Urban Outfitters is Having a One-Day Sale on Furniture — These are our Favorite Finds

If you still think of Urban Outfitters primarily as a clothing store, it’s time to think again. The hipster-favorite actually sells an impressive array of furniture and decorative pieces—bonus points for stocking a ton of small space-friendly finds—and it’s one of my favorite places to look for on-trend accents for my apartment. The only downside? Some of the pieces feel just a little pricey. But not today! Urban Outfitters is running a deal of the day where all of their furniture is on sale. That means today only you can take up to 40% off sofas, bed frames, side tables Read More

This Robotic Table Is Not Just Cool, It Helps People With Disabilities

We still have a long way to go with prioritizing accessibility for people with disabilities. On the bright side, there are extraordinarily inventive minds like industrial designer Nour Malaeb, who is working to amend this widespread issue with projects like Relay, a fully customizable, voice-activated, table-ottoman combo. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This Chair Folds Up So You Can Easily Move It

So, let’s get straight to the point: moving is the task from hell that absolutely no one wants to do. Now that we’ve gotten that established, it appears that a very observant pair of designers has decided to capitalize off the world’s collective loathing of lugging personal belongings from one location to the next. Enter Möbel: a foldable chair that’s both easy to assemble and move. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

HEM Debuts a Fully Flat Pack Sofa at Milan Design Week

Believe it or not, IKEA isn’t the only company specializing in uber cool flat-pack furniture. The Sweden-based furniture company HEM is making a mark on Milan Design Week with five new products, among them an innovative flat-packed sofa and conference table. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This Modular Furniture Is Made From Giant LEGO-Like Blocks

The brightly hued building blocks from our childhood famously known as LEGOs have inspired many a design, from bridges to storage options and even accessories for real-life homes. So it’s not at all shocking to see that this collection of modular plastic blocks from Everblock is perfectly suitable for a grownup’s decorative aesthetic. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

IKEA & Tom Dixon's Hackable DELAKTIG Sofa Debuts In Europe

It’s been a year and a half since IKEA and Tom Dixon first announced their upcoming collaboration. In those 18 months, we’ve learned that the “platform for living” is called DELAKTIG, and is a sofa-slash-bed that is endlessly hackable. Now, the British designer has released even more details about the line—including some of the “add-ons” that will be available. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This Table Has a Secret (and it's Pretty Awesome)

Just as, after wearing comfy maternity pants during two pregnancies, I now believe all pants would be better with elastic waistbands, after seeing this table in all its glory, I think all dining tables should have this wonderful feature… READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

These Swedes Tried Out IKEA-Hacking Each Other (& We Love the Results)

November 1st marks the start of Prettypegs’ PrettyHackathon Auction. Why should this interest you? Well, if you’ve been holding onto those less-than-perfect or basic IKEA pieces in hopes of giving them new, exciting life, we’ve just found the ultimate source for makeover ideas and inspiration. From the popular KALLAX to more obscure SOCKER greenhouse, see how 12 Swedish creatives took on the challenge to “extend the life time of their IKEA furniture by adding a personal touch.” READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico