Modern furniture designers tend to create vivid, multifunctional, and space-saving furniture pieces which can also be easily transformed into something else. For example, a bed that can be turned into a sofa, a chair, or a pouf depending on your needs.
We are a generation that loves to maximize both time and space, so why not get a desk which may be used not only for working, but for sleeping as well? In this post, I have put together 20 of the most interesting and exceptional furniture designs, most of which can be used indoors as well as outdoors. May they help you get some creative ideas for your home.
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Rock on / Rock off: Exquisite Mood Rocking Bed by Joe Manus. A cool furniture piece that is great for sleeping and relaxing – indoors or outdoors. Made of eco-friendly materials, this unique bed is available in 4 sizes. It also comes with special bundles with rubber clamps for times when you just want to keep the bed from swinging.
Recycled Silk Chair, Ottoman & Stool by Meb Rure. Every year, millions of tons of fabric leftovers are sent to landfills. In light of the situation, Meb Rure presented this vibrant furniture collection made of silk fabric wastes. The eco-friendly set includes an armchair, a chair, and an ottoman, all of which combine comfortable sitting experience with a vivid modern look.
Contemporary Garden Sofa by Ora-Ïto. A furniture collection that’s inspired by the shapes of pagoda roofs and UFOs. The collection consists of a chair, table, and sofa, all of which are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. They are made of durable materials and are available in 3 colors: white, black, and red.
FAZ Modular Sofa by Ramon Esteve. A modularly designed sofa that allows you to make up arrangements of different shapes and sizes – both straight and angular. The coffee bean color also gives the sofa a modern and fresh look. It may be placed inside your house as well as outside.
Sweeties Comfort Furniture Series by Boggy Chan. A must-have delicious-looking furniture collection for cupcake fans. Each "cupcake" is equipped with a leg that allows for height adjustments, making it customizable for users of any age.
No Country for Old Men by Lanzavecchia + Wai. A genius idea of combining furniture and mobility aids for the elderly. It all started when an elderly woman was upset for not being able to bring her husband a cup of coffee to the TV as she used to. As a result, her caring grandson designed for her a mobile coffee table that comes with a pen cane and wheels.
Lamborghini Murcielago Desk by Design Epicentrum. Let’s face it: not everyone can afford a Lamborghini Murcielago. But if you still would still like to show off your enthusiasm for the car, you can consider getting this awesome desk that’s a perfect replica of Lamborghini Murcielago’s nose. It’s available in various colors, such as white, blue, and orange.
“We Are Family” Sofa for Six by Claus Molgaard, Ole Jensen. A cool multilayer sofa that seems to be inspired by the bed in The Princess and the Pea. This set includes 6 mattresses and pillows that are not attached to each other, so you can use them together or separately.
Multifunctional Hully by Michele Franzina, Venezia Homedesign. A cozy office furniture set that’s also multifunctional. You can easily turn a chair into a small desk thanks to tip top seat. The bright colors are conducive to the creative process too.
Bloc’d Sofa by Scott Jones. A highly customizable modular sofa that can seat at least 6 people. It can be transformed into many different arrangements thanks to its removable cube-shaped cushions.
Bookcase Staircase by Levitate. An extremely space-saving piece of furniture. This bookcase staircase is able to support more than 2,000 books. Plus, the steps are wide enough to serve as reading benches.
Nuvola di Luce by Thesia Progetti. A chair that also doubles as a source of uniform lighting for your room. And according to the manufacturer, it can last for more than 100 years even with daily usage! It comes with 3 colors to choose from: natural, black, and white.
U Stool by Clay Kippen, Zena Verda Pesta, Richard Clarkson. A creatively designed stool that enables you to exercise your abdominal muscles while sitting. It also helps to reduce the mechanical load on your body, thereby allowing you to sit comfortably for hours. It provides some storage space for books too.
Boxed by Tyrone Stoddart. A convenient and highly adaptable piece of furniture that you can use to do work on your laptop or even have a cup of coffee. It’s called "Boxed" as all the parts, including the stool and lamp, can be disassembled easily and condensed into a box for easy carrying.
Convertible Chair Lounge by Solovyov Design. Belarusian designers Maria and Igor Solovyov from Solovyov Design have the ability to create amazingly creative furniture. They seek to combine comfort, beauty and functionality while incorporating the latest fashion trends in their furniture designs.
1, 6 S.m. of Life Desk Convertible to Bed by Athanasia Leivaditou. A desk that can save heaps of space thanks to its ability to also work as a bed. Perfect for college students or those working from home.
Garden Unique – Bye Bye Wind by Marco Marotto. Have you ever had problems with the wind being a little too strong when dining with friends or family in your backyard? This set of table and chairs can help you put an end to those problems thanks to its unique design.
Boxetti Private by Rolands Landsbergs. A modular bedroom that includes a double bed, a bedside table, and a wardrobe. Best of all, it can be controlled with a remote control. The full Boxetti collection also includes a foldable kitchen, a living room, and a study desk.
All Involved | Ted Bed by Volen Valentinov. A creatively designed bed that can also work as an armchair or pouf. First presented at The World of Furniture exhibition in 2013, it is light, waterproof, and eco-friendly to boot.
Koala 45 by Stal Collectief. A very spacious hammock that can support up to 8 persons at a time. Works great as a bed and perfect for having casual conversations with friends.