Tronk Design’s clever space saving furniture. The Franklin shelf lets you maximize your walls by occupying the inside or outside of corners. It measures 23.75″x 20″x 20″ and is made of maple, cherry or walnut. Price too high? DIY.
Inspired by the futuristic designs of 2001: A Space Odyssey,Yard Sale Project’s modern curio cabinet transforms from a monolith into a series of 12, 16 or 20 cubbyholes when opened, and can also spin so it can be used in a corner.
Loll Designs’ Racer Rocker is a flat-pack outdoor rocking chair. It’s made of 100% recycled HDPE plastic, and each one is the equivalent of 288 milk jugs. It also has a storage trunk at the back. Available in seven colors.
Wayne Yeager’s LeanChair attempts to find a nice compromise between sitting and standing at work. It lets you recline and reduce the load on your feet and legs. Use it with a standing desk or on its own with its swing arm desk.
Made by Lithuanian shop Life is Short, the Rocking Couch is a flat pack cardboard couch. It weighs just ~20lb but can hold up to ~330lb. You can assemble it in just two minutes without tools or glue. Lasts up to two years.
Our Paper Life’s Room in a Box consists of water-resistant and 100% recyclable cardboard furniture. You’ll get a chair, a desk, a trash bin and 12 drawers that can be arranged into a bed and a shelf, plus a wheeled storage box.
Sculptor Josep Cerdá collaborated with furniture makers Ici et Là to create this collection which features embossed maps of mythical cities. The tops are made from cement, resin and natural pigments, set into a steel or iron base.
For PC gamers who prefer to play on their TVs. It has two large and soft armrests and a wooden desk with holes and compartments for cables. There’s even a variant with a 4-port USB 3.0 hub and a 15ft USB 3.0 extension cable.
Woodworker Andrew Klein believes he’s come up with a quick way to make a drawer or box out of a single sheet of wood using a few asymmetrical cuts, and has designed a custom saw blade for his technique.
Well Made’s Rackless is a keyrack and floating shelf. It uses powerful magnets to both hold keyrings and keep itself on its mounting rack, without damaging electronic devices. Available in 8″, 10″ or 12″ lengths.
Handcrafted wooden ping pong tables. The limited edition Model 1 has a leather and canvas net and is divided into four customizable panels. The Model 2 is a Baltic Birch and oak table with a plank for a net. Balls and paddles are included.
The Skurniture is a 7-ply maple skateboard deck with steel legs attached via Philips headbolts and lock nuts for trucks. The deck comes in natural or black while the legs come in red, white or black. You can also get just the legs.
Woodworker Izzy Swan of Think Woodworks created this ingenious portable dining set which folds up into a 20″ x 20″ x 30″ block for transport, but pops open to provide a dining table and chairs for four. Buy the plans here.
One of Muji’s most popular products is coming to the US. Unlike most bean bags, the Body Fit Cushion is versatile because it has both soft and firm sides. It measures about 22″x 22″x 15″ and will be available in beige or brown.
Josh Carmody’s clever stool does have legs. It’s just that there’s only three of them. The diagonal cross brace and the stool’s proportions make it seem like it has four legs when viewed from certain angles. Contact Josh to order.
An affordable and portable laptop desk. Made of recycled material, this corrugated cardboard desk weighs just 12oz. but can withstand 25lb. loads. It’s wide enough to fit 18″ laptops and is good for a year of normal use.
Etsy shop Plane Pieces makes lamps, sculptures, tables and other furniture and accessories out of pistons, propellers and other parts from World War II-era aircraft. Items are limited and can be customized with different colors.
These extravagant bean bags (a phrase we never thought we’d utter) are made from soft, natural sheepskin, adding a casual but luxurious feel to any space, dressing up casual spaces, and making fancy spaces comfy. Choose from 3′ or 6′ sizes.
A large table with a top made of recycled skateboard decks. Dutch company Focused breaks down worn out or defective decks into sticks then glues them together by hand to create one large work surface. Available in two sizes.
Like Karton, Cardboard Furniture and Projects makes flat-pack, modular furniture made of cardboard. They’re water-resistant, lightweight and 100% recyclable. The shop can also customize your order with prints and different cardboards.
A simple, portable accessory that lets you use your laptop while standing. It consists of three interlocking pieces made of bamboo or birch. It weighs about 2lb. but can withstand over 900lb. loads. Available in 9″, 12″ and 14″ sizes.
A table with a 2.1 stereo system built in. It has two 4″ speakers, an 8″ woofer, an amplifier, 2 RCA inputs, separate controls for volume, woofer level and subsonic filter, hidden storage and power strip, and optional storage bins.
Dvelas’ Génois are bean bags made from used sail cloth. It’s stitched in such a way that the back tenses when you sit on it, creating support. Dvelas offer more colorful ones as well as pool chair versions on its website.
Zanocchi & Starke’s Wall Ride is a wall-mounted shelf with a built-in skateboard rack. It lets you store a skateboard while displaying the graphics underneath the deck. Like all good things, the rack also doubles as a bottle opener.