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Bookniture Is The Answer To Your Small Space Furniture Problems

03/16/2015 03:14 pm ET | Updated Mar 16, 2015

It's a book! It's a table! It's... quite possibly the most multi-fuctional piece of furniture we've ever seen. Our small bedrooms, kitchens and offices will never be the same.

Bookniture starts out as a tiny, portable notebook that you can carry anywhere. But once you unfold it, the thing is all parts side table, foot rest, standing desk and comfy ottoman.

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Designer Mike Mak describes the piece as a "super-strong origami structure." It can either collapse into a notebook or support more than 2,000 pounds of clutter, decor or human body.

It's the sleekest addition to a tiny home, Mak says. And we're inclined to agree.

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Small retailers will soon sell Bookniture units for about $90 each, according to Mak, which recently completed a successful run on Kickstarter.

Mak recommends Bookniture for small spaces (duh). He uses his as impromptu seat during movie nights and as a laptop platform when he'd rather work while standing.

We're thinking an ode to cheap furniture is in perfect order.

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