Easy Closets

Easy Closets

A closet door with hooks that fold out when open. That’s the general and brilliant idea behind the Easy closet. Storage space is sometimes a premium so any innovate way to get more of what you already have can be god send. There are enough hooks on the door to hang everything from bags to coats.

0 Designer: Arnaud Lapierre

Egg Chair Celebrates The 50th Anniversary

Egg Chair Celebrates The 50th Anniversary

Egg: the name conjures up images of birth and nature. A nature observed through the eyes of a designer, Nanna Ditzel, who was particularly gifted in interpreting its inspirational values.

Egg is now 50 years old and its reassuring and soft swing still charms those who look for relaxation and cocooning, pleasures to savour during a brief pause or a long break.

0 Designer: Nanna Ditzel [ Manufacturer: Bonacina Pierantonio ]

Dimensional Shelves

Dimensional Shelves

D-mension is a steel shelf that mixes cool 60′s mod with modern design. They can be installed in a staggered formation for a stunning effect or symmetrically for a more formal environment. They’re incredibly thin defying the amount of weight they can carry, adding to the curious allure as passer-byes look.

0 Designer: Nicola Zanetti

A Bookshelf As Easy As Legos

A Bookshelf As Easy As Legos

Flat-pack furniture is becoming more and more popular with younger people since it’s easy to ship and build. The Knockdown Bookcase uses no screws, glue, wrenches, or instruction manuals. Each identical wood board is modular and slips into a supporting wall behind it. Design your bookshelf however you want. I mean just look at the girl in the picture. You know she did that all by herself. Look how happy she is. Cheeky.

0 Designer: Sung Won Park

Tavi The Magazine Table Rack

Tavi The Magazine Table Rack

Doesn’t that sound like the name of some fairy tale reject? I digress, the Tavi Table combines the functional attributes of a coffee table and magazine rack. The table is supported by standard legs on one side, and modeled velum on the other. The velum leg is where you stow away your magazines which can be sorted thru from the transparent glass top.

0 Designer: Adele Rotella

Meeraboo Sits On Q-Tip Legs

Meeraboo Sits On Q-Tip Legs

The ‘Meeraboo-2007 ST-1’ side table, with its built in light source and storage compartment, explores the notion of integrated systems where its components having contradicting qualities. There is a dichotomy between the curvilinear lower portion of the table (Q-Tips), and the hard edge linear shape of the tabletop.

0 Designer: Victor Vetterlein

Domus Magazine - No Cutting & No Glue!

Domus Magazine – No Cutting & No Glue!

This coffee table is composed of six copies of Domus magazine intricately woven together in a way that creates a stable and strong 3-D structure. There is no cutting or glue so it can be taken apart at any time. In order to transform the magical sculpture into a functional object, a glass top and metal base were added. Talk about inspiring and good looking.

0 Designer: Vered Zaykovsky

Where's the extra seating when we need it?

Where’s the extra seating when we need it?

Some of us like to entertain but it’s not feasible to have 12 chairs laying around all the time. So designer Stefano Bigi designed a collection of furniture that cleverly hid extra seating inside its body. The fruition of which he calls the Globos Collection.

0 Designer: Stefano Bigi

Emergency Stool

Emergency Stool

Designed to transcend function and question furniture as object, art, or image. The Emergency Stool is a laser cut panel of Baltic Birch plywood where each part is connected to each other creating a panel that can be displayed an image on the wall prepared to be but into action for an emergency by simply breaking the panel into it’s individual parts.

0 Designer: d e Sellers

TV Packaging Stand

TV Packaging Stand

Television packaging that becomes a playful TV stand once you get home. Made from expanded polypropylene which can be moulded in virtually any color and with any surface texture.

The cavities for the packaged TV become the shelves of the stand. DVD players and other electrical equipment can be placed on the shelves, with their plugs and cables fed through holes at the back.

0 Designer: Tom Ballhatchet

Louis XXI Table Makes A Social Statement

Louis XXI Table Makes A Social Statement

The Louis XXI coffee table follows the classic design lines prevalent during the time of Louis XVI but injects a bit of social rhetoric by inset, criss crossing grooves. A metaphor for the reconstruction of France after the fall of the treasonist King.

0 Designer: Francesco Cappuccio

A Bed That Grows With You

A Bed That Grows With You

Furniture fairs are a great place to check out new designs in home furnishings. They often push the boundaries of design making us rethink what is normal. Enter the winner of Stockholm’s Furniture Fair 2007 presented by Elle Interior.

0 Designer: Joel Hesselgren

The Magic Collection by Front Design Studio

The Magic Collection by Front Design Studio

Front’s new collection is magical. They have created design with impossible characteristics that seem to defy the laws of nature. Front collaborated with magicians and learned their secrets. In the Magic collection, design pieces are made to make other objects disappear, a lamp that levitates, a chair balances on one leg and a chest of drawers separates and floats away.

0 Designer: Front Design Studio