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FreedMan Chair wins British Design of the Year title

FreedMan Chair wins British Design of the Year title

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Are you sitting comfortably? Probably not, as you're not likely to be perched on the revolutionary new FreedMan Chair, which has just scooped the British Design of the Year award from the British Invention Society. Designed by osteopath Simon Freedman,... >>

Space Invaders furniture: Geek-chic galore

Space Invaders furniture: Geek-chic galore

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Did you design your own Igor Chalk-style Space Invaders sofa after seeing it featured on Pocket-lint back in July last year? If so, you're probably having trouble getting the armchairs to go with it. Ikea's catalogue just doesn't cut the mustard. The... >>

Celebrate the Royal Wedding with an Union Jack Illuminating Coffee Table

Celebrate the Royal Wedding with an Union Jack Illuminating Coffee Table

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Invited to Will and Kate's wedding on 29 April and don't know what to get them as a present? Why not splurge on the Illuminated Coffee Table currently being sold through Firebox. Not only is it made of stainless steel, has a lit toughened glass top, whilst... >>

Stressed and in need of a massage? There's an app for that

Stressed and in need of a massage? There's an app for that

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We all know that Apple fanboys can be a stressed out bunch at times. If they're not gripping their phones so tightly, in order to replicate the death grip issues, that it makes all the blood in their body rush to their hands - they're constantly bemoaning... >>

Nothing says uber-geek quite like a Space Invaders sofa

Nothing says uber-geek quite like a Space Invaders sofa

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So you've splashed out for the Float coffee table. Or maybe you've even knocked up a retro-style one like David Maloney's effort. Trouble is, a cool coffee table needs a cool sofa to go with it, and you're not likely to find anything unique enough down... >>

Float Coffee Table: Magnetic magic

Float Coffee Table: Magnetic magic

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We've seen some neat coffee tables in our time. And whilst the Float isn't as retro-tastic as David Maloney's design, or as hi-tech as the Amusity, it is still pretty darn cool. The Float was designed by RockPaperRobot - a Brooklyn based company. Now,... >>

Mr Sandman, bring me a screen...

Mr Sandman, bring me a screen...

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Yorkshire based manufacturer Visual Comfort has teamed up with AV specialist RB Vision to produce one of the most tech-friendly beds that you're likely to see. The Sandman is a super king-sized bed that has draws for AV equipment and your optical disks,... >>

Component coffee table: Because geek is the new chic

Component coffee table: Because geek is the new chic

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Got a load of old PCs up in your loft? A pile of 486s that you could do without? If so, why not turn them into a trendy talking point like David Maloney did when he created this brilliant coffee-table from the innards of his old machines? Maloney explains:... >>

Kruikantoor: Taking the term "mobile office" literally

Kruikantoor: Taking the term "mobile office" literally

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There's nothing more embarrassing than losing your job and then having to pack up all of your work-based belongings into a cardboard box. That cactus plant that you 'hilariously' accessorised with a pair of sunglasses doesn't seem so funny when you're... >>

VIDEO: @home Coffee table - Voguish Minimalism

VIDEO: @home Coffee table - Voguish Minimalism

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It seems that a week doesn't go by that we don't feature a design from concept-connoisseurs Yanko Design. We can't help it, the site feature designs from artists that just resonate coolness. The design that has caught our eye this time is this excellent... >>