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70 Smart Storage Systems

From Multi-Purpose Furniture Designs to Compact Student Flat Rentals

— July 21, 2018 — Eco
The demand for smart storage systems in interior design is raising as spaces are becoming more compact and the market is in favor of home rentals rather than ownership. As a result, a lot of furniture developers are focused on providing the consumer with ample modular pieces that cleverly and stylishly conceal space for additional stuff. Designer Eric Pfeiffer, for example, developed an upcycled rocking chair that includes an open storage trunk in the back, while the Amitrani's 'Double J' is a bookshelf-lamp hybrid.

Ideas and inspiration for smart storage systems can be derived from micro homes and compact apartments, as well. For instance, Fateeva Design's student flat in Odessa, Ukraine has proven to be a strategic use of space that fits the necessary living amenities within a 17.3 square meter site.
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Interactive Tech-Friendly Workstations
Interactive Tech-Friendly Workstations
The 'Köllen Eget' Desk Hides Essentials for a Clean Look
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69
Floating Practical Living Solutions
Floating Practical Living Solutions
Julius Taminiau Creates Living Spaces in Japanese Houseboats
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68
Minimalist Perforated Storage Units
Minimalist Perforated Storage Units
PELLE Designed the Louise Collection of Cabinets & Sideboards
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67
Vintage Barrel Coffee Tables
Vintage Barrel Coffee Tables
The New Lift-Top Wine Barrel Table is Perfect for Wine Enthusiasts
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66
Spiral Step-Filled Homes
Spiral Step-Filled Homes
Tato Architects Designed a Home Connected by Spiralling Wooden Steps
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65
Sunset-Inspired Shelving Units
Sunset-Inspired Shelving Units
The 'Horizon Shelves' Offer a More Dynamic Design Alternative
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Illuminating Bookshelf Furniture
Illuminating Bookshelf Furniture
The Amitrani 'Double J' Bookshelf Lamp Offers Light and Storage
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63
Design-Forward Office Furniture
Design-Forward Office Furniture
Heartwork Creates Extremely Durable and Cheerful Office Furniture
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Richly Colored Moscow Flats
Richly Colored Moscow Flats
Archetype Infuses This Apartment with Notes of Luxury and Style
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Multi-Purpose Storage Fixtures
Multi-Purpose Storage Fixtures
'Club' Offers Alternative Storage Solutions for Compact Living
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60
Recycled Rocking Chairs
Recycled Rocking Chairs
The Racer Rocking Chair is a Modern Twist on a Classic Design
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Sophisticatedly Renovated Apartments
Sophisticatedly Renovated Apartments
Michael K Chen Architecture Sleekly Updated a Home's Interior
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Inventor-Inspired Field Chests
Inventor-Inspired Field Chests
Best Made's Field Chest Mimics Furniture Owned by Robert Edison
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57
Fruity Home Storage Stools
Fruity Home Storage Stools
The Geartist GOO5 Folding Storage Organizer Works as a Box and a Stool
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Building Block Storage Cabinets
Building Block Storage Cabinets
Shigeki Yamamoto Draws Inspiration from Childhood Memories
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55
Hanging Three-Legged Stools
Hanging Three-Legged Stools
Bla Station's Stove Chair is Inspired by Shaker Furniture
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54
Combined Bedroom Furniture
Combined Bedroom Furniture
This Custom Headboard Incorporates Essential Solutions
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Design-Forward Tiny Flat Interiors
Design-Forward Tiny Flat Interiors
replus Created an Industrial Vibe for This Small Apartment
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Remixed Compartmentalized Trunks
Remixed Compartmentalized Trunks
Best Made Company's The Field Chest is an Update on Retro Designs
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51
Multipurpose Small Space Sofas
Multipurpose Small Space Sofas
The Soma Dawn Sofa Bed Offers Storage and a Bed for Guests
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50
Modular Storage Credenzas
Modular Storage Credenzas
Momocca's Adara Collection Offers Infinite Customization Options
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Decorative Cubic Cabinets
Decorative Cubic Cabinets
Malabar's Templo II Cabinet is a Unique Storage Box
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Personalized Storage Tables
Personalized Storage Tables
The OPOSSUM Design CT-01 and CT-03 Minimalist Coffee Tables are Chic
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Modular Wooden Storage Systems
Modular Wooden Storage Systems
Paul Crofts Designs The 'Timber' Collection for Isomi
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Ultra-Compact Second Homes
Ultra-Compact Second Homes
Casa 100 Arquitetura Designs a Very Tiny Apartment for a Home Owner
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Storage-Embedded Dining Tables
Storage-Embedded Dining Tables
The Miro Dining Table has a Crevasse for Storing Tableware
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Angular Modernistic Storage Cabinets
Angular Modernistic Storage Cabinets
The Moak Studio 'Tilbo' Boasts a Chic Pitched Top
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Shifting Shape Shelving
Shifting Shape Shelving
The 'Wave' Shelf Lets Each Layer be Moved and Customized
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Futuristic Color-Changing Furniture
Futuristic Color-Changing Furniture
Korea's Orijeen Brand Launched Its 'Color Flow' Collection
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Modular Hexagonal Kitchen Storage
Modular Hexagonal Kitchen Storage
'Hexagon' Fuses Kitchen Organization with Playful Design
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Modular Umbrella Stands
Modular Umbrella Stands
The Obbo Umbrella Stand is Both Functional and Aesthetically Pleasing
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Chair Bookshelf Hybrids
Chair Bookshelf Hybrids
Sou Fujimoto's 'Bookchair' for 'Alias' Doubles as Seating and Storage
