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Lately we’ve been noticing these unusual but eye-catching exteriors around the web — homes that are eschewing the standard whites and neutrals that are often chosen for the outside of a home and instead are boldly going black, or near-black. Check out some of these wonderful structures that have succeeded in making a statement with their exteriors:

Stunning Dark Exteriors via Abbey Carpet of SF
This storage container home accents it’s crisp charcoal exterior with natural wood. We love the clean lines and the open upper floor.

Stunning Dark Exteriors via Abbey Carpet of SF
This cabin keeps the dark exterior from feeling oppressive with it’s gorgeous glassy design and we love the fun circular window along the side of the upper floor. This angular cabin really stands out in its lush location.

Stunning Dark Exteriors via Abbey Carpet of SF
Minimalist but cozy, this simple black standalone guest house stands out in stark contrast to it’s surroundings.

Stunning Dark Exteriors via Abbey Carpet of SF
What an unexpected twist on the traditional farmhouse! The clean white trim adds an extra punch to this Icelandic home.

Stunning Dark Exteriors via Abbey Carpet of SF
Another modern cabin with a dark but warm wood color. We love how the light catches the lighter wood in the ceiling and the porch and brightens the place up from within!

Stunning Dark Exteriors via Abbey Carpet of SF
Big, bold, and beautiful, this tall, angular multi-story home looks inviting with it’s enormous windows and outdoor areas!

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We’ve been dreaming of cute cabin getaways — some cozy little nook in nature to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. How nice does that sound? Here are some crafty little cabins we’d love to spend time in:

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
This funky little DIY cabin is full of wonderful handmade touches!

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
How would you like to watch the sunrise on the porch of this beautiful glassy a-frame?

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
We love the modern look of this stilted Washington cabin!

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
We wouldn’t mind waking up to the ocean breeze in this wonderful little beach cabana.

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
How about taking this tiny micro cabin traveling?

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
Or lounging in front of this funky Finnish cabin?

7 Crafty Cabins via Abbey Carpet of SF
We’ve saved our favorite for last: check out this dreamy handcrafted cabin, complete with a gorgeous wall of windows and tell us you’re not in love!