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The results of the 2016 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition – featuring creative and whimsical playhouses sure to make any child happy

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Here are the finalists in the 2016 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition! We reviewed 415 entries to come up with these amazing playhouse designs.

Did your playhouse design make the cut?

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I took it as a challenge to design and build the awards that will be presented to the finalists of this years Playhouse Design Competition. I am happy to say that the final product turned out better than I expected.

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A look at the designer of one of the winning 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition: Tyler Murph – designer of the Reading Room Playhouse.

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A look at the designer of one of the winning 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition: Susann Stein – designer of ‘Fun Guard Beach House’. Take a look at her winning design, concept sketches, and the construction photos for this truly amazing playhouse.

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A look at the designer of one of the winning 2015 Life of an Architect Playhouse Design Competition: Andres Moreno – designer of ‘Ellie the Elephant’. Take a look at his winning design, concept sketches, and the construction photos for his truly amazing playhouse.

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Every year I design a playhouse for charity – and every year I publish the construction drawings for that playhouse. Take a look at what construction drawings look like for a small structure – you might be surprised to see much detail and information go into these drawings.

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