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Kickstarter Hot Pick: Bookniture

Kickstarter Hot Pick: Bookniture
Photo: Bookniture on Kickstarter

It might look like a book, but if you tried to read it, you'd be disappointed. That's because it's really a piece of multifunctional furniture. Bookniture is 'advanced honeycomb paper structure[s]' that open up to create extra seating (they hold up to 375lbs) , end tables, coffee tables, and  the like.

Photo: Bookniture on Kickstarter

They even stack, so you can pop one atop another and fashion a work table. Or open one on your desk to create a standing desk.

Photo: Bookniture on Kickstarter

The designer of Bookniture is Mike Mak, and when he started his Bookniture project on Kickstarter, he hoped to reach a goal of $50,000 in pledges to meet the requirements of mass production. As of today, 2,990 backers have promised no less than $314,808, and there's still a month to go in the funding period. Based on its Kickstarter success, Bookniture should have no problem shipping their first units in Spring 2015 as promised. For more information about the project, visit this page on Kickstarter, and to follow Bookniture on Facebook, click here.

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