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45 Furniture Pieces for Group Play

From Jungle Gym Recliners to Silly Seesaw Seating

— May 29, 2014 — Life-Stages
Instead of catering to just one individual or task, these furniture pieces are designed to reinforce fun and group play. This could be as simple as elongating a piece of seating so that it encourages people to group together, or making it so that there's enough space for multiple people to draw on a tabletop. Chalkboard tables are just one example of pieces from the playground being turned into furniture, but this can also be seen in other home furnishings that take inspiration from jungle gyms, seesaws and swing sets. Naturally, these help their users to develop bonds, just as kids would during recess.

Although a lot of this furniture is geared towards kids, creativity-encouraging tables and chairs like these are also being designed specifically for adults in the workplace.
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Youthful Racetrack Counters
Youthful Racetrack Counters
TrackTile Tables are Functional for All Family Members
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45
Family-Rocking Sofas
Family-Rocking Sofas
Perhe Chair Can Be Altered from a One Piece to Individual Seats
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44
Artisan Game Board Furnishings
Artisan Game Board Furnishings
The Congo Quares Chess Board Bench is Inspired By The Strategy Game
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43
Playful Swingset Furnishings
Playful Swingset Furnishings
This Swing Dining Table Ensures Your Guests Will Be Entertained
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42
Colorful Creature Furniture
Colorful Creature Furniture
The Guillaumit Drawing Tables Expand Children's Imaginations
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41
Comfy Fort Covers
Comfy Fort Covers
The Construction Quilt by Studio Gorm Transforms Into a Play Shelter for Kids
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40
Sports Table Kitchen Designs
Sports Table Kitchen Designs
These Kitchen Ping Pong Tables are Convenient and Transportable
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39
Dollhouse Coffee Tables
Dollhouse Coffee Tables
The QUBIS HAUS by Amy Whitworth is Fit for Adults and Children
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38
Block-Topped Tables
Block-Topped Tables
Block.210 by Jessica Arosenius Serves Food on Top Fun
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37
Stuffed Toy Mattresses
Stuffed Toy Mattresses
This Mattress by Latvian Design Studio is Both Stylish and Huggable
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36
Whimsical Imagination Stations
Whimsical Imagination Stations
The Bibliotheque Furnishes Youngsters with Books and Blank Slates
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35
Ping Pong Conference Tables
Ping Pong Conference Tables
'Ping Meets Pong' Acts as Both a Conference Table and a Game Piece
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34
Wheeled Riding Dogs
Wheeled Riding Dogs
Taxi Leo by Swedish Ninja is a Fun Rolling Toy for Kids
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33
Puzzle Game Furniture
Puzzle Game Furniture
'Tat-Tris' by Gaen Koh Puts Some Childish Fun in Seating
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32
Puzzling Seating Arrangements
Puzzling Seating Arrangements
The Tangram Block Sofa is Ever-Changing
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31
Playful Geometric Furniture
Playful Geometric Furniture
Vertical Village by MVRDV is Made Entirely Out of Foam
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30
Hybrid Children's Furniture
Hybrid Children's Furniture
The Casaurus by Koichiro Hoshino is Multifunctional
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29
Slinky Seating
Slinky Seating
The Grasshopper Bench is a Playful Way to Take a Load Off
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28
Feminine Kids Furniture
Feminine Kids Furniture
The Vondom Agatha Collection by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada is Heartfelt
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27
Jigsaw Seating
Jigsaw Seating
Strategize Your Way to Make a Sofa Out of the Puzzle Pouf Pieces
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26
Playground Dining Furniture
Playground Dining Furniture
The Swing Table by Duffy London Brings Fun to Food Time
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25
Sophisticated Chalkboard Furniture
Sophisticated Chalkboard Furniture
The Matchbox Table Will Appeal to Children and Adults
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24
Playground Picnic Tables
Playground Picnic Tables
Marleen Jansen's See-Saw Table Will Send You Flying
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23
Playground Tables
Playground Tables
Studio Klass' Eat Table is a Slide/Table Hybrid for Toddlers
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22
Ball-Filled Loungers
Ball-Filled Loungers
Wave by Florence Jaffrain Yields a Playful Atmosphere
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21
Educational Kid Furniture
Educational Kid Furniture
The Richard Lampert Children 2011 Collection Stimulates Young Minds
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20
Agriculture-Inspired Schools
Agriculture-Inspired Schools
The Kfar Shemaryahu Educational Centre is Creative and Colorful
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19
Playground-Inspired Furniture
Playground-Inspired Furniture
Swingers by Neulhae Cho Brings Strangers Together
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18
Tiny Table Tennis
Tiny Table Tennis
The Ping Pong by Huzi Design is a Playful and Flexible Surface for All
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17
Chalkboard Counters
Chalkboard Counters
The Architect Desk Encourages Doodling on the Table
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16
Transparent Table Tennis
Transparent Table Tennis
The Lungolinea Ping Pong Table Elevates a Casual Game to Crystal Luxury
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15
Swing Set Dining Rooms
Swing Set Dining Rooms
Relive Your Childhood with 'Eat & Play Table and Chairs' by Rodrigo Caula
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14
Work Station Hybrid Beds
Work Station Hybrid Beds
The Complete Loft Bed Comes with Extra Features for Roommates
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13
Transforming Teeter-Totters
Transforming Teeter-Totters
The SeesawSeat by Dirk van Amstel Ploos is Playful and Practical
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12
Adorable Animal Seating
Adorable Animal Seating
Modern Chairs for Kids by Elad Ozeri Take You on a Contemporary Safari
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11
Playground-Inspired Seating
Playground-Inspired Seating
The Swing Bench Lets Adults Play Like Children Again
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10
Nature-Inspired Playground Equipment
Nature-Inspired Playground Equipment
The Leaf Swing
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9
Silly Seesaw Seating
Silly Seesaw Seating
The Twin Bench Brings Playfulness to the Practicality of Home Furnishings
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8
Dollhouse-Inspired Kids Beds
Dollhouse-Inspired Kids Beds
This Loft Bed Lets Girls Have Their Own Little Cottage
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7
Funambulist Children's Furniture
Funambulist Children's Furniture
Flip for Kids Encourages Dynamic Physical Development
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6
Ascending Art Stations
Ascending Art Stations
The Growth Table Encourages the Collective Creativity of All Ages
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5
Chalkboard Coffee Tables
Chalkboard Coffee Tables
Scrawl Out Your Conversations on the Writable Table
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4
Repurposed Cot Projects
Repurposed Cot Projects
The DIY Crib Desk Turns One Piece of Children's Furniture into Another
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3
Chalkboard Chairs
Chalkboard Chairs
LOL Furniture Presents Unique Seating Styles
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2
Jungle Gym Recliners
Jungle Gym Recliners
The Abooba Chair Lets Parents Sit Comfortably While Playing with Their Kids
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1
DIY Blackboard Furniture
DIY Blackboard Furniture
The Chalkboard Coffee Table by Jill of Most Trades is Fit for Children
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