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Posted By Sarah Rich On November 23, 2005 @ 3:46 am In Design,Green Products,Innovation,Interactive Objects,Uncategorized,Urban design | 3 Comments

Given how cool and space-efficient Murphy beds are, it’s a wonder there aren’t more home furnishings that fold up and disappear flat against the wall. Hofman Dujardin Architects [1] has come up with a new one, though it’s not so much space-saving as it is space-making.

The Bloomframe [2] is a window that folds out of an exterior wall to become a balcony. Created with urban density in mind, the Bloomframe is said to offer “small freedom in the city.” As Bright [3] so aptly put it: Go, go, Gadget, Balcony!

via: Bright [3] via we-make-money-not-art [4]

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[1] Hofman Dujardin Architects: http://www.hofmandujardin.nl

[2] Bloomframe: http://www.hofmandujardin.nl/img/Bloomframe-persbericht.pdf

[3] Bright: http://www.bright.nl/node/270

[4] we-make-money-not-art: http://www.we-make-money-not-art.com/

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