Although this bed’s overall design looks really sleek, as many Italian bed often are, it doesn’t seem comfortable when you realize that underneath the mattress you’re sleeping on, is a bathtub. Or that, with just a simple flick, your bedroom can turn into a bathroom.
It’s probably a convenient space-saver to have the whole thing designed this way.
The bed part of this construction easily levitates to the ceiling when its owners want to use the tub. The design is ingenous and creative, albeit a little tricky because there’s comfort and safety to consider.
The bed even comes with an open space shower enclosure which can be installed and removed with preference.
But we’d like to think most people prefer the traditional — with bedrooms and bathrooms separate.
What do you think?
For more of this, you can look into this NY Times article on The Cult of Disappearing Design.