The 'Torna' Shipping Crate Chest Goes From Transportable to Stationary

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: Sep 11, 2010 • References:
Readapting single-use packaging materials into long-term home fixtures is a concept that Marcantonio Raimondi Malerba took to heart in this 'Torna' shipping crate cabinet design.

Once a cargo container for the delivery of fragile goods, this lucky box will be granted an afterlife in someone's living room. The 'Torna' shipping crate chest has been modified to incorporate re-adapted chair legs, and open and shut more simply with the addition of a hinge. Stats for Cargo Container Cabinets Trending: Older & Average
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