We Want This Wall-Mounted Folding Desk

We’re a pretty satisfied bunch, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t covetous. Sometimes we see things out there that we just must have. Cool Things We Want is an archive of those earthly desires.

(via) Latvian shop Bitman Wood makes these laminated birch-plywood, wall-mounted folding desks that take up just 6 inches of wall space when folded and drop to include built-in shelves and a wiring cut-out for chargers. They look to be the perfect workspace solution for small Vancouver apartments. We’d pounce if we found something similar that was produced/sold locally.

UPDATE: Check out East Van’s own Modeller, which does something very similar, not to mention custom work!

There are 5 comments

  1. have a look at http://WeskWorkspaces.com based out of Vancouver and manufactured in Victoria

    Their wall mounted desk offers a sitting and standing configuration as well as being able to close and save space. Similar to the version in the article, but more ergonomic friendly!

    They are currently accepting orders for their first 10 limited edition products.

We Want One of These Very Special Bottles of Local Cabernet Franc

The very BC story of this wine - originally made for two Chinatown restaurants - has us wishing for a sip before it's all gone...

We Want to Learn How to Tie All the Knots That Every Camper Should Know

The skills will prove super handy when Covid-19 gets under control and we're all given the green light to go camping in our parks again.

How to Make a Model of the Moon at Home While Social Distancing

All you need is a plastic sphere, some candle wax, a sheet of sandpaper, some paint and a global pandemic that gives you the time.

We Want One of Local Artist Christina Kenton’s Fanciful Bic Lighter Sculptures

These cases are hand-sewn, built up and painted over with intricate patterns to create elaborate dioramas of animals and objects.