An increasing amount of transforming furniture has hit the market, showing a common consumer desire for functionality as well as elements of form.
The public urban bench featured converts so the homeless can seek shelter at night when used as a roofed shelter.
The following pieces from the TrendHunter.com archives include both furnishings and architecture whose primary purpose is to save space, items with offbeat design elements for those looking for novel home features, and pieces that are so bizarre, we simply cannot categorize them. Just for fun, at the end we threw in the baby buggy that transforms into a scooter!
Fold Your Chair into a Table
Lamp Changes Shape
Changing The Mood
Breaks and Puts Itself Back Together
Transform Your Window Frame into a Balcony
Baby Buggy Converts to Scooter
Attache with Chair
Convertable Bed/Exerciser/Play Space/Diaper Changer
Dream Meadow Playpad
The Tona Chair / Low Table / High Table
Convertible Door + Ping Pong Table
To See Or To Sit
Wall Art Chair
Painting Transforms into Table
Art Becomes Functional With Bildtisch
Transformer Kids Furniture
Ooba Nest Collection
Roll-out-Bed Elegantly Converts Rooms
Sofa That Morphs Into Bunk Bed
Shipping Container Houses (Follow Up)
The Illy House Blooms in 90 Seconds