"QUANTUM SHOT" #209
Furniture does not have to be boring
"Voluptuous, alluring shapes", "burst of creativity", "slightly dangerous stance" - are we talking about furniture here? The wooden boxes that support our bums? That, and much more. Witness some attractive examples, courtesy of this Japanese site:
for more of "car parts" furniture, click here
Watch that lamp! It's getting away!
Even a used musical instrument can become a solid decoration feature:
(image credit: Exler)
It all starts with a door handle:
and the entry wool rug:
(image credit: happy ant)
Well, maybe in the 20s they had kitchens like these:
(image credit: vintagephoto)
Compare it with the modern Italian design -
"Zaha Hadid's Futuristic Z. Island Kitchen" from the Milan Furniture Fair:
(image credit: Gizmag)
or this spiced-up kitchen / cooking island:
(read more here)
(image credit: BornRich)
The compact CIRCULAR kitchen contains everything you need, and then conveniently "rolls up" into a tube:
(image credit: ImpactLab)
Times change, including the kitchen sink:
More after the jump...
Your "inner biker" would thank you:
For the latest in hi-tech shower designs see this page.
For example, Trendir's color-therapy shower:
Sure, it looks very soothing and neat, but I don't mind a normal functional shower room, as long as it not like this one:
(image credit: Worth1000)
Continuing our tour...
Passing the kid's room:
(Furniture with "holes" - Sahura Adahi's "Cave" creation)
(image credit: Sakura Adahi, via inventorspot)
Created by Tetrad Mega Shelving - just like in Tetris game, it can have very many combinations.
Another shelving idea:
(image credit: Kibardin Design)
Passing your office, where you're daily killing yourself at work.
Here is furniture that's ready for your... demise:
This shelving unit is easily convertible into a coffin.
(a slightly morbid piece from furniture designer William Warren)
...making sure hamsters are comfortable:
The Ultimate TV Bed
We arrive at the centerpiece of our "show-home" today. The sweet dream of every hot-blooded Oprah fan out there (including the guys from "Ocean's 13"). Here is how this couch / TV combo works:
and if the bed feels too lonely, here is the ultimate pillow:
(sweet dreams included)
(image credit: club.sohu)
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