Live-Work Desk Houses Comfy Bed Inside
Convertible furniture make it easy to pull an all-nighter.
Been working too hard and need to rest? Forget the couch or the office chairs. The 1,6 S.M. of Life is a convertible desk-bed that lets you catch a few winks right under its work surface. Created by Greek designer Athanasia Leivaditou of Studio NL, the convertible desk-bed looks a lot like your typical long rectangular work table, only the desktop slides out and the side panel opens to reveal the bed underneath.
The inspiration for the piece came from seeing her classmates put chairs together to rest during all-nighters. In a press release, she explained the main principle behind her design: