This surreal cocktail table from the 1970s was draped in fabric and then coated with resin, giving it a strange rigidity. It's up for auction on eBay with a BuyItNow price of $495. Plasticized fabric-covered coffee table (eBay, thanks Michael-Anne Rauback!)
David Pescovitz is Boing Boing's co-editor/managing partner. He's also a research director at Institute for the Future. On Instagram, he's @pesco.