Ben Robinson Designs a Minimalist Coffee Table with Embedded Bowls

By: Meghan Young - Apr 2, 2015
References: bemrobinson & swipelife
Industrial designer Ben Robinson has created a stunningly simple coffee table that nevertheless boasts a few interesting details: built-in bowls. Since it's not uncommon for people to place dishes on this piece of furniture for both decor and practical reasons, it is only natural someone would think to incorporate it directly into the design. That someone is Ben Robinson.

Whether holding daily knickknacks such as phones and snacks or becoming a permanent planter, Ben Robinson's coffee table is refreshing and stylish. Made out of white oak and pine, it boasts a Scandinavian design that will complement any home or office. Ben Robinson dubbed it Luna, which brings to mind a moon complete with craters.

To make life easy, Ben Robinson makes sure the bowls are removable so they can be cleaned.