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Top 75 Furniture Innovation for May

From WiFi Connected Accessories to Contemporary Rocking Chairs

— May 26, 2018 — Art & Design
Furniture can completely change the look of one's home, offering a means of self-expression and entertainment, and this list of May 2018 furniture trends demonstrate some of the exciting new offerings for consumers to get inspired by.

More adventurous interior decorators are sure to be overwhelmed with this month's offerings, as designers are incorporating more artful interpretations of common household items. Examples of this include Modernica and Stance's collaborative re-design of the traditional rocking chair, in which they offered consumers a more contemporary household staple.

Other designers are focusing their efforts to incorporate environmentally friendly designs, much like Humanscale 'Smart Ocean' Chair which boasts a modern design with materials made entirely from recycled fishing nets.
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Minimalist Plastic Chairs
Minimalist Plastic Chairs
The Eléméntaire Chair is Affordable but Doesn't Sacrifice Beauty
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74
Textural Furniture Collections
Textural Furniture Collections
Stephen Burks Designed the Grasso Capsule for BD Barcelona Design
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73
Bad TV-Inspired Furniture Commercials
Bad TV-Inspired Furniture Commercials
IKEA & Åkestam Holst Use Unconventional Selling Tactics
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72
Chic Coin-Operated Lamps
Chic Coin-Operated Lamps
The 'Dina Lamp' Reinforces the Value of Light for Users
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71
Plastic Waste Office Chairs
Plastic Waste Office Chairs
The Humanscale 'Smart Ocean' Chair is Made from Recycled Fishing Nets
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70
Privacy-Centric Chair Designs
Privacy-Centric Chair Designs
Foster + Partners Crafted the Cove Chair to Offer Privacy in Public
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69
Furniture-Building Robots
Furniture-Building Robots
Scientists at NTU Built an IKEA-Building Robot to Handle Furniture
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68
WiFi-Connected Media Frames
WiFi-Connected Media Frames
The Aura Digital Picture Frame Automatically Updates with New Pics
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67
String-Patterned Rocking Chairs
String-Patterned Rocking Chairs
Modernica and Stance Design The Case Study Arm Shell Rocker Chair
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66
Scandinavian Furniture Brand Speakers
Scandinavian Furniture Brand Speakers
The IKEA Eneby Bluetooth Speaker is Well-Designed and Priced
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65
On-Demand Furniture Delivery Services
On-Demand Furniture Delivery Services
'TappTruck' Offers Access to Moving Help and Delivery
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64
Oil-Infused Fiber Bedding
Oil-Infused Fiber Bedding
The 'ORLY' Fiber Bedding Regulates Body Temperature to Help You Snooze
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63
Woven Backrest Outdoor Seats
Woven Backrest Outdoor Seats
Monica Armani Designs The Outdoor Emma Chair For Varaschin
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62
Connective Lamp Speakers
Connective Lamp Speakers
This LED Lamp Comes Fitted with Speakers & Microphones
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61
Fluid Skeletal-Inspired Chairs
Fluid Skeletal-Inspired Chairs
Ma Yansong's 'Gu' is a Modern Interpenetration of the Rocking Chair
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60
Compostable Air Plant Holders
Compostable Air Plant Holders
The Posti Plasto Sparks Environmentally Friendly Conversations
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59
LGBTQ-Supporting Candles
LGBTQ-Supporting Candles
The Motley is Offering a Uniquely Scented, Charitable Candle
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58
Perforated Steel Home Furniture
Perforated Steel Home Furniture
Eric Trine's Pop Perf Capsule Is Made in An Array of Pastel Hues
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57
Italian Limestone-Crafted Furniture
Italian Limestone-Crafted Furniture
Studio Twenty Seven Introduced the Primitif Collection
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56
Collaboratively Handcrafted Decor
Collaboratively Handcrafted Decor
Louis Vuitton's 'Les Petits Nomades' is Full of Home Pieces
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55
Contemporary Vinyl Stands
Contemporary Vinyl Stands
Symbol Audio's Unison Record Stand is a Modern Piece of Furniture
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54
Compact Furniture Retail Expansions
