Despite improving housing markets, the tiny living trend has shown no signs of slowing this year, barreling its way into the hearts, backyards, and storage units of frugal homeowners, crafty engineers, and high-profile architects alike. But far from becoming passé micro homes are steamrolling into even greater popularity by using every gimmick under the sun—floating barge? yup. shipping container? duh.—and every strategy in the tiny home playbook. Below, this year's most intriguing micro homes in order from strangest (read: zero square feet) to the most, you know, inhabitable. Do have a look.