Mette Karina Johansen’s Pet desk is a writing table with a lid made of stretched leather, which expands and shrinks around what is stored inside.

Designer Mette Karina Johansen‘s writing desk ‘Pet' has a lid made of stretched leather, which grows and shrinks around the items stored inside it. As the leather has the ability to expand, the desk can fit more items and the owner can influence and shape the product over time.

Johansen writes that ‘Pet' starts out as an “anonymous” piece of furniture that will eventually become more personal with continued use. The desk on a tall stand features a flat surface for writing and pockets for pens, notes and other items.

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