Urban prime properties have become rather expensive and it has forced the developers and architects to use the space in more innovative manner. The designs have become more flexible as the spaces are designed for multiple use. The design of furniture has also undergone a change to suit the modern urban requirement where the average apartment size has shrunk but the amenities and fixtures have increased as they add to the luxury experience. Folditure which is known for revolutionizing the folding furniture design has come up with various space saving , flexible forms of furniture. Its latest design offering is the cricket, which is a luxury foldable table.
The First Folding Stool Was Made in Egypt in 2000BC
Alexander Gendell, the head designer of Folditure is the man behind this new revolutionary design. It is the outcome of a combination of modern materials and new geometries. The concept of folding furniture is not new and the first recorded folding chair dates back to 2000 BC in Egypt. It was a folding stool with a central pivot axis. Even the modern and contemporary designs are based on the same principal of single axis. Cricket is designed to open easily with a single movement. The design is based on a new folding geometry and locking mechanism that makes it more dependable, convenient and versatile.
When Folded it Can Be Hung In a Closet
When folded up, the Cricket is only 3/4th of an inch thick and just under 24 inch wide. It is very convenient from the point of view of storage as it can hang in a closet or on the wall while the space is free for an alternative use. Setting up the table is rather simple as you simply have to hold it by its hanging hook, rest the legs on the floor and gently push the table top down as it pops open. It has been designed to seat two people but as many tables as you like can be clipped together to form a dining table of unlimited length. It is an architecturally crafted piece of furniture that is stable, comfortable and has an eye catching form.