Chairhouse – modular furniture that goes from child’s chair to doll’s house

Trust a group of architects to design the niftiest piece of modular furniture we’ve seen in a long time. Meet the Chairhouse by Torafu Architects.

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What the name lacks in imagination, the design makes up for in ingenuity. Made from natural birch plywood with glossy red details, at first glance the Chairhouse looks a modern piece of furniture. Then, swinging from two tidy brass hinges, the two sides open to reveal a three storey doll house with a red roof.

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Fill it with blended dinosaur and pony families, your best doll furniture or a special collection of knick knacks and books.

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When playtime is over, the toys can be stored away on level two which gets hidden when the two sides close and it transforms back into a chair.

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Clever and helps with the tidying up? Genius.

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Sadly the Chairhouse isn’t available in Australia, but we’ll update you if we hear of any stockists.

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