Digitus Ring

Digitus Ring

As electronic technology advances to the sub-micron level, it’s hard to imagine what kinds of things will exist in the future. Designer Charles Windlin believes we’ll see inanimate objects like rings take on highly compact and intelligent devices. The Digitus Ring concept holds 1,400 magnetic spheres each able to rotate in place.

0 Designer: Charles Windlin

The Face of Time

The Face of Time

A simple yet elegant analog watch, the World Muji watch has something distinctive to it. From a distance, you see a beautiful watch, but at close range, you can see how the designer has placed the dial graphics onto the glass face with such intricate detail. The font of the watch was created to resemble a ruler commonly used for technical precision.

0 Designer: Industrial Facility

Jacob Jensen Generations Exhibition

Jacob Jensen Generations Exhibition

If ever there were a scenario whereby we were only allowed to live with the portfolio of one designer in our home, Jacob Jensen would be our choice, hands down. And strolling through the halls of the Skive New Museum of Art in Denmark one gets an impression of what it might be like as the museum is playing host to a retrospective of two generations of Jacob Jensen Design.

0 Designer: Jacob Jensen

Controlling In Style

Controlling In Style

Hey ladies, why are remote controls so masculine in design? I mean, why hasn’t someone created a remote specifically for women, designed with a woman’s touch? Look no further because designer Chloe Fung has your back. Her Orbit Remote is to be worn like a bracelet, but has all the basic controls on board. So the next time your man watches something you despise, play a trick on him. Show him who’s really in control and doing it with style.

0 Designer: Chloe Fung

Skintile The Electronic Sensing Jewelry

Skintile The Electronic Sensing Jewelry

Body adornment that further explores emotional and physiological sensing. It explores a range of functionalities in new product forms that are playful, sensual, mood affected, bio activity stimulated, and arousal enhancing. It is a semi disposable, bio compatible, non-allergenic, breathable, mass customizable, self contained body worn accessory.

0 Design: Philips Design

Hold'em Down, Light'em Up

Hold’em Down, Light’em Up

USB thumb drives are everywhere. Many people have more than one and they’re easy to lose because of their small size. The Candle Holdem comes with 5 USB thumb drives with keychain attachments. When you plug one in, an LED lights up. From a distance, if you plug in all 5, they look like a set of candles. Now you will always know where to put your thumb drives and keys.

0 Designer: Chong Mingliang Sky

Philippe Starck Apprentice

Philippe Starck Apprentice

When you have 3 years working with Philippe Starck, your design sensibility is bound to lean towards the futuristic and esoteric. Jerome Olivet is now launching his own collection of leather goods starting with a City Bag and City Briefcase. Both bags welcome your iPod and mobile phone. Protected in a black glaze skin, it ergonomically merges with your body. Both bags will be hitting European stores at 87 and 171 Euros respectively.

0 Designer: Jerome Olivet

A Little Oregano On My Neck

A Little Oregano On My Neck

Basic and rudimentary organic shapes, inspired from cocoons and caterpillars, are interlocked to form a circle of containers for 8 different spices. Portable, these containers can be taken with you anywhere and everywhere as part of your mobile life. It may even be worn as a necklace. Every module has a different texture for tactile recognition. Manufactured out of polyamide, using Rapid Manufacturing technology a.k.a. rapid resin prototyping.

0 Designer: Hakan Gencol

Bankabank Makes Piggies Jealous

Bankabank Makes Piggies Jealous

It took nearly five years, but Detroit native David Sultana is counting on reinventing the traditional piggy bank with his vibrant, modern twist on coin storage; here’s the Bankabank.

0 Designer: David Sultana [ Available: UMA ]

Bendable Interior Object Now Avaliable!!!

Bendable Interior Object Now Avaliable!!!

BIO was first introduced in 2005 as a futuristic vision by the Swedish design studio Form Us With Love. The intention is to create unique products with focus on sustainability and environment in manufacturing, packaging, transportation, storing and assembly. We have been informed that it is now AVALIABLE!

0 Designer: Form Us With Love

Time Doesn't Have To Be That Accurate

Time Doesn’t Have To Be That Accurate

This is for all those people that never give you the exact time when you ask them. Face it, most of us do it. When we look at an analog clock, we don’t think 6:22, we think 6:20. Rounding off seems to be the fastest way to read time sans a digital watch.

0 Designer: Glen Adkins

Emergency Money Box

Emergency Money Box

Add coins at your own risk: only by smashing the glass can they be retrieved. As you watch your money literally build up, you will be torn between the desire to save more or cash in. With money rapidly disappearing into plastic cards and online transactions, the physical presence of ‘In Case of Emergency’ money box will make you think more carefully before you decide to splash out.

0 Designer: Becky Miller

2007 Pervisioni Collection Waxwatch & Birckshelf

2007 Pervisioni Collection Waxwatch & Birckshelf

Every candle has its own duration of burning. This is the starting point of our 12 hours Waxwatch. A simple overprint transforms a common candle into a sypathic a discreet time measure tool. Whether you are playing chess or having dinner, time runs decoratively backdrop.

0 Designer: Paul Kogelnig & Gabriel Heusser