The Casulo Concept is an actual room in a box. The creators created a box which turns into a room with a desk, a closet and more within a matter of minutes!Read more
Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka has designed the ‘memory’ chair, a chair that can be shaped in any form you like. The designer has developed a special fabric made with recycled aluminum to create the chair.Read more
Imagine what it would be like to sit comfortably on a sofa whilst waiting for your train to come into the subway station. In Paris they could for a bit. From March 10-24 IKEA transformed a couple of subway stations in Paris to showrooms. The stations were filled with home furnishings such as couches, chairs and lamps.Read more
A slinky like seat made out of cardboard called FlexibleLove. I used to love playing with a slinky and I love chairs and now there is a company that incorporates both, FlexibleLove Furniture. According to their site FlexibleLove™ furniture incorporates an ‘accordion-like, honeycomb’ structure to create durable furniture pieces produced from widely-available recycled materials.Read more
Ever wondered who picks up furniture from the street? Furniture design company Blu Dot came up with a ‘real good’ experiment to find out. The company left 25 of its ‘Real Good’ Metal chairs around New York City last month. Hoping ofcourse that New Yorkers would pick up the chair and take it home with them.Read more
I came across this very cool use of Facebook by IKEA. So cool, yet so simple. What IKEA did was the following.
1. Open a new store (Malmo, Sweden)
2. Create a Facebook profile page for the store manager Gordon Gustavsson.
3. Upload images from the IKEA showrooms
4. Tell everybody that the first person to tag their name to a product in the pictures wins the product!
In Google’s New York office there is room for both work and play! Everybody knows that Google has fun offices, I knew, but I’ve never seen the one in New York before. Last week Business Insider visited the New York office and took some photos. The photos made me go tjongolongo! They’ve got lounge chairs, graffiti on the walls, Lego, retro game computers, the ultimate snack machine and more!Read more