Compact Furniture Retail Expansions
IKEA Will Build Compact Shopping Centers in Southeast Asia
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53
Toy-Inspired Illuminators
Toy-Inspired Illuminators
The 'Spintop' Lamp Brings a Lighthearted Approach to Illumination
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52
Three-Material Wall Mirrors
Three-Material Wall Mirrors
Estúdio Parrado Designed the Waste-Reducing 'Loop Mirror'
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51
Nostalgic Danish-Inspired Chairs
Nostalgic Danish-Inspired Chairs
Simon Legald Designs the Herit Chair for Normann Copenhagen
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50
Western-Inspired Furniture
Western-Inspired Furniture
Ramón Esteve Estudio Designs the Cottage Collection for Talenti
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49
Equilibrium-Resembling Lights
Equilibrium-Resembling Lights
Matthew McCormick's Mila Lights Balance Geometric Structures
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48
Seashell-Inspired Lighting Series
Seashell-Inspired Lighting Series
Note Design Studio and Vibia Created the Musa Lighting Series
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47
Leather-Crafted Coffee Tables
Leather-Crafted Coffee Tables
Pierre-Emmanuel Vandeputte Designed the 'Isola' After an Island
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46
Industrially Constructed Steel Furniture
Industrially Constructed Steel Furniture
Konstantin Grcic Designs the Chess Collection for Magis
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45
Self-Adapting Office Chairs
Self-Adapting Office Chairs
Herman Miller's Aeron Chair Adapts to Individual Posture and Weight
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44
3D Ocean-Imitating Furniture
3D Ocean-Imitating Furniture
Mathieu Lehanneur's Ocean Memories are Crafted From Marble and Bronze
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43
Culture-Celebrating Outdoor Furniture
Culture-Celebrating Outdoor Furniture
Marc Thorpe Created the DayTrip System for Moroso's Capsule
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42
Trolley-Inspired Wire Chairs
Trolley-Inspired Wire Chairs
Thomas Feichtner Designed the Octagon Chair with Wire Techniques
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41
Wireframe-Constructed Chairs
Wireframe-Constructed Chairs
Bright Potato Showcased Its ArNO Chair at This Year's SaloneSatellite
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40
Branch-Inspired LED Pendants
Branch-Inspired LED Pendants
Stickbulb's Latest Line Features Versatile Lighting Fixtures
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39
Hugging Dining Chairs
Hugging Dining Chairs
Monica Förster Design Studio and Zanat Created the Sana Dining Chair
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38
Conveniently Convertible Sofas
Conveniently Convertible Sofas
The Santambrogio Salotti 'Meda' Sofa Bed is Ideal for Small Spaces
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37
Ultra-Luxe Gold Bathroom Furniture
Ultra-Luxe Gold Bathroom Furniture
The Golden Bay Hotel's Presidential Suite is Shiny & Glamorous
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36
Collaborative Designer Wooden Chairs
Collaborative Designer Wooden Chairs
Maruni Collaborated with Naoto Fukasawa and Jasper Morrison
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35
Cuddle-Enhancing Pillows
Cuddle-Enhancing Pillows
The Armadillow Pillow is Made for Comfortable Cuddling
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34
Guilt-Free Vegan Furniture
Guilt-Free Vegan Furniture
Erez Nevi Pana Experimented with Plants & Minerals for This Exhibition
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33
Cable-Free Charging Furniture
Cable-Free Charging Furniture
The Mobile Multi Wireless Charging Table Supports Multiple Devices
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32
Angular Flatpack Bench Designs
Angular Flatpack Bench Designs
This Bench Concept is Contemporary and Simple to Erect
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31
Danish-Inspired Rotating Lamps
Danish-Inspired Rotating Lamps
kaschkasch and HAY Collaborate on the Marselis Lamp Series
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30
Morning Sunlight-Emulating Lamps
Morning Sunlight-Emulating Lamps
Neri&Hu Create The Glass-Blown Xi Collection for Poltrona Frau
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29
Upcycled Fashion Waste Furniture
Upcycled Fashion Waste Furniture
Pentatonic Recycles Fashion Waste into Patchworked Furnishings
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28
Lightweight Flatpack Kitchens
Lightweight Flatpack Kitchens
The 'Cucina Leggera' Can be Assembled in Minimal Time
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27
Virtually Sculpted Chairs
