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MDC Interiors’ Living Table Doubles as a Bonsai Tree Planter
Posted By Mike Carpenter On March 8, 2012 @ 6:40 pm In Design,Green Furniture,Green Interiors,Green Products,Innovation,Reader Submitted Content | No Comments
MDC Interiors ‘ nature-inspired Living Table integrates a bonsai tree into the table as a design element. The table is made with concrete and incorporates a hand painted design, etching, and recycled wooden block legs. The table has a ground niche used to house and grow a bonsai tree . In the Japanese culture, bonsai trees represent the harmony between man, nature, and the soul whereas Buddhist monks associate bonsai as a symbol of honor and prestige. Combining natural elements with furniture is not only aesthetically pleasing, but also brings a sense of calm and tranquility to a room and allows us to appreciate and incorporate nature and the environment into everyday activities.
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