Here's another way to store your bike in your apartment: The Milestone

Milestone alone
© Takumi Ota

A lot of people are proud of their bikes and store them in their apartments; that's why 10 ways to hang your bike on the wall like a work of art is one of our most popular posts. For those who have room to store them on the floor, here is an interesting approach: The Milestone.

Made of 24 kilos of marble (52.9 pounds), nobody is going to knock your bike over when you put it in this stand. Made in Japan, it is a bargain at 78,000 yen ( US$ 655 at today's rate) because after all, it is more than just a bike stand, as designers MILE explain:

Practical and sturdy, this product transcends categorization of any kind — neither as sculpture or an object of nature. Connecting the indoors and outdoors, it serves as a buffer to blend your bicycle inside your room. The slits carved in solid stone will hold memories of you with your bike.

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