Furniture hanging out on your roof

‘Hey table, it’s just another hot sunny day, eh?’ ‘Yeah, teapot, how’s the cups doing?’ ‘Good, good. They’re a bit afraid of heights, but you know cups, they’ll be fine’. Nostalgic about these young years climbing rooftops and all, Lithuanian design graduate Ainė Bunikytė decided to make a table and chairs out of engineered wood and transparent perspex — then fix them to a ladder that hangs over the rooftop. Mmm, tea with a view.

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