The Unusual Albero 1950s Bookcase for the 21st Century

The Unusual Albero 1950s Bookcase for the 21st Century
The unusual Albero Bookcase is redesigned by Poltrona Frau, the Italian furniture maker for the 21st century. This bookcase was originally designed by Gianfranco Frattini, a furniture design master and architect in 1950. It is a freestanding bookcase with rectangular cubbies attached to its center pole. Albero bookcase holds 8 to 12 adjustable cube shelves. It is an extendable bookcase which can...

Aston Martin unveils furniture collection at Milan Design Week 2014

Aston Martin unveils furniture collection at Milan Design Week 2014
Number of major brands from around the world showcased their latest innovations at the Milan Design Week which concluded last week in Milan. Aston Martin, Luxury British sports car manufacturer also unveiled a furniture collection at the event displaying the elegance and essence of the brand. Dubbed ‘Interiors by Aston Martin’, the furniture collection is produced by Italian furniture...

Snuggle up in the Fatboy Buggle-up, a comfy beanbag chair

Snuggle up in the Fatboy Buggle-up, a comfy beanbag chair
Check out this comfy Fatboy chair named “Buggle-up.” Just by looking at this Buggle-up beanbag you could figure out that it is comfortable and can be kept in any corner of your house. It is available in 14 different colors, you can pick any one according to your preference. This beanbag is perfect to snuggle up in while watching TV, at pool side, or when you just want to lay down and rest....

Complete high-tech kitchen hidden inside a luxury table [Video]

Kitchen is definitely the heart of every house, and innovative new kitchen designs can make dream kitchens a reality for our homes. Extending on this notion, Italian company Brummel Cucine has created a nifty luxury table which transforms into a high-tech kitchen. Dubbed the Isle, the luxury table features a mechanism that allows the table to slide into two parts from the center, and enables the...

MIT’s Transform table lays foundation for innovative shape-shifting furniture

MIT’s Transform table lays foundation for innovative shape-shifting furniture
Shape-shifting furniture is surely the future – but it’s not just furniture that changes shape on touch of a button, but furniture that transforms detecting your motion and mood. Latter made real by MIT Media Lab’s Tangible Media Group in form of The Transform. Designed by Professor Hiroshi Ishii and his team including Daniel Leithinger, Sean Follmer, Philipp Schoessler and Amit Zoran...

Light Rest Chair by Jordi Mila is made completely in carbon fiber

Light Rest Chair by Jordi Mila is made completely in carbon fiber
Gone are the days when carbon fiber was utilized just in the automotive industry for enhancing efficiency and durability of vehicles. Nowadays, designers from across the world are making use of this tough and lightweight construction material to create a wide range of furniture; since, carbon fiber furniture is stylish, trendy and elegant. If you love furniture made from carbon fiber, then this...

Zaha Hadid designs Manta Ray chair for two

Zaha Hadid designs Manta Ray chair for two
Celebrated architect and designer Zaha Hadid has recently designed Manta Ray Chair, a double-cast aluminum armchair which is sculptured to seat two people simultaneously. Designed in collaboration with Sawaya & Moroni, this seating structure comprises of two seats and is inspired by manta ray fish. Created in a continuous and folding pattern, the chair features a curvy design, and has a...

Lucio solar-powered table also uses natural light to power your gadgets

Lucio solar-powered table also uses natural light to power your gadgets
Solar-powered tables to charge gadgets are found in plenty out there, but there is still scope for a table that does more than storing sunlight to charge our electronic device. Enter Lucio, a table with embedded solar panels that uses both sunlight and natural light inside the house to power your smartphones and tablets. Developed by Italian creative house, Studio Natural, the ingenious table...

55-gallon steel drums repurposed into amazing furniture collection

55-gallon steel drums repurposed into amazing furniture collection
As more and more people become environmentally conscious, demand for sustainable and recycled furniture is increasing, therefore many established and novice companies alike are creating furniture which clearly depicts green characteristics. Here is a collection of green furniture crafted from recycled 55-gallon steel drums by Drum Works Furniture. Not only does this furniture collection...

Exotic 9Eleven sofa made from genuine Porsche 911 parts

Exotic 9Eleven sofa made from genuine Porsche 911 parts
Brush  aside your dream of owning a Porsche 911, it’s freakin’ expensive, instead take home the 9Eleven sofa – a two-seater sofa made from genuine Porsche 911 parts by celebrated designers Luc Siodmok and Andre Sapierzynski of Polish design firm Luc & Andre. Part of the Porsche 911-inspired 9Eleven furniture collection unveiled at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland, the 9Eleven...