A New Zealand company has unveiled “Refold”, a flexible, foldable, portable, affordable and 100% recyclable standing desk. Designed by Fraser Callaway, Oliver Ward and Matt Innes, the 6.5kg cardboard desk can support the weight of an adult. Calloway says: “We came up with the idea as part of our final design project at university here in New Zealand. It was a small part of a larger project about easing the transition between studying and getting jobs.” Continue reading for a video and more information.
“Additionally, as cardboard is an ideal drawing/painting surface, you can customize your desk with whatever unique designs will inspire you during your work day. Since manufacturing items locally is far more sustainable than shipping around the world, this New Zealand-based company will be manufacturing their desk in the USA,” according to Inhabitat. More information.