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Flip it, slide it, stack it, hide it: Modern furniture with a twist

By John Kirchner November 5, 2012

Dwell recently featured a collection of furniture that’s designed to both save space and add little bit of “ain’t that cool?” wow-factor to your home. They’re talking about sleek, stylish, modernist furniture you’d expect from Dwell with a functional twist: they all stack, flip, twist or hide away to transform the purpose and the footprint.

Take, for example, the guest bed designed by Suite NY that serves as a twin or a double bed simply by stacking. No tools, hardware or even hinges needed. Or this double Murphy bed (OK, the collection does include more than just beds), shown above, that disappears into a 12-inch-deep wall cabinet when not in use as a pair of bunk beds.

Check out the rest of this Swiss army knife-style furniture at