Coffin sofa


21 Responses to “Coffin sofa”

  1. Anonymous says:

    Just the thing you need if you have to deal with driving instructors from Johannesburg.

  2. Alpha Omicron says:

    Dangit, I thought it was “Coffin soda“. Now I’m disappointed.

  3. Crawford Tillinghast says:

    Oh lord, why am I suddenly having more Young Ones flashbacks..?

  4. Daemon says:

    @Roy Trumbull – The ending of that story is so very awesome.

  5. Anonymous says:

    So, when you die, can this convert back into a coffin thereby sparing your survivors the expense?

  6. muteboy says:

    Thank heavens for Habitat Sofa-coffins!

    The Young Ones caught a South African vampire in one of these. About 5:15 in…

  7. Killer Whale says:

    A sofa-coffin (from Habitat, apparently) featured in the Nasty episode of the Young Ones in the early ‘eighties:×03.html

  8. The Jones Ultimatum says:

    OOOhh bad scary.the model looks a little too undead for comfort.

  9. nanuq says:

    I think I’d be nervous about taking a nap on that thing for fear that somebody might stake me.

  10. oasisob1 says:

    Couch looks best while wearing ‘stitches choker’.

  11. bearchild says:

    It doesn’t look very comfortable…

  12. sazzamook says:

    Because The Young Ones were fantastic :D

  13. Rossy says:

    @ #5- I thought it said “Coffin soda” also. Weird.

  14. Marchhare says:


    Have we got a video?

    Love them!

  15. saint_al says:

    Makes any room more Munsters-like.

    Release the bats!

  16. Gillagriene says:

    While it looks very cool (and in purple! ♥), I require furniture that I sit on to be functionally loungable. That looks like it’d be comfortable for about two minutes. Maybe five if I had a sweatshirt on.

  17. laderoda says:

    I love it…I think.

    Makes me want to start LARP’ing the vampire thing…kinda.

  18. Anonymous says:


    What happened to the corpse?

  19. Roy Trumbull says:

    A piece of black humor by Carroll M. Capps (AKA C.C. MacApp). Through a computer error the advertising manager for a casket company gets 100 times his normal budget and makes death the new cool thing.
    The text for this story is at
    Reading of same:

  20. 3.14chan says:

    I wonder how would be the coffe table

  21. Brainspore says:

    This innovation will save a lot of trouble for your next of kin if you happen to die while watching T.V. in your living room.

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