It’s a fast-paced world out there. Fast food, fast fashion—it seems like all aspects of our lives have been pushed into the fast lane and not always for the best.
And now we are squarely in the age of “fast furniture,” characterized by the bounty of cheap, flimsy, and disposable furnishing options on the market. Unlike the furniture of our grandparents, furniture today is often not made to last generations (let alone an apartment move). As a result, furniture is taking its toll on the planet, and our wallets.