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Sushi Roller by Osko + Deichmann

Sushi Roller by Osko + Deichmann

Traditional Japanese dishes have won many Europeans and Americans over with their taste and visual appeal, and none more so than sushi. The last decade has seen sushi shift from classy restaurants to the home kitchen with more and more people growing an interest in making their own sushi. Becoming a professional sushi chef requires […]

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Credit Card Size Cell Phone Charger

Credit Card Size Cell Phone Charger

This light, cordless cell phone charger is uniquely designed to fit in a wallet’s credit card slot and provides an indispensable extra half hour on your phone battery life for those moments when we just can not afford to be cut off from the rest of the world. It is only a quarter of an […]

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T-Shirt Folder

T-Shirt Folder

Most of the photos for this design are self-explanatory. This fool-proof T-shirt folding aid made from cardboard comes in handy to (mostly male) college students that like to keep their dorm room neat and tidy and conserve some space but lack the skills required to fold a T-shirt beautifully. It comes complete with simple instructions […]

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Rinser Toothbrush

Rinser Toothbrush

“Rinser” is a toothbrush ingeniously designed to turn the mundane task of brushing your teeth into a fun and pleasant experience. This unique design, winner of the red dot design award, allows you to wash your mouth without bending over too much or using an old-fashioned cup by turning the brush into a power fountain. […]

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Collapsible Boat by Thibault Penven

Collapsible Boat by Thibault Penven

This collapsible boat concept reminiscent of a camping tent was designed by Thibault Penven of the Cantonal School of Art and Design in Lausanne, Switzerland. Based on the simple principles of the power of pushing and pulling at any of the number of point of contacts between the individual frames, it is quick to unfold, […]

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Magnetic Hammer by Jung Soo Park

Magnetic Hammer by Jung Soo Park

This interesting solution by designer Jung Soo Park allows you to gather those pesky nails without the bother of picking them up one by one. Very often there are crooked nails left after you have finished nailing anything, aren’t there? It could be at times hazardous to your health to try and pick them up […]

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Divided sleeping bag

Divided sleeping bag

Sleeping in the open or just visiting a friend requires a sleeping bag. But sometimes it is easy to feel trapped by the zipper, especially if you like turning in your sleep. This product allows you to move freely and stay warm at the same time. If you feel your legs need more “breathing space”, […]

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Folding ladder

Folding ladder

Most of us have one of those at home. But even if we fold it, it seems to always take up too much space. This innovative design turns the otherwise tough to handle ladder into a useful lightweight tool that is above all more than easy to store. As you can see on the photos, […]

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Reel – customize your bike

Reel - customize your bike

“Reel” utilizes the bike frame triangle in any way you choose fit- you can customize it to your own needs and it comes in very handy when you are lacking a luggage carrier. It has sticky silicone buds to help you position the ribbon to let you ride around with anything from water bottles to […]

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