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November 11, 2013
Visual illusions in design can bring a bit of magic to your modern space. From floating lamps to two-legged tables, we've gathered a few products to deceive your eyes and heighten your curiosity.

Finnish designer Eeva Jokinen created a porcelain cup with false holes, a necessary piece of tableware for any Alice in Wonderland tea party.

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Illusion Table by John Brauer

The Illusion Table designed in 2005 by Danish designer John Brauer gives the impression that the transparent tablecloth is draped over an invisible frame.

Originally appeared in Conversation Piece: 8 Statement Side Tables
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The Stalker Table designed by Studio Hausen for Foundry achieves what seems to be an impossible balance.

Originally appeared in Furniture Design Series: The Side Table
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This Illusion Lamp designed by Hareide Designmill for Northern Lighting seems to be suspended in mid-air.

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yellow Ply side table by Ronan Copia of Axthor

This powder-coated steel table is designed by Ronan Copia for Axthor to balance on two legs.

Originally appeared in Furniture Design Series: The Side Table
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Cord Lamp by Design Stockholm

The electrical cord becomes the frame in this Cord Lamp manufactured by Design House Stockholm.

Originally appeared in 11 Bright Ideas in Lighting Design
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This Umbra desk clock features a walnut clock face suspending mysteriously in a glass cover.

Originally appeared in On the Clock: 7 Timepieces for your Home
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Eeva Jokinen cup

Finnish designer Eeva Jokinen created a porcelain cup with false holes, a necessary piece of tableware for any Alice in Wonderland tea party.

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