Minimalist Interlocking Shelves – now there’s a clever idea

dezeen_Letagere-en-bois-by-Lucien-Gumy_1aCongratulations to Swiss industrial designer, Lucien Gumy, who has taken first prize for his interlocking wooden shelving in this year’s D3 Contest – the award for young designers at international furnishing show – imm cologne.

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L’étagère-en-bois, which means “wood shelves” in English, comprises various lengths of solid wood that can be assembled and taken apart without tools, screws or glue.

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The tapered sections of the uprights slot into the small notches cut into the edges of the boards.

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We shall have to wait and see if this innovative idea catches on here in the UK!

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