The Borrod Table by Line Depping

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In the last few weeks leading up to studio review, my architecture professor – during a desk crit – called me a hoarder upon seeing all of the papers, models, and scrap material lying around my desk. If only my wooden tabletop had been exchanged for the Borrod Table, I wouldn’t have fallen under that unexpected critique. The table, designed by Denmark-based studio Line Depping, hides and organizes clutter with its fabric sling underneath the table’s sliding surface. Books, electronics, and other odds and ends can live hidden by the underbelly of the table, but can be readily accessed at a moment’s notice. The colorful “secret” compartment  also offers a bright burst of color, which makes the table all the more celebratory and rebellious

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Kimberly

Kimberly is a graduate from MIT's Department of Architecture, and has recently joined the publication team at MIT OpenCourseWare. While architecture remains her first love, her interests encompass literature – epic poetry and Medieval romances are her favorite – and also fashion.

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