Literally ‘Lying Flat’: China Embraces Human-Sized
Couches and bean bags are out, human-sized
These massive, fluffy nests are being billed by netizens as the
ultimate relaxation aid
If you search the Instagram-like platform
human dog houses
’ (人类狗窝), you will come across dozens of posts of people sprawled — with or without their dogs — on the floor.
Some of these posts are ads for
, a start-up that claims to have created “the world’s first dog bed for humans.”
The fad seems like a literal embrace of ‘
,’ the Chinese counter-cultural trend that encourages people to stop working so hard.
One Xiaohongshu user commented, “I'm going to fill my bedroom with
massive dog beds
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