shin yamashita: land peel
shin yamashita: land peel shin yamashita: land peel
mar 26, 2010

shin yamashita: land peel

‘land peel’

‘land peel’ is a furniture developed by japanese industrial design student shin yamashita from the kyoto institute of technology. it is a flat three piece mat set from which a table, seat or rest can be made simply by lifting the panels. when done using, the furniture can be discreetly tucked away.

the flexibility of the lounge floor mat makes it ideal for all leisurely activities such as watching television, studying, lying down, or reading a book.

‘land peel’

‘land peel’

‘land peel’ top view

‘land peel’

the process of folding out the land peel

different uses of the ‘land peel’ mat

  • Is this for sale ? looks great

    shane says:
  • great!!!

    dp says:
  • I like it, a multi-purpose tatami mat to suit compact living. Nice work.

    Gin says:
  • Love it. As Shane it for sale?

    Dawoud says:
  • voglio questo tatami nella stanza soppalcata al secondo livello, con vista sulla terrazza.

    luca says:
  • I love it, looks enjoyable.

    figen says:
  • Wow!! This would be really awesome in a college dorm. I love it!

    Marina says:
  • Would buy one right now if it were possible.

    Mike says:
  • I want to buy it. Great for a minimalist room.

    Chris says:
  • I have seen something similar 3 years ago in the student project [url=] here [/url]

    PTJ says:
  • I WANT IT!

    Kaitlyn says:
  • Excellent in concept and fulfilment d;-)

    Jetwax says:
  • cool idea! congratullations! it’s really inspiring…

    josean vilar says:
  • reminds me of karim rasheed’s sex sofa…

    ted says:
  • Funtion-inspired design! I love it!

    Hamilton says:
  • really funny, however the peel are already designed to fold?

    Leo says:
  • awesome!!! I wanna buy it if the price would be affordable..

    leslie says:
  • I like it!

    suny says:
  • it’s really a great idea, and i think lots of people would buy it…me included!!!

    ale says:
  • LOVE the idea

    Faisal says:
  • wykop kurwa!!!

    buchacha says:
  • Yep, imageo putting your sandwich on top of the table that has been swimming in floor dust just 5 minutes ago. Bon appetite 🙂

    zy0n says:
  • wow, this is what gets me going in the day. someone taking an existing precedent and pushing it conceptually. I love the play on the traditional tatami mat proportions and how the scale is reconfigured based on utility. lovely

    Nomad says:
  • wow nice idea

    guritno says:

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