Yuka Yoneda

The Kai Table Has a Bevy of Secret Compartments to Stash Your Stuff

by , 02/03/12

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With a bevy of hidden compartments that you can stash your stuff in, the Kai table is an urban apartment dweller’s dream. Built by Naoki Hirakoso and Takamitsu Kitahara, the coffee table is made of wood and has a deceptively smooth surface that those in the know can nudge, lift or slide to access the treasures (or mundane items) stored within.

+ Kai Table

Via Make via Dornob

Photos: Takumi Ota

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2 Comments

  1. Damian Bridge March 31, 2013 at 9:54 pm

    How would I go about making a table like this?

  2. Vijen vijendren February 4, 2012 at 1:41 pm

    It is an ingenious design giving flat surface depth. Brilliant

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