The 2010 Tokyo DesignTide show featured an extremely innovative piece of furniture. Daisuke Motogi Architecture debuted the Sleepy Chair and boy, it looks awesome.
The Sleepy Chair is any couch potato's dream; it is a chair made from mattresses folded into a concertina. The Sleepy Chair is perfect for those nights when you are too tired to get up off the couch but you are yearning for the comfort of your bed.
Implications - As we move further and further away from traditional sleep/work cycles, consumer solutions have been offered (with considerable success) to suit any lifestyle. People living with insomnia or sleep apnea are all equally willing to buy goods that will improve their specific lot, and usually at a premium. It seem as though more and more of the world's esoteric needs will be met by eager suppliers.