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Spiky Leather Urchin Bean Bag Has A Price As Impressive It’s Aesthetic

What you see here is a bean bag designed in, of all things, the likeness of a sea urchin, but instead dwelling at the bottom of the ocean floor and occasionally being washed up to shore only be eaten by men with the taste for exotic delicacies, it is destined for your bum. Rest assure that this ‘urchin’, aptly called Urchin Bean Bag, here is free of toxin and also, the spikes are completely soft because, bean bag. Duh. It is of leather though, which should give you the luxe feel you expect of a $19,500 chair. What?! Nearly 20 grand for an oversized urchin you can’t eat? Absolutely. Continue reading Spiky Leather Urchin Bean Bag Has A Price As Impressive It’s Aesthetic

MÜV Chair Keeps You Moving So You Won’t Be Killed By Sitting All Day Long

Sitting is awesome, but as it turns out, sitting kills more people than we care know. Sounds like a scary prospect, especially for a person like me who stay seated for hours on end. I guess sitting is an example of too much of a good thing. That said, if you jobs require to sit all-day long, then maybe it is wise to act on it before it harm your health (speaking to myself actually). With that goal in mind, you can do a few things: set a schedule to stand up and move a bit (stretch or whatnot), sit on a yoga ball, or you could just get the MÜV Chair. MÜV Chair is the brainchild of brilliant minds over at Zero5 Innovations and while it may looks rather run-of-the-mill, it is actually anything but. Continue reading MÜV Chair Keeps You Moving So You Won’t Be Killed By Sitting All Day Long

Alternative Fact Desk Has One Leg, Defies Gravity Cos’, Alternative Fact

Prior to 2017, the phase ‘alternative fact’ was non-existence, but you all know how it got popularized and obviously, we are not going to get involved in this political shenanigans going on right now. However, not everyone is going to standby and watch some folk proclaim alternative facts and not express anything. Vintage Industrial, the purveyor of retro industrial furniture, is one of those voices and being a furniture company, it chose to weigh in on “alternative fact” with its own alternative set of facts: a desk can defy gravity and stands on just one leg. Continue reading Alternative Fact Desk Has One Leg, Defies Gravity Cos’, Alternative Fact

These Furniture Are Arts Inspired By Hong Kong’s Dense Urban Landscape

Hong Kong-based Italian designer Andrea Ponti is best known for beautiful, practical designs ranging from air purifier to smartwatch to suitcases, but little known to us consumers is, he is very much a man of art and thus he does what he does. And that, my friends, bring us to an exciting news. Andrea’s studio, Ponti Design Studio, is hitting up Milan Design Week, happening from April 4-9, with a wonderful and representative art project called Shadows in the Windows. Continue reading These Furniture Are Arts Inspired By Hong Kong’s Dense Urban Landscape

How Ikea Solved The Challenge Of Assembly With A New Joint System

Swedish furniture maker Ikea made flat-pack a thing and in the process, made Swedish meatballs great again, but as any Ikea users will tell you, while the meatballs are sweet, the struggle of putting together a flatpack furniture is very real. Understanding this, the Swedish furniture titan is not going to just stand by and let it pass; instead, the company poured into research and study, and eventually in 2014, developed a new joint system that allows a furniture to be put together easily and perhaps more importantly, without tools – not even the customary hex tool. Continue reading How Ikea Solved The Challenge Of Assembly With A New Joint System

Wine Cellar/Bar Made Of 100-Year-Old Barn Wood Is A Sight To Behold

If you are very much into wine, then it is safe to assume you are a person who takes style very seriously and if so, I am confident Sommi Credenza Series Wine Cellar will be right up your alley. Coming from Portland, Oregon startup, Sommi Wine Cellars, Sommi Credenza Series Wine Cellar is a super stylish solution for storing your beloved wine collection without looking all too industrial and depending on the model, it could even serve as a place for you to hang out with your friends. Sommi Credenza Series Wine Bar is the latest product from the outfit and it all started when a client requested to turn the Credenza cellar into a wine bar. Continue reading Wine Cellar/Bar Made Of 100-Year-Old Barn Wood Is A Sight To Behold

This Heated Comforter With Table Will Have You Glued To Your Bed

What constitutes to a brilliant invention? Well, that’s debatable, but our book says that if an invention addresses two or more issues, and specifically targeted at the long, cold winter that’s too-cold-to-go-to-work, then it is a brilliant invention. Looking our own ‘requisites’, it seems that the Square Kotatsu Gino Table qualifies as a brilliant invention. From the product name, its appeal may not be immediately apparent, but allow me to explain. Square Kotatsu Gino Table is in fact a heated comforter with, wait for this… an integrated table! Continue reading This Heated Comforter With Table Will Have You Glued To Your Bed

MDK9: A $3,650 Dog House That Looks Like Human’s Modern Homes

No. That’s not a monster size dog threatening to crush a beautiful architecture. That ‘building’ there, called MDK9 Dog Haus, is actually a dog house. Yep. You heard that right. A dog house. Apparently frustrated with how ugly today’s dog houses are, L.A. custom furniture design company Rah: Design decided to take matters into their own hands and the result pretty much speaks for itself. Fashioned and built just like human’s dwelling, MDK9 Dog Haus boasts an appropriately slope roof and proper foundation that extends beyond the dog’s living quarter, creating a porch-like setup for your canine friend to chill out during unkind weather, while an integrated dual bowl out on the facade provides a semi-sheltered place for him/her to dine in. Continue reading MDK9: A $3,650 Dog House That Looks Like Human’s Modern Homes

Bean About Puts A Bean Bag On Your Back, Lets You Sit On It Anywhere

You know how is it like. You hit up a party and there’s no where to sit, and that sucks because sitting is your thing. It defines you. It makes what you are as a person. And worst, the seats aren’t as comfy as a bean bag. If that sounds familiar, then you have comfort issues. You can seek a psychology help to eliminate this ’issue’ or you could just pick up Bean About as a remedy for your comfort issues. Bean About is kind of an evolution of bean bags that eliminate the need to lug around a full-size bean bag wherever they go. Ok. Maybe nobody does that, but in any case, Bean About lets you do that as opposed to suffering from bean bag withdrawal. Continue reading Bean About Puts A Bean Bag On Your Back, Lets You Sit On It Anywhere

Dear Human’s Transforming Furniture Is Secured By Elastic Bands

A guest room complete with proper bed is a luxury tiny apartments cannot afford and hence, a sofa/bed hybrid presents itself as the ideal solution. But similarly, not everyone who lives in small apartments remain in one place; some tend to move from city to city, and often with their furniture. That said, easily movable furniture that are also versatile is essential for modern urban nomads, and this prompted Canadian design studio Dear Human to create the Sweet Seat you see here. Wait, we are not saying the seat is sweet; ‘Sweet Seat’ is actually the furniture’s name. Continue reading Dear Human’s Transforming Furniture Is Secured By Elastic Bands