Gallery: Mouse Mates Is a Playful Hanging Gauntlet Designed for Mice

 

When little hairy rodents enter our living spaces a unique tension arises; a mouse in a cage is a friend, whereas a mouse found sneaking around kitchen cabinets is considered a pest. Fascinated by this contradiction, Dutch designer Roel de Boer created Mouse Mates, a DIY hanging object that welcomes the furry inhabitants with a structure to play and have fun. On show at this year’s Milan Furniture Fair at the This Way exhibit, this peculiar device reduces the distance between man and animal in a playful way.

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