light-as-paper trifle by daisuke kitagawa for time & style
 
light-as-paper trifle by daisuke kitagawa for time & style
jun 17, 2016

light-as-paper trifle by daisuke kitagawa for time & style

light-as-paper trifle by daisuke kitagawa for time & style

 

 

 

‘trifle’ is a multi-purpose furniture element designed by daisuke kitagawa for japanese brand time & style. characteristic of its creator’s understated approach, the piece utilizes 1.2mm steel sheet in such a way that provides structural strength at little cost in weight. ‘trifle’ combines a plain conical vessel and lid with openings on either side. regardless of purpose, its contemporary aesthetic and light-as-paper construction fits comfortably within almost any space.

 

‘trifle’ was designed by daisuke kitagawa for time & style japan. 

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next to the bed, users can use the element as a nightstand with storage or waste space below 

light-as-paper trifle by daisuke kitagawa for time & style
next to the sofa, its uses include a side table and publications basket

trifle side table daisuke kitagawa time style japan
when placed under a desk, it can also be used as a bin

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1.2mm thick sheet steel makes weight comparable to a small stack of paper

light-as-paper trifle by daisuke kitagawa for time & style
detail of ‘trifle’

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the element’s strengthening structure also affords use as a handle

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color variations were selected for their complementary nature to wooden furniture

trifle side table daisuke kitagawa time style japan
iconic packaging, also designed by kitagawa

 

 

designboom has received this project from our DIY submissions  feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication. see more project submissions from our readers here.

 

edited by: nick brink | designboom

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