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Grasshopper-Shaped Home Bars
Grasshopper-Shaped Home Bars
François-Xavier Lalanne's Luxurious Home Bar is Unconventional
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Space-Saving Floating Shelves
Space-Saving Floating Shelves
'Circulum' is a Floating Shelf Desiged to Optimize Storage Space
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Stacked Dining Set Designs
Stacked Dining Set Designs
The 'Ubik' Furniture Solution Incorporates Four Chairs in a Compact Way
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Modular Garage Storage Systems
Modular Garage Storage Systems
The New Age Performance Plus 2.0 Series is Customizable
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Leather Wall Pockets
Leather Wall Pockets
Javier Prieto Martínez's Leather Goods Serve as an Alternative to Shelves
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Puzzling Flat-Pack Stools
Puzzling Flat-Pack Stools
The 'Connected Stool' is Held Together Using a Taut Rope
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Device-Organizing Sofa Storage Units
Device-Organizing Sofa Storage Units
The 'Boardy' Modular Sofa Organizer is Simple yet Efficient
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Object-Hiding Side Tables
Object-Hiding Side Tables
The Studio Böttger 'KAROU' Table Hides Storage Behind Sliding Partitions
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Modular Stacking Office Furniture
Modular Stacking Office Furniture
The Eneixia Sieste Lounge Chair Stores Gear and Offers Seating
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Vintage Standing Desks
Vintage Standing Desks
XDesk's Vintage Series Features Sit-to-Stand Desks Worthy of Executives
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Bookshelf Folding Wall Desks
Bookshelf Folding Wall Desks
The FJU Desk is Functional When Folded Down or Up
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Customizable Dresser Designs
Customizable Dresser Designs
The Dressed Cabinet Features a Movable Fabric Panel
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Modular Wall-Mounted Shelving
Modular Wall-Mounted Shelving
Gassien's 'Charles Shelves' Adapt to Suit Consumers' Needs
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Functional Modular Workspace Desks
Functional Modular Workspace Desks
NookDesk Boasts Three Levels for Comfort and Flexibility
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Multi-Purpose Furniture Designs
Multi-Purpose Furniture Designs
Bifunctional is a Company That Blends Technology & Architecture
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Modular Freelancer Furniture
Modular Freelancer Furniture
STUDIO by Bene Allows Freelancers to Tailor Their Workspaces
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Imaginative Airplane Beds
Imaginative Airplane Beds
The Circu Sky One Plane Bed Lets Kids Pretend They're Pilots
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Futuristic Storage Solutions
Futuristic Storage Solutions
The Ultraframe Collection Makes Out-of-This-World Storage Structures
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Noninvasive Compact Apartments
Noninvasive Compact Apartments
Estúdio Ela Arquitetura Designs This Interior with Neutral Colors
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Space-Efficient Storage Rods
Space-Efficient Storage Rods
The Draw a Line Series Uses Tension to Create Storage from Dead Space
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Modular Hybridized Couches
Modular Hybridized Couches
This Dual-Purpose Furniture Piece's Frame Doubles as a Side Table
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Multi-Functional Millennial Furniture
Multi-Functional Millennial Furniture
Ashleigh Kennedy's 'Cilla' Transforms a Table into Storage
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Peeling Door Cabinet Furniture
Peeling Door Cabinet Furniture
The 'Peel Cabinet' Unwraps to Reveal the Interior Storage Space
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Hidden Storage Coffee Tables
Hidden Storage Coffee Tables
The Ozzio Transformable Storage Coffee Tables Hide Living Room Items
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Compact Furnishing Collections
Compact Furnishing Collections
This Pottery Barn Collection Shares Furniture for Small Spaces
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App-Enabled Storage Lamps
App-Enabled Storage Lamps
'Hole' is a Tech-Infused Multi-Purpose Lamp
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Greenery-Infused Coffee Tables
Greenery-Infused Coffee Tables
The 'Sinkhole' Coffee Table Brings the Garden Indoors
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Optical Illusion Bookshelves
Optical Illusion Bookshelves
This Floating Bookshelf Makes it Look Like Your Books Can Levitate
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Multifunctional Stackable Seating
Multifunctional Stackable Seating
Yemenite Stackable Stools Can be Stacked for Easy Storage
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Modern Shape-Shifting Chairs
Modern Shape-Shifting Chairs
The Ollie Chair Can Easily Be Transformed to Suit One's Space
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All-in-One Bedroom Units
All-in-One Bedroom Units
The Tumidei Tiramolla Loft Bedrooms Maximize Every Inch of Space
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Extremely Compact Multifunctional Flats
Extremely Compact Multifunctional Flats
Studio Bazi Designed Practical Storage for a Moscow Flat
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Modular Wooden Shelving Systems
Modular Wooden Shelving Systems
Moebe's Storage Furniture Design Requires No Tools for Assembly
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Storage-Friendly Drawing Desks
Storage-Friendly Drawing Desks
The Viacro & Digitalab Drafting Table Fits All Your Artist Supplies
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Tech-Concealing Workstations
Tech-Concealing Workstations
The 'Woody' Desk Hides Ample Storage Space in a Sleek Frame
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Organized Smart Storage Beds
Organized Smart Storage Beds
Casa Kids Creates Modern Furniture for Children with a Lot of Things
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Adaptive Furniture Designs
Adaptive Furniture Designs
'Grow' by Movisi Features Light-Weight Modular Furniture
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Compact Student Flat Rentals
Compact Student Flat Rentals
Fateeva Design Created a Cozy Dwelling for University Students
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