning work at: http://www.zylvardos.com


His Facebook page: Facebook.com/zylvardos


Here’s  a video tour of one of his iconic designs Little Bird: https://youtu.be/M9QM4HneQIQ


Some of his best work (at least we think so):

Zyl Vardos Tiny House

(Above & Below) A custom fortune cookie design.

Beautiful door and a terrace!

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(Above) The Ark. An amazing work.Image title

(Above) Inside the Little Bird Portland.

Bianca Caravan

(Above) The Bianca Caravan.

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(Above) The Pinafore. One of Abel’s faves. And ours’. (Below) His attention to detail includes this fantastic joinery.


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