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Camping in a Doughnut

Camping in a Doughnut

I NEED THIS! This is the perfect solution to the struggle of pitching large tents for more than just a couple of your friends to go on a vacation or a camping trip. The unique design makes it easy to pack up, store and put together to make your trip stress free and incredibly easy.(…)

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Drop Knowledge

Drop Knowledge

Headphones are an integral part of music listening by yourself, but consider the possibility of using them to connect with others as well. By using a feature that allows you to share your sound experiences with others, the Sound Drop headphones by Indeed Innovation are changing the way that you experience sounds. Wireless headphones are an(…)

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Powered Flower

Powered Flower

Flowers open their petals to allow sunshine in, so why not have a lamp that open to allow light out? In making a flower-themed lamp that goes beyond aesthetic, designer Constantin Bolimond has created the BLOOM lamp, a beautiful pendant lamp with petals that open and close to constrict or let out the light. Flower(…)

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Burnie Started the Fire

Burnie Started the Fire

Those who love nature know that any alternative product that is good for the environment is good for all of us. That’s why innovations to common devices, such as camp stoves, are so important. One such innovation is Burnie, the all wood self-burning grill. By creating a cooking device that merely uses itself up and(…)

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Creative Cam

Creative Cam

A lot of us ride bicycles, and those who do know the importance of having some serious mudguards on your tires. Particularly if you live in a rainy area and especially if you ride to and from work, mudguards keep at least some of the elements off of you. Knowing the importance of these accessories(…)

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Seasoned Sailing

Seasoned Sailing

Capturing the beauty and power of the open water is a challenge and a pleasure for designers of sailing crafts. One particular design that rises to this challenge by using untraditional shapes and utilizing an extendable platform for extra space, is the concept yacht by Lujac Desautel, the Salt Yacht. Concept yachts like the Helios(…)

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Enjoy Snow in Style

Enjoy Snow in Style

Hate winter because of the cold and snow? This new snowmobile design will change your mind. A lot of people dislike this season and find no use for it, but now you will want to be out and about in it endlessly! Learn to love the winter with the Snow Crawler concept snowmobile from Mindsailors.(…)

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Fly Like an Eagle

Fly Like an Eagle

Set in the not-too-distant future, this new concept plane features an astonishing layout that resembles a bird in flight. And not only does it look like a bird, but it is good for the birds; by using quantum mechanic technology, it would produce zero-contaminant emissions. Designed by Oscar Viñals  the AWWA-QG “Progress Eagle” Quantum Airplane could brighten(…)

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Tie the Knot in the Ribbon

Tie the Knot in the Ribbon

Everyone knows that weddings are one of the most special moments in a couple’s life, so why not have it in one of the most magical locations in the world? That was the idea behind the Ribbon Wedding Chapel, designed by Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP Co. A beautiful structure situated beside the Inland Sea of Japan,(…)

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Do You Wanna Go Sledding?

Do You Wanna Go Sledding?

Sledding is a great pastime for kids or adults, but carrying and storing sleds can prove difficult because of their bulkiness. To take all the stress out of sledding and offer better portability and storage options, the designers at Maarno have created the Folding Sled! Snow sleds are a common household item for people who(…)

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Crystal Clear

Crystal Clear

While it looks like a giant hunk of hard quartz, this new chair is actually a comfortable resting place! Using the mathematical algorithm of quartz’s crystalline structure, Ctrlzak and Davide Barzaghi have created the Quartz chair for your amazement (and comfort). Comfy rock-themed chairs are a fund way to lounge around or entertain guests. Rock(…)

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Let It Rain

Let It Rain

What if you could harness the gentle, cleansing feel of a rainstorm or a waterfall, and turn it into your in-home shower? Well, it’s now possible with the new shower design by Naser Nasiri and Taher Nasiri called Rain Soft Shower. Showers are meant to offer cleanliness and relaxation, and many people see them as(…)

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The Barebones Necessities

The Barebones Necessities

If you love the outdoors, you know the importance of a good lantern. Whether you’re camping, hiking, canoeing, or any other wilderness activity, a lantern is a necessity the moment it starts to get dark. Not only do you need the light, but it also obviously cannot use electricity to power it, so you need it(…)

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Custom Air

Custom Air

Fresh air and the smell of the environment are a key to immersing oneself in a place. But not all of us have the luxury of traveling the world; so the brilliant designer Yeontaek Lee came up with the next best thing: Air Jumper! Air fresheners like the kinds you get in a can from(…)

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Eco Fridge

Eco Fridge

Imagine a fridge that you wanted green things to grow in! No, it’s not a sign to clean out your fridge – it’s the ecosystem you have created with Verdant, The Eco Refrigerator by Yolegmma Márquez, Erin Glaberson and Emily Kvale. In creating a product that promotes sustainable living, these young designers have chosen to remake one(…)

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