The Socks + Furniture Collection by Greg Papove is Playful and Cozy

By: Meghan Young - Published: Sep 25, 2012 • References: coroflot & design-milk
The Socks + Furniture collection is, as its name suggests, inspired by socks. An unlikely source of inspiration, that's for sure, it has nevertheless yielded a line comprised of a sofa, table and light fixture that is as creative as it is playful. Each piece has a slouchy feel that is often characterized by a sock. Not to mention that the Socks + Furniture collection looks incredibly cozy.

Designed by Vancouver-based designer Greg Papove, the Socks + Furniture collection is perfect for modern living spaces. The Five Toes Coffee Table, which is modeled after toe socks, is supported by five legs that protrude through the surface. The Zap Lamp is powered through electricity gather from rubbing one's socks on the connecting carpet. The Unify Sofa is made up of chairs covered by one big 'sock.' Stats for Stocking-Inspired Furnishings Trending: Older & Average
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