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Dutch Earnest Studio’s Multifunctional Furniture is More Than the Sum of Its Parts

Posted By Ana Lisa On February 21, 2012 @ 8:58 am In green furniture,Transforming Furniture | No Comments

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Rotterdam-based designer Rachel Griffin [1]created her multi-functional “Sum of the Parts” furniture collection by questioning why our objects are designed to be static when almost everything else in our lives is dynamic. Her transforming furniture [2] system consists of various interlocking parts that can be playfully mixed and matched according to a user’s particular needs. Made from twelve pine wood parts and a polyurethane foam cushion, the collection is much more than the sum of its parts.

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[1] Rachel Griffin : http://www.earnestly.org

[2] transforming furniture: http://inhabitat.com/tag/transforming-furniture/

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