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Magic Flying Carpet Coffee Table

Living in a fairytale and embarking upon adventures is easy when you have access to the flying carpet. Made by Duffy London, the flying carpet is a coffee table made out of mild steel, with a brilliantly designed base that mimics the shadow of the carpet.

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‘S’ Coffee Table Also Works as a Cute Dollhouse

As you grow, you can probably let go of the toys you enjoyed, but it is not that easy to let go of the memories, or of the idea of playing with toys again some day. If dollhouses happen to be your thing, here’s one that you can pass off as a beautiful piece of furniture, and the dollhouse you always wanted.

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‘Up’ Inspired Coffee Table

Ever since Pixar made the house fly with balloons in Up, flying things via balloons has almost become a legitimate past time; and we’re not complaining. The coffee table by Christopher Duffy has a twist on the theme though, rather than having the balloons pull the coffee table, the balloons here lift the glass surface of the coffee table right into position.

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Periodic Table of Swearing Coffee Table

Mixing swearing with science goes a long way, as we find out with this periodic table of swearing coffee table. You keep it as a coffee table with a nice set of buttons for the elements, some unsuspecting guest ends up pressing a button by mistake, and out pours a barrage of insults from the coffee table.

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Coffee table modded with a train set


Jaxan from Sacramento, California made use of creative powers of his brain to add life to an Ikea “Liatorp” coffee table. The idea involved making slight modifications to the table, throwing in some money, but having a working train set in a coffee table, probably makes it all worth it.

Via: Ikea Hackers, Make, UberReview

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Remembrance coffee table has a photo album design


This enormous photo album shaped thing happens to be a coffee table. Designer Mitch Steinmetz created the coffee table in the unusual shape with the intent of adding personality and memories to the design. The table can be a gateway to remembering and cherishing the past, and even a nifty albeit tiny, storage space.

Via: Freshome

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DIY NES coffee table can also be used to play


This super cool NES coffee table is the work of a guy named “Jocke.” Covered in characters and scenes from various NES games, the table has its top shaped like an NES controller. And here comes the best part: the controller actually is usable. Yep, the coffee table basically is a big-ass NES controller that we wish our friends made and let us play with. Jocke says the table cost about $200 in materials and 70-100 man-hours.

Via: Reddit

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Coffee table made from e-waste


This coffee table might appear to you on first look, and then you settle down and the thought of cleaning and maintaining it comes up. If you can handle that part, Binary Low Table from BRC Designs could be something for you. The table is made from salvaged circuit boards and electronics, some of them still (slightly) functional. Disks can spin, buttons can be clicked and the sliders of course are free to move.

Via: Core77

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ConverTTable racing cockpit is a part-time coffee table


ConverTTable likes to multi-task, though we’re sure it will spend most of its time in its racing cockpit avatar. It can work with your existing hi-fi system, PC, gaming console, or TV to give you an amazing racing cockpit/ driving simulator. Once you’re done playing, the superhero simulator quietly returns to its “normal” daily life as a coffee table. Priced at €4,999 ($6600).

Via: DesignSpotter

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Pyramid coffee table is an iPod dock in disguise


This product appears to be aimed square at Apple maniacs, who would be happy to add the mark even on their furniture. Built like a pyramid, designer Stephane Thivend’s creation, Horus has an iPod dock near the top. Also, there are two speakers with amplifiers built into the thing, plus there are LEDs for that quirky effect.