• Evening Breeze Canopi Puts A Cooling Roof Over Your Bed

    Evening Breeze Canopi Puts A Cooling Roof Over Your Bed

    Summer is around the corner. And sleeping while sweating profusely is in again. But not for you, cause you’ve got air-conditioning installed in your bedroom. Problem is, cooling the entire room adds serious piles of cash you can’t afford to your electric bill. What to do? Outfit your current bed with the Evening Breeze Canopi, an air-conditioning system that restricts the temperature change to within your sleeping area. That way, you use the minimum amount of energy, all while providing [...]

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  • Convertible Coffee Table Turns Into Work Desk

    Convertible Coffee Table Turns Into Work Desk

    Don’t have space for a home office? Not a problem with the Convertible Coffee Table, which extends into a functional work desk so you can turn the living room into a makeshift office without having to hunch your back. Designed for folks who get an inkling to work a computer while watching Oprah, the coffee table’s surface can be lifted to standard desk height. While it looks a little uncomfortable from the picture (I blame the angle), the sales page [...]

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  • Grand Central Coffee Table Unfolds Like A Pop-Up Map

    Grand Central Coffee Table Unfolds Like A Pop-Up Map

    Folding coffee tables are nothing new. In fact, you’ve probably seen your share of them. But still every time we see a new one, its like awesomeness all over again. The Grand Central functions in a similar way, offering a full-fledged coffee table that folds up into a bundle you can stow inside a closet for easy storage. The brainchild of designers Sanna Lindström and Sigrid Strömgren, the tabletop features a folding structure based on a pop-up map of New [...]

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  • Paperweight Desk Is Made From Sturdy Cardboard, Assembles In Minutes

    Paperweight Desk Is Made From Sturdy Cardboard, Assembles In Minutes

    Setting up a fly-by-night office is hard. Getting all those desks and stuff set up can actually take long hours, even days. Smart scoundrels who demand efficiency can definitely do better with the Paperweight Desk, a lightweight cardboard table that can be carried by hand and assembled in minutes. No longer will you need to abandon perfectly good furniture when you need to run in a jiffy. Just take the desks apart (three minutes average), carry them to the back, [...]

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  • Coney Island Line Of Furniture Uses Wood From Demolished Boardwalk

    Coney Island Line Of Furniture Uses Wood From Demolished Boardwalk

    Coney Island may no longer be the center of amusement attractions it once was. Regardless, it holds a special place in many of New Yorker’s hearts (including myself) and furniture company Uhuru is paying tribute by unveiling their Coney Island Line, a series of limited edition pieces inspired by the historic Brooklyn spot. More than adopting the former resort as basis for the design of the pieces, the company decided to use actual Ipe wood that’s been reclaimed from the [...]

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  • Eat Now, Poker Later: The Convertible Dining And Game Table

    Eat Now, Poker Later: The Convertible Dining And Game Table

    Dining table come mealtime, poker table when the boys come over. While that slab of wood on your kitchen probably does the same, it doesn’t exactly do it with the same flair as the Convertible Dining And Game Table, a luxury-drenched dual-function furniture that flips from an enamel top to a felt-covered playing area. It starts out life as a modern fixture for your dining room, complete with mood-lighting for those extra special dinners. Once the family have finished their [...]

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  • Champ Sofa Transforms From Couch To Punching Bag

    Champ Sofa Transforms From Couch To Punching Bag

    Remember that awesome Table Tennis Door? The man responsible for it, German designer Tobias Fraenzel, is back to his old, clever ways with a new out-of-the-mold creation. Called the Champ Sofa, it’s a comfy couch with a backrest that swivels into a punching bag for releasing all your pent-up aggression on. Every time I watch the UFC on pay-per-view with my buddies, someone (usually a friend of a friend) eventually gets up and begins making fighting motions. I blame the [...]

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  • Newton Bookshelf Clamps Your Books, Hangs Them Up In The Air

    Newton Bookshelf Clamps Your Books, Hangs Them Up In The Air

    Functional furniture is awesome, but less-functional ones do carry their own appeal. Such is the case with the Newton Bookshelf, a hanging shelf that’s one part quirky and one part weird. Yep, it’s downright strange, any way you look at it. Designed to hang on a pair of hooks nailed to a wall, the unusual fixture isn’t a shelf as much as it is a decorative piece. To put it mildly, it makes taking and returning books from a shelf [...]

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  • This Ottoman Turns Into A Bed

    This Ottoman Turns Into A Bed

    Need a place to sleep? Here, take the foot stool. What do you mean you can’t catch a wink on a foot stool? You can most definitely hibernate till the summer on the Converting Bed Ottoman Frame, a clever living room furniture that can plays foot rest by day and comfy bed at night. Able to go from ottoman to bed in a jiffy, it gets you an instant bunk that guests can use to spend the night. Of course, [...]

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  • Stylish d. Selection Bookshelves And Sideboards Are Made Of Cardboard

    Stylish d. Selection Bookshelves And Sideboards Are Made Of Cardboard

    Tired of the same lame bookshelves lining your study’s walls? Put a little eco-friendly class to your room with the d. Selection Cardboard Furniture from Richard Dienes, which currently includes very stylish modern bookshelves and sideboards, clad in striking colors. Personally, we couldn’t care less what it’s made of. It can be horrifically made from animal bones and it will still look amazing, as it houses my collection of history books and law journals. Okay, I’m just kidding. About the [...]

