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Elementa's UN Divided furniture adapts to changing office spaces. Oslo design studio StokkeAustad has created a modular furniture system for Norwegian brand Elementa that can be easily expanded for changing workspaces.
The minimal UN Divided furniture rests on a trestle base made from tubular steel, which can be adapted to support any size or shape tabletop. By changing angles, or combining several trestles, the furniture can be transformed into storage and shelving of various heights. Designed for workers that often move offices or companies in the midst of expanding, the framework can also be folded up and stacked for storage when not in use. "Workers of today do not need loads of closed storage or complicated cable management," said StokkeAustad's Jonas Stokke. "Simple, functional and adaptable solutions with clean surfaces are the way forward, we feel. " UN Divided trestles can be bought individually, or as desk, table or shelf sets.
Ink desk by jasper morrison for molteni&c. May 08, 2016 the necessisity for concentration forms molteni&c ink desk by jasper morrison the necessisity for concentration forms molteni&c ink desk by jasper morrisonimage courtesy of molteni&c ‘the formal appearance of an object should not just be the result of hours spent analyzing the problem or producing a large number of drawings. in many cases it is the visual consequence of an idea, of a process, of a function or simply of an intuition,’ explains jasper morrison. with these opinions, morrison designed ‘ink’ for molteni&c – a desk where the form is a consequence of the purpose. the designer believes a desk should be more of a place than an object, where ideas take shape and are turned into writings or projects with concentration as the main requisite. the ‘ink’ desk by jasper morrison image courtesy of molteni&c the piece folds out to create a work spaceimage courtesy of molteni&c.
From Roosevelt to Resolute, The Secrets of All 6 Oval Office Desks. The Resolute Desk is the greatest of the presidential desks.
(Photo: Pete Souza/Public Domain) Come this time next year there will be a new president in the White House. Whoever that person ends up being, they will immediately have to make some big, impactful decisions. Choice number one: What desk to use in the Oval Office? There have only ever been six desks to pass through this room, each chosen by the president who must use it for business that could change the world. 6. The Kin Collection: Cabinets for Compact Quarters: Remodelista. Mathias Hahn calls his Kin collection, “a family of cabinets.”
And like most clans, his comes in a range of kindred shapes and sizes. Or, as he puts it, “Each has its own character and yet harmonizes perfectly with its siblings.” Hahn trained in industrial design in his native Germany before studying under Ron Arad at London’s Royal College of Art. He received the 2010 German Design Award as Newcomer/Finalist and has his own London studio with a client roster that includes Ligne Roset, Kvadrat, and Another Country. His new cupboards were designed for Zeitraum of Germany and unveiled at the recent Cologne Furniture Fair. Above: The Kin Tiny in solid oak. In the US, the Kin collection is available from Suite NY starting at $2,680; inquire for more details.
Above: A two-drawer version of the Kin Tiny makes an ideal bedside table. Focal Locus workstation splits the difference between sitting and standing. With digital technology making its presence felt in an increasing number of fields, more and more people are finding that their formerly somewhat-active jobs now entail their sitting at a computer all day.
Unfortunately, as most of us are by now aware, sitting for long periods of time has been shown to significantly raise a person’s chances of dying from cardiovascular, metabolic, or other types of disease. While stand-up work stations have been offered as an alternative, standing for too long can also take a toll on our well-being. Focal Upright Furniture has attempted to reached a best-of-both-worlds middle ground, however, with its new Locus work station. The Locus consists of two parts, the desk and the seat. CrossOver motorized standing desk gives old workstations a powerlift. What goes up must come down, and standing desks operating at the mercy of indecisive office workers are no different.
There's plenty of mechanically adjustable desks designed to lighten the load for tired typists, and now office furniture specialist NextDesk wants to give your standard cubicle the same versatility. The CrossOver can be plonked down on any old desk and transformed into a raised workstation with a push of a button. From the $25 Oristand right up to the $350 Variedesk, those looking to alter their working stances throughout the day have lots of ways to do so without breaking the bank. But the CrossOver borrows something we've generally seen only up the swanky end of standing desk-town: motorized parts that take care of the heavy lifting. Available in bamboo, rubberwood or a recycled wood composite, it hides a 24-volt motor inside that allows it to switch between heights ranging from 0.5 and 20.75 in (1.27 and 52.7 cm) with the push of a button, rising 1.5 in per second.
Henrybuilt Opens a Studio in Mill Valley, CA: Remodelista. Older Henrybuilt Opens a Studio in Mill Valley, CA by Julie Carlson Issue 41 · California Creatives · October 15, 2015 Newer Issue 41 · California Creatives · October 15, 2015 We recently toured the new, light-flooded Henrybuilt studio in Mill Valley, California, located in a former auto repair shop not far from Remodelista's West Coast headquarters.
