Gallery: Coffin Shelves Pull Double Duty as Chic Design for Life AND De...


In certain cultures, it’s customary for the dead to be buried with their possessions. For a change, how about being buried in your possessions instead? That’s the twist that William Warren put on his cheeky Shelves for Life, which function as sleek storage space during a person’s life and transform into, well, an equally sleek coffin for that person when this life comes to a close. Talk about the gift that just keeps on giving!

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  1. Joni Short Hamilton March 1, 2013 at 8:28 am

    Creepy but interesting all at the same time.

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