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  • KegStool Makes A Comfy Bar Stool Out Of Empty Beer Kegs

    KegStool Makes A Comfy Bar Stool Out Of Empty Beer Kegs

    When we finish a keg after having a house party, we return them to the folks who sell us the beer. Now, we just might have a good reason to actually steal it: the Keg Stool. Yes, it’s a functional bar stool made out of empty kegs and a few choice parts. You can buy it as a whole piece or just buy the kit, which supplies you with all the necessary hardware (except the actual keg) to build your [...]

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  • Eastpak x Q&M Club Sofa 01 Cleans Up Living Room Clutter With Pockets

    Eastpak x Q&M Club Sofa 01 Cleans Up Living Room Clutter With Pockets

    Why buy magazine racks, remote docks and other storage solutions for the living room when you can use the couch to hold them all in? That’s exactly what backpack moguls Eastpak and designers Quinze & Milan appear to be saying with their new couch, which comes with loads and loads of zippered pockets to hold every knick-knack imaginable. Reading materials? Put it in the sofa. AV equipment? Throw it in there too. Chargers? Children’s toys? Pet droppings? Yep, there’s ample [...]

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  • If You Can’t Stand Tall, Then Sit Tall With The Brobdingnagian Chair

    If You Can’t Stand Tall, Then Sit Tall With The Brobdingnagian Chair

    Who’s the real master of your domain? Doesn’t matter what your wife thinks when you’re the one sitting on the Brobdingnagian Sports Chair, a ridiculously huge folding chair fit for a king. Tired of tall people always blocking your sight while sitting in the bleachers? Not anymore. With this chair in tow, you’re guaranteed to be the biggest douche guy in the stadium and you don’t even have to look like Kanye West to do it. Sexay. The Brobdingnagian Sports [...]

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  • Piano Dining Table Can Entertain While You Eat

    Piano Dining Table Can Entertain While You Eat

    Do you like to be entertained while you eat?  Put a piano in the dining room and pay a local musician to provide the melodies.  What, you don’t have the space to fit a piano with the dining table already in the way?  Not a problem with the Piano Dining Table, a concept furniture/musical instrument that combines both. Created by Georg Bohle, it’s actually just an electronic keyboard that you can access from the side of a dining table.  Pretty [...]

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  • Stack Chair Designates A Reading Area In Your House

    Stack Chair Designates A Reading Area In Your House

    Sick of your husband turning the bathroom into his own private library?  Put an end to it with the Stack Chair Wall Sticker, a decal that turns an erstwhile useless wall into your home’s designated reading corner. Created by Florian Kremb for his AMPLIFIER studio, it puts an image of the rear part of a 78 x 36 cm chair on your wall.  Yep, just the rear – the backrest and the back legs.  Paired with a stack of magazines, [...]

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  • Portable All In One Chair Is A Tote Bag, Magazine Pouch And A Beer Cooler

    Portable All In One Chair Is A Tote Bag, Magazine Pouch And A Beer Cooler

    Can’t find a quiet spot in the house to sit back, read a magazine and drink a couple beers?  Hit the local park with the All-In-1 Chair and find some peace.  The multi-function seating equipment integrates a folding chair with cup holders, a wheeled tote bag, a cooler, a side pocket for magazines and a storage compartment in a single stash.  Yep, all that. A versatile gear for folks who like spending lazy afternoons being.. uhm… lazy, it’s got everything [...]

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  • Fatboy Metahlowski, A Beanbag Chair For Grownups

    Fatboy Metahlowski, A Beanbag Chair For Grownups

    Like most of us, you probably left the beanbags in the dorm room when you finished college, resolved never to let them into your adult life ever again.  That won’t be the case if the Fatboy Metahlowski, a line of bean bags that marries sophistication with comfort, can help it. While classier than your usual Fatboy fare, the Jukka Setala-designed chair is as lazy as the same beanbags that you rolled around in during college.  The only difference is, it [...]

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  • Baby Bunk Lets You Keep Your Newborn Within Arm’s Reach When You Sleep

    Baby Bunk Lets You Keep Your Newborn Within Arm’s Reach When You Sleep

    When your newborn cries in the middle of the night, you wake up.  It’s non-negotiable.  However, finding the legs to get up and the head to make your way to the little tyke’s crib can be a little tough. The Baby Bunk, an infant sleeping area that can be attached to your bed, should help ease the difficulty, allowing you to tend to the baby while staying comfortable in your own bed. Suitable for newborns up to six months, the [...]

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  • You Buy It, You Break It – The Less Lamp

    You Buy It, You Break It – The Less Lamp

    You’ve already got a couch that you can smash into shape.  Now, complement it with a giant egg that you can crack into a personalized design with the Less Lamp, a customizable, highly-original, ceiling-hung lighting fixture. Created by artist Jordi Canudas, the pendant light source starts life as a stark-black hanging egg.  Once you’ve got it hanging from your ceiling, you can then grab a hold of the included pick axe and begin poking at the shell.  Punch holes into [...]

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