Virtually Sculpted Chairs
The OYSTER Chair Was Made with Algorithmic Modeling and Virtual Reality
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26
Colorful Eco-Friendly Chairs
Colorful Eco-Friendly Chairs
Christophe Machet Uses Sewage Pipes as Furniture Material
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25
Hybrid Seating Solution Designs
Hybrid Seating Solution Designs
This Chair Concept Has Elements of Wicker and Rattan Styles
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24
Heritage-Honoring Wooden Chairs
Heritage-Honoring Wooden Chairs
Nendo and Fritz Hansen Collaboratively Design the N01 Dining Chair
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23
Design-Conscious Scratching Posts
Design-Conscious Scratching Posts
The Meyou Paris 'VEGAS' is a Simple and Chic Pet Accessory
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22
Multifunctional Modular Office Furniture
Multifunctional Modular Office Furniture
The 'PEG' System Offers Customization for Any Space
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21
Astronomy-Referencing Chair Frames
Astronomy-Referencing Chair Frames
Lara Bohinc's First Chair Collection is Otherworldly & Gorgeous
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20
Pastel Arched Furniture Collections
Pastel Arched Furniture Collections
Richard Yasmine Draws Inspiration from Lebanese Architecture
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19
Contrasting Sculptural Furniture
Contrasting Sculptural Furniture
Ini Archibong Designed the Below the Heavens Collection for Sé
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18
Minimalist Collaborative Furniture
Minimalist Collaborative Furniture
Muuto Uses a Subdued Color Palette for 'New Perspectives'
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17
Artsy Customizable Lamps
Artsy Customizable Lamps
Kaiao Lights Allow Consumers to Create Original and Unique Designs
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16
Street-Style Furniture Designs
Street-Style Furniture Designs
IKEA's SPÄNST Collection Includes a Skateboard & Basketball Hoop
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15
Customizable Traditional Sofas
Customizable Traditional Sofas
Artifort Introduces the Figura Sofa With Khodi Feiz
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14
Budget-Friendly Modern Furniture
Budget-Friendly Modern Furniture
Established & Sons' New Capsule is Basic and Stylish
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13
3D-Printed Moon Furniture
3D-Printed Moon Furniture
Studio Nucleo Transforms Driade Pieces into Furniture for the Moon
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12
Chinese-Inspired Modular Furniture
Chinese-Inspired Modular Furniture
GAN and Neri&Hu Create the LAN Range Challenging Space Concepts
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Stellar Lighting Series
Stellar Lighting Series
Lee Broom Unveils the Observatory Series Inspired by Celestial
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10
Customizable Modular Sofas
Customizable Modular Sofas
The Lovesac 'Sactional' Sofas Can be Scaled Up or Down
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9
Japanese-Inspired Stackable Tables
Japanese-Inspired Stackable Tables
OSW Debuted a Line of Modular Modern Furniture
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8
Functional Spiral Pet Staircases
Functional Spiral Pet Staircases
SophiPet is Design-Forward & Compact Furniture for Pet Companions
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7
Compact Single Room Apartments
Compact Single Room Apartments
Ambidestro Arquitetura Creates a Livable Space from 24 Sq Meters
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6
LEGO-Made Modular Furniture Pieces
LEGO-Made Modular Furniture Pieces
Stüda's Life-Size LEGO Furniture is Appropriate for All Ages
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5
Flat-Packed Luxury Furniture
Flat-Packed Luxury Furniture
Hem Furniture Strives for Accessibility Through Packaging and Design
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4
Modern Standing Desk Designs
Modern Standing Desk Designs
Pavel Vetrov's UFO Lift is an Adjustable Piece of Office Furniture
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3
Sustainable Modern Wooden Furniture
Sustainable Modern Wooden Furniture
RHMB Boasts an Eco-Conscious and Adventure-Friendly Practice
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2
Demure Multipurpose Pet Houses
Demure Multipurpose Pet Houses
'The Wool Lodge' Offers Cats or Dogs a Place of Their Own
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1
Extravagant Dog Kennel Exhibitions
Extravagant Dog Kennel Exhibitions
The BowWow Haus London Boasts Luxurious Dog Kennel Designs
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