Furniture designers are starting to think outside the windowsill.
Plants are likely an essential piece of decor in your home and your workspace — they brighten up your space, they look pretty and they even have the added bonus of increasing your productivity. Retailers like Ikea are finally offering creative ways to integrate a little bit of mother nature into your decor.
Bench with planter
From the new Ikea ANVÄNDBAR collection, this bench doubles as a planter. $349, Ikea.
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