The LifeSaver Bottle designed for placing the water into any pool of water you like and would suck it through the straw. The LifeSaver Bottle($460) uses replaceable filters, which can treat about liters of water - five and half years of usage of you drank 2 liters every day.The Lifesave's filters can filter out bacteria, viruses, parasties, fungi and all other microbiological waterborne pathogens. This design was made by Michael Pritchard, it was inspired after Hurricane Katrina back in 2004.
Boffi Minikitchen($TBD) is a mini kitchen in one trolley. The Minikitchen can be described as a large trolley with an enclosed hob unit, mini-fridge, drawer, storage compartments, small cutlery drawer, sockets for small electrical appliances, big solid teak chopping board and a pull-out worktop. The Minikitchen is a re-issue of Joe Colombo's celebrated 1966 design, realised now in Corian. Check out see more pics.
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The Origin Washbowl concept by Nothing design group. Water is denial of competition. It is very cool that you just take up a stone, the water can flow out. " Water does not lower itself nor fights with one another. When met with a boulder, water does not go against it nor does it try to take the boulder is place. Model expresses such naturalness. Such natural model adds life to water. Water lost its original appearance due to mankind. The river that used to flow for the eternal time is no longer a living existence. Form objects soon have to keep the duties of formless water. "
A new way to store your shoes, or bags. NL Architects have created an storage system using rubber bicycle straps. The Droog - Straps($23), which can be mixed and matched in charcoal, red, green and white, easily attach to the wall and allow for storage of various household items. Freeform, appealing and able to meet a wide diversity of storage demands, Straps are a unique means of reducing clutter while adding a colorful wall accent. It looks cute.
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The Him and Her chairs designed by Fabio Novembre. Casamania launched the Him and Her chairs at the furniture fair in Milan last month. Made from polyethylene. The sexy chair. Him & Her are born directly from the ideas behind the Panton Chair. An evolution of the hermaphroditic original, declined into the harmony of the two sexes. They assume sculpted forms like naked models of seduction but they feel no shame.
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The p¨¦riph¨¦riques architects designed this three story house in Thionville, France. It bulit with the huge amount of glass and a metal frame. This metal-frame house is fixed on a concrete basement. The facades are made of glass outlines called "profilit", offering thermal isolation as well as intimacy protection. And each layer is angled the opposite of the one below creating a wobbly effect. Pretty!
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The Massive Digital Ceiling Clock, features 2 digits of 7-segment display, formed using industrial fluorescent tubes, are suspended from the ceiling. It is a good idea. It can display the time(show the current time in minutes), at the same time. it can as the light source. Check out see the video of this Digital Ceiling Clock.
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When first time saw this bookcase, I have hesitated to if reported it because its bad quality Pics. When I saw it again, it caught my eyes, and I searched pics... The Contemporary Bookcase designed by Younes Duret. This bookcase looks like a snowflake from its shape. It looks unique and like a antique screen from Asia. This piece has a diameter of 140cm and is available in white or black. You also can check out it at Dar en Art. Check out see more Pics.
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Thanks Mike and Maaike. It is a new way to grill. The Baja BBQ Firepack is charcoal packaging that lights instantly and burns away in the grille, making the barbeque experience simple, clean and chemical free. It is a container made up of 100% recycled paper pulp and contains two pounds of charcoal. Features an integrated chimney that creates perfect hot coals in 15-20 minutes without the aid of chemicals or lighter fluid. Manufactured by Lazzari.
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Desgner Chen & Karlsson designed Peeandgo, it is a golden urinal for women(only for woman? I want to try it, _:)). It Inspired by traditional squat urinals in Asia and Middle East. There is not price info. If you need info and inquires, contact: Johan Karlsson: johan(a)chen-karlsson.com. More Pics see here.
You will want a Hook and Go Urban Shopper($60) or a man? The perfect market sidekick-eight hooks carry bags of fresh produce and other groceries up to 70 pounds with ease. Rubber wheels roll smoothly on rough city streets, with a rubber stopper to keep the shopper upright. Folds up for compact transport and storage.
This project - Sports Furniture by Florian Hauswirth and Thomas Walde. It included a pull-up bar , which you can hang onto it and stretch; a bench, it serves as a recreational bench and is at the same time ideal to practice sit ups; and a mat which as a carpet and as a sports mat; a skipping rope and a cup. I love its pull-up bar, I think it has another function, you can hang up your clothes when it is no using. The sports furniture collection is primarily intended to maintain physical fitness at home but is at the same time a furniture collection that easily blends into the living space.
The 2-in-1 Ladder/Hand Truck($70). Unlike traditional step ladders, this unit easily converts to a heavy-duty hand truck, combining two indispensable household tools in one while taking up half the usual storage space to keep both items at hand. The aluminum frame supports 300 lbs. as a ladder and 250 lbs. as a truck and the oversized polypropylene steps provide sure footing.
An old concept design, the Elastico Bookcase($110) by Arianna Vivenzio. It is available now! Bookcase carried out in "elastomeric" material. An elastic bandage in tension among two metallic elements well secure and connected with the wall. The bookcase lets to fit inside its own interior books-frames-containers drawers and any kind of objects which remains, this way, fitted in the bandage thanks to the tension created by its own elastic nature.
Wow, this chair has four feet, which represents the love between a woman and man. The Perspective Chair desiged by Pharrell in collaboration with Domeau & P¨¦r¨¨s. You can see this chair in Paris at the Emmanuel Perrotin Galerie. The show will be from October 21st 2008 until January 10th 2009(Wow, Now only May). The chairs will be available in a few colors and only 4 of each will be sold. A fun chair.
As soon as you step onto the white platform, a meter-high fountain of water arises, showering you like a gentle summer rain. Cool! I love this.The Viteo Garden Shower(GBP 469; $938) features load of about 15kg (33 lbs) or more activates a valve to open: Water immediately rushes into the inner channel system to spray out of 16 fine cone shaped jets - height continuously adjustable from 2 to 4 meters (6ft to 13ft). The height can be regulated by adjusting the water flow from your tap.
The Tangram Bookshelves($TBD) included 7 pieces, you can arrange in any way you want to sharp: a sport man, square, tie.... " Everything changes, everything can transform itself. A square in seven pieces combined with imagination to make new shapes come to life. " Tangram Bookshelves from Lago.
French designer Ora-Ïto designed this Geronje Ora-ito kitchen for the European manufacturer Gorenje. They created a white, four-ton prototype is freestanding and transportable prototype, made from a single block of material and built so that it can be set up in the open air. It also can be equipped with Ito's line of black glass appliances. Now this kitchen prototype shown at the 2008 Foire de Paris of the kitchen of the future for Gorenje.
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