f you're willing to shell out $2,990 to achieve personal space, Swiss design company Micasa Labs has you covered. Its sleek Cocoon 1 is a transparent capsule 6 feet in diameter that can be customized with pillow modules, cooking modules, and more. With an optional net, it can hang from a tree, perfect for getting "in touch with nature, while remaining removed from it," says Darren Quick at Gizmag.
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