Above: The 4,000-square-foot space, a former garage, has whitewashed walls. PKMN installs rotating wall unit in spanish apartment. Oct 04, 2015 PKMN installs rotating wall unit as part of little big houses initiative PKMN installs rotating wall unit as part of little big houses initiativephotography by javier de paz garcía pequeñas grandes casas — or ‘little big houses’ — is an ongoing initiative by PKMN architectures that seeks to maximize the living dimensions of small residential properties. casa MJE is one such project, where the architects have installed a rotating central unit, whose position delineates the home’s internal layout. designed for maria jose and enrique, a couple who live in mexico, but travel a lot in europe, the apartment serves as home for both the couple, and when necessary, their extended family. the dynamic wall allows the home to be readily transformed, capable of adding either one or two bedrooms in less than a minute. watch the video below to find out more.
10 Easy Pieces: Modular Kitchen Workstations: Remodelista. Older 10 Easy Pieces: Modular Kitchen Workstations by Alexa Hotz Issue 39 · The Deconstructed Kitchen · September 30, 2015 Newer Issue 39 · The Deconstructed Kitchen · September 30, 2015 When it comes to rental appliances, we're partial to the European style of installing your own kitchen gear—investing in a good oven and refrigerator and taking it with you from one rental to the next.
Ethnicraft: Furniture for Life from Lekker Home: Remodelista. Magnetika Bathroom range makes interior design a snap. Drilling multiple holes to hang cabinets, shelves, and the like can be a real hassle – doubly so if you decide the mirror looks better on the other wall after all. Italy's Ronda Design has developed a range of magnetic interior design accessories that can be moved around as you wish, by simply snapping them into place. We're taking a look at the Magnetika Bathroom range here, but the same firm has also released magnetic interior accessories for the lounge, office, kitchen, and elsewhere in the home. They all work in the same way and require that before you get started, you affix a metal panel onto the area of your wall that you wish to hang stuff on. Once the metal panel is in place, you can then attach and move around magnetic accessories like mirrors, towel rails, and toilet roll dispensers with ease.
Coolmaterial. Outfitting your home or apartment with the furniture, artwork, and knickknacks from the same big box stores that everyone else shops at is a recipe for a clone of a home. Your pad will look just like countless other pads. Your couch will be the same as a friend’s; your coffee table will be the same one your coworker, sister, and cousin considered; and your little accents will seem all too familiar to your guests. Steal This Look: A Stainless Kitchen Made from Ikea Components: Remodelista. Older Steal This Look: A Stainless Kitchen Made from Ikea Components by Izabella Simmons Issue 17 · The Organized Kitchen · April 28, 2015 Newer Issue 17 · The Organized Kitchen · April 28, 2015.
MisterBrightLight makes work more fun and healthy! BEKANT Desk sit/stand - black-brown/white. 10 Easy Pieces: Chimineas. Older 10 Easy Pieces: Chimineas by Cheryl Locke Issue 41 · Orange is the New Black · October 14, 2014 Newer Issue 41 · Orange is the New Black · October 14, 2014 The chiminea, a freestanding ceramic fireplace invented in Mexico for baking bread, is our inspiration this week as we search for ways to stay warm outdoors. We've rounded up 10 of our favorite wood-burning fireplaces with chimneys and fire boxes (made from materials that range from traditional terra cotta to Corten steel).
Fixtures and Fittings from a Minimalist Japanese Architect: Remodelista. Older. Vier lock takes a square approach to bicycle security. There's little doubt that bicycle thieves are deterred more by U-locks than by cable locks. The form factor of U-locks, however, can make them awkward to transport. That's why California cyclists Allen and Paige Young have created the Vier lock. Archive The Toilet That Will Change the World! Cardboard Standing Desk is both green and affordable. The Cardboard Standing Desk offers an affordable way of sitting less while working Image Gallery (8 images) Design Sleuth: D-Line Hardware from Denmark. Older. Hex key be gone! Flatpack furniture assembles using magnets. The MAG furniture line (Photo: Benjamin Vermeulen) Image Gallery (14 images)
Active chair. According to medical surveys 80% of people complain about continuous or returning pains in the back or waist. The 'Sink-Urinal' Saves Water, Encourages Men To Wash Hands : All Tech Considered. Hide captionThe design, called Stand, is already in use in several European countries. The Kitchen Island Reimagined. Older The Kitchen Island Reimagined by Sarah Lonsdale Issue 79 · Made in America · July 5, 2013. Nautical Hardware: 7 Cleats for Home Use. Older. 10 Favorites: Creative Beds for Children. Older. 10 Easy Pieces: Classic Doorbell Buttons. 10 Easy Pieces: Bunk Beds for Kids' Rooms. 12 Amazing Things Made With Cardboard Tubes. 10 Easy Pieces: Eco-Friendly Paints: Remodelista. 10 Easy Pieces: Table and Desk Fans.
Slot Sofa makes a lot from a little space. 5 Favorites: Closet Storage Systems. 10 Unexpected Places to Store Books. Up on the Roof: A Red Tile Birdhouse Gardenista. Designer Visit: Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory Bedroom Roundup. Flatmate desk fits into the smallest of living spaces. UrbanDesk offers a solution to cramped student accommodation woes. 15 Modern Fruit Bowls. 10 Weird But Totally Cool Bunk Beds.
Earthquake-resistant bed can withstand 65 tons of falling debris. Life in a Big Box - By Matthew Niederhauser. 10 Awesomely Clever Pet Friendly Furniture Items.