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Suspended Sack Storage

Les Grappes by Charlotte Talbot Bear Your Belongings Like Bags

— December 2, 2011 — Art & Design
Whether it's a product of habit or the design of common furnishings, people often chose to line up their possessions on level shelves rather than tucking them way in bags, no matter how infrequently they might be used. A storage system called Les Grappes by Charlotte Talbot is rather inspired by the way one treats her effects when she brings them out of the house, keeping them safe in her handbag or a pocket.

Translating roughly to "Bunches" or "Clusters," this quirky concept replaces the shelf. It does however maintain the same principle of isolating groups of objects and applying them to a spatial hierarchy. Colored sacks are hung from wooden stands and wall mounts and they store assorted knickknacks and trinkets away from the eyes. Les Grappes by Charlotte Talbot can even be detached and toted if their contents are required in another room.
Trend Themes
1. Sack Storage - Develop storage systems that replace traditional shelves with sacks or bags, encouraging decluttering and portability.
2. Spatial Hierarchy - Create storage solutions that isolate groups of objects and apply them to a spatial hierarchy, making it easier to locate and access items.
3. Modular Design - Incorporate modular design into storage solutions, allowing them to be easily detached and toted from one room to another for convenience.
Industry Implications
1. Home Decor - Home decor companies can incorporate Les Grappes' sack storage design to offer a functional and playful alternative to traditional shelves.
2. Organization - Organizational companies can develop modular storage solutions with spatial hierarchy principles to cater to users who want to declutter their homes and improve their organization skills.
3. Interior Design - Interior designers can consider incorporating sack storage solutions into their projects to provide a unique and stylish element to any space.
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