Resembling a piece of furniture created by a concerned mother, the Nest Chair welcomes anyone in its comfortable embrace. Built as a hybrid between a chair and a guest bed, the high quality futon mattress can be transformed from a nice lounge chair into a mattress for guests in no time. Its versatility makes this piece of furniture perfect for urban settings, provided you like vivid colours and playful shapes. Designed by Danish industrial designer , the Nest is a simple, viable piece of furniture constructed for urban spaces. We found this hybrid on and the inspiration connects two cultures: “The idea behind the furniture is to combine characteristics of the Japanese design tradition with western preference for comfort and functionality. Redesign the traditional futon bed toward a young user group, while challenging the mind-set concerning a multifunctional piece of furniture for a small area. The project was carried out as a group in a collaboration with a Danish furniture manufacturer – Karup A/S.