"I took it upon myself to take a shopping cart and make a statement with it. I reclaimed LA's iconic shopping cart and created furniture for kids to enjoy in these urban Los Angeles areas. The project is a criticism of the scarcity of recreational functions for kids growing up in a dense city like Los Angeles."
"The Love Handles Chair is a full-figured lounge chair inspired by body's natural cures. The chairs's lounge profile and generous cushioning encourage relaxation and optimal comfort. The Love Handles Chair features a dynamic thermo-sensitive finish that shiflts color in sresponse to boday heat. Sitting on the chair will activate the piece's color changing propeties and leave behind temporary prints of the body in surprising new colors."
"Feeling safe is not necessarily being safe. We feel protected and secure in surroundings that are familiar to us, where we can control the space around us - physically or psychologically.
The Daily Shelter is a table inspired by my grandfather Sigvald Andreas Brandth. He was an inventive designer who based many of his ideas on excitement, humor and secrets. And just like his many designs, this table has a hidden story.
At first glance it looks like an ordinary table. But for the one who knows its secret, it can be transformed into a shelter where one can hide from scary sounds, ghosts or family members. Just like a snail feels safe in its house.
Japan's Yantouch Jellyfish LED RGB Lamp(JPY 14,800 about $160) shaped like a like UFO, which has a unique touch panel interface that you can use to cycle between colors and brightness levels. You can change any of 16 million unique colors and brightness levels via its touch panel interface. You can also set the lamp to automatically cycle through colors or illuminate only the undercarriage—resulting in a cool backlighting effect. It looks Cool
"Two suction cups hold this weather-resistant digital outdoor thermometer on the outside of any window, to give you a quick read on the outside temperature without having to leave the house."
Table&Tennis is a ping-pong-spec conference/dining table that easily transitions from one to the other. A nice conference table turns into a ping pong table when you needed. Cool idea!
"Water simply beads up and rolls off its waterproof paper. AquaNotes is so durable, you can even write underwater. Each pencil is made from 100% natural cedar that is water resistant."
"No ordinary alarm clock: the Princess and the Pea Alarm Clock ("PPAC") leaves no room for snoozing, inflating a green "pea" between the mattress and box spring, making it impossible to stay in bed. In the tin can, a homemade Arduino-compatible board with clock and memory chips handles the alarm clock functions, and a power block under the night stand provides power and relays driving the sprinkler valve or other alarming alarm functions."
Now you have a really cool way to open your door, you may see it in the movie. Check out the Chinavision Facial Recognition door lock($456), which sports a pair of night vision cameras which use advanced 3D imaging to map your face in less than a second. It is ability to store up to 500 faces, so it's primary function is logging worker’s attendance, but it does also unlock doors.
This Long-D Clock has a dual time piece that displays twin time zones in a visually subtle manner. See the images again, actually it has secondary hand in a contrasting color that lets yo know the twin time zones. Cool design!
"Intended to allow users to read the times of twin time zones in a visually subtle style while maintaining a regular relationship with someone on the other side of the globe. The colour contrast of secondary clock hands have been delicately reduced to appear like a shadow on the interface acting as a conscious reminder of the distance between the user and their connections abroad. With a passing glance the user can quickly and easily attain the information from the clock.
"FireGlo helps create the perfect ambiance for your decorative fireplace or gel burner. An alcohol based gel fuel, FireGlo provides genuine flames and a realistic crackling sound. It is soot free, has no odor, and can be burned safely in any size room. Each can burns for 2-3 hours, and can be reused until empty"