Some More Japanese Style For Your Moderncat

Sat, Jan 23, 2010

Beds & Loungers

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Glass and steel and a place for kitty to nap, what could be more Moderncat? This gorgeous table, designed by Koichi Futatsumata from Japanese design firm Case-Real, combines sleek modern materials with a comfy rattan hammock for kitty to lounge in. Designed to put kitty on display, as in a museum showcase or store window, this is completely in keeping with my decorating style. I believe that cats should be given beautiful–but cozy–places to lounge so they can become the art in your home. What do you think?

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Thanks to Mette and Daniela for the tip. Via freshome and designboom.

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44 Responses to “Some More Japanese Style For Your Moderncat”

  1. 1
    jmuhj

    GORGEOUS. Wish we had one. No, SEVERAL.

  2. 2
    aJ

    oOOOooooooOOOoOoo
    i want!!!

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    Suzi Duke

    This is the coffee table of my dreams! I too think my cats are the greatest works of art in my home.

  5. 5
    Etakeh

    Absolutely love it. I tried to convince my mom to put her cat bed on the lower shelf of her glass-topped coffee table, but she wouldn’t go for it. This, I would so do.

  6. 6
    lentilki

    I bet our kitties would be interested in objects laid on the glass desk and try to catch them from below :)

  7. 7
    Eden

    This is beautiful. My cats would love this because it has the overhead component, but also the hammock think going for it. My only qualm would be if you’ve ever had a glass top table with cats, you are cleaning A LOT. Their little feet walking all over it (especially if they’ve recently been in the litter box) make tons of marks that require daily if not twice daily cleanings. Otherwise, I love it!

  8. 8
    Liz & Cassie

    Beautiful…..any info on whether this is available in Canada?

  9. 9
    tonka

    WoW. This is so cool

  10. 10
    Taqah

    Gorgeous. Your cat becomes a sculptural item. I like this.

  11. 11
    Chris

    Is this for sale? We would love this for our apartment.

  12. 12
    Louise

    Wow. My cats (and me!) would LOVE this. I need one.

  13. 13
    miryam

    I really like this one.

  14. 14
    sara

    C’est une excellente idée et très esthétique, en plus.

  15. 15
    ClaireC

    Beautiful! I love the idea of our kitties as art!

  16. 16
    Adriana

    I love it! My kitties would fight for it. I wonder where is it sold and how much? I followed links but couldn’t find the info.

  17. 17
    Leah

    wow – love this. seriously, how can we buy?

  18. 18
    Annie

    That is stunning–If only we could readily buy these in the store! Would love an option in black with glass as well!

    are they available for anyone that doesn’t have a private jet to pick it up in Japan? lol

  19. 19
    IHAVECAT

    LOVE THIS! Brilliant! Stylish and practical! Would be perfect for my singleton NYC lifestyle! Where can one find this?! I fear it’s spendy but must know how much!
    T

  20. 20
    Krysten

    Gorgeous… Now if only Target would come out with a version of this so that I can afford it!

  21. 21
    Christine

    Love this!

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    Babs (formerly Kush's Human)

    This is absolutely gorgeous and yes I would love to have one in my home; I’m particularly impressed by the kitty-curve already woven into the rattan.

    However, Kush, as he daily reminds me, is more than a work of art. And he would probably freak out if he saw a magazine being casually tossed on (a glass tabletop above) him, or even felt the vibration of it landing. I bet other ex-strays would, too. If this ever goes into production I hope they seriously consider that sort of thing.

  24. 24
    Patti

    Stunning on every level….

  25. 25
    Diane

    OMG My 6 cats would love this they could lay on the bottom and they would try and get what is on the glass!!!! I would love to have this in my cat room.

  26. 26
    Jason

    What an amazing idea, I love this! :D

  27. 27
    Courtney

    Neat, multi-FUNctional idea. It seems like cat hair would stick to the bottom of the glass, so I would prefer a wooden top instead of glass. It’s cool that the glass lets you see your lounging kitty though.

  28. 28
    C M

    Love it, want one, but in lieu of availability locally, am getting all sorts of DIY ideas…

  29. 29
    Abby

    Beautiful and clever, I’d love to have one!

  30. 30
    Elly

    I love how the bed is larger than most, it would fit both my kities!

  31. 31
    Leah

    I love it! What a fantastic idea!

  32. 32
    fmc

    What a fantastic coffee table! My cats and I would love one of these, thanks for sharing.

  33. 33
    joy m.

    Gorgeous! Can it hold two cats?

  34. 34
    stephanie

    The japanese are always one step ahead of the game!!

  35. 35
    Tierra McLellan

    This would be perfect for my living area!!! Oooo… my Diesel would LOVE THIS! :) Especially if I bought 3!

  36. 36
    Tierra McLellan

    I tried to find out the price with no luck. :(

  37. 37
    Anna P

    Love this table! I’m going to Japan later on in the year I’ll have to look out for this item! Very clever idea!

  38. 38
    furntiure247

    Absolutely awesome! I love the cat.

  39. 39
    Mags

    Hmm looks like they took a metal/glass coffee table, flipped the table upside down and put the glass on the top. add a cat hammok and … obviously a moneymaker…Cheap

  40. 40
    Teresa

    The hammock looks like tatami .nice


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