This Is How The 1% Does Tiny Houses

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When we think of tiny homes, it may conjure up images of quaint cottages with the bare necessities, or even miniature abodes designed for a good cause — not the pricey residences that dot the Hamptons. Where would a miniature house even fit among the palatial pads and swimming pools? Perhaps in someone's sprawling, manicured backyard?

Enter, Cocoon9. The design team, based in New York and Shanghai, and co-founded by Edwin Mahoney and Christopher Burch, has devised a miniature home created to provide "a contemporary approach to sustainable luxury." They're currently offering three different versions of the diminutive dwellings. Click through to see what they're all about.