There's something inherently retrofuturistic about prefab houses, the kind that arrive ready-made, or only require some assembly. But their clean lines and beautiful curves look more striking and beautiful than a lot of buildings of today. Here are the most lovely prefab homes that were ever not built.

Easy Dome houses, designed by Kar Thomsen and Ole Vanggaard. The first was built in 1992 on the Faroe Islands, and now these domes are available in various sizes.

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via Easy Domes Ltd)

The prefabricated LoftCube, designed by Aisslinger + Bracht in 2003, available for $60,000

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future


Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via LoftCube, Aisslinger and Architizer)

The weekend home of Abbie and Bill Burton, designed by Marmol Radziner, built in Northern California

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via dwell)

The Amalia house, covered with artificial grass, designed by GRID Architekten, Styria, Austria, 2007

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via ArchDaily)

The Perrinepod, a concept house in Henderson, Washington, 2007

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via Perrine)

The 465 sq ft (42 sqm) 2 PLUS Classic, a prefab dwelling designed by the Czech Marek Štěpán, manufactured by Freedomky

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via Small House Bliss)

Crossbox House, designed by CG Architectes, Pont-Péan, France, 2009

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

The 2-story home was made of two black and two green shipping containers.

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via Small House Bliss)

The Villa, designed by Daniel Libeskind in 2009, available for about $3.3 million

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

The Libeskind Villa is formed of three floors, at basement, ground and first floor levels. Developed according to the customer's preferences including materials and fittings, the Villa is fully customisable around the basic 515 sq m shell of wood with zinc cladding. Complete with jacuzzi and sauna, TV screens behind bathroom mirrors, a fireplace room, aluminium framed balcony, underfloor heating and optional extras of a swimming pool or garage, the four bed, four bath Villa is designed for the discerning occupant.

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via World Architecture News and Daniel Libeskind)

Standard hOuse, by KWK Promes Konieczny Architects, Pszczyna, Poland

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via trendir)

BF House, by OAB + ADI in Borriol, Spain, 2011

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via ArchDaily)

G House, by Lode Architecture, Normandy, France, 2011, made from crosswise laminated timber panels

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

(via ArchDaily)

The Stack, a 7-story residential building with 28 units by GLUCK+ in New York City, 2013

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Prefab Homes Take Us Back to Yesterday's Suburban Future

Timelapse of construction:

(via GLUCK+)