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Smell Your WhatsApp Messages with a Lab Kit
Smell Your WhatsApp Messages with a Lab Kit

Osmothèque is Jade de Robles Rossdale's procedural kit that enables users to create scents based on a textual message

What does the phrase “I love you” smell like? How about “I hate you?”Jade de Robles Rossdale‘s Osmothèque is an interactive laboratory that translates WhatsApp messages into smells by utilizing a unique formula that deconstructs texts into basic emotions and mixes fragrances attributed to said emotions based on the varying levels and degrees of the feelings.

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Designer Makes Clothes for Wheelchair-Bound Individuals
Designer Makes Clothes for Wheelchair-Bound Individuals

Designer Lucy Jones' clothes allow paraplegics to dress themselves and move more comfortably

Advantage Blocks is a manual by Parsons student Lucy Jones meant to let people make clothes for people who are bound to a wheelchair or have physical disabilities.

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Pencil Sharpeners Get Second Act as Birdhouses
Pencil Sharpeners Get Second Act as Birdhouses

The Nest Project creates city-ready homes for birds, with pencil shavings serving as nest materials

Amid the noise of city life, some sounds are harder to hear, such as the chirping of birds. Without their natural habitat, songbirds leave urban areas for greener pastures, woods, and parks. Fieldwork Facility, a UK-based design firm, hopes to change that through The Nest Project, an initiative to bring birds back to cities by encouraging people to work in pencil for a single week.

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Kiss Your Standard Cup O’ Joe Goodbye
Kiss Your Standard Cup O’ Joe Goodbye

Make out with or deep sea dive into your morning brew with the Coffee Lid: Take Kiss Out, Subsea Coffee or Goat mugs

Korean designer Jang WooSeok invites you to get intimate with your java with the introduction of his latest project: the Coffee Lid: Take Kiss Out. Designed to look like a kissy mouth, the lid introduces a new style of contact that mimics the sensation of making out. Be it a horn, submarine or a fresh pair of lips, a growing trend toward the way people indulge in drinking coffee is emerging.

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Turn Your Old IKEA Catalog Into a Unique Cushion
Turn Your Old IKEA Catalog Into a Unique Cushion

KÜSS will be filled with shredded pieces of customers' catalogs and features a design by Charles Kaisin

To celebrate the arrival of the new 2016 catalog, IKEA is recycling its old catalogs and using the shredded material as filling for a unique new cushion. KÜSS has been designed by the internationally-renowned Belgian designer Charles Kaisin.

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No More Spilled Drinks With Anti-Fall Barware
No More Spilled Drinks With Anti-Fall Barware

Mighty Mug Barware will keep your glass standing with its brand of grip technology

Accidentally spilling wine on your new carpet isn’t a great way to cap off the night. Neither is toppling over a glass of beer on your laptop. But did you know that accidentally knocking over your mug may never be a problem again? Mighty Mug Barware will save the day with its revolutionary answer to spillage.

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The Picnic of the Future Fits in a Space Backpack
The Picnic of the Future Fits in a Space Backpack

Designed for the Picnic 2.0, the Atelier TERATOMA breaks apart into a table, cup holders, tray and thermal cushions

Taking a look at pop culture or the ambitious nature of SpaceX and Mars One makes it pretty obvious we’re obsessed with the future. So it’s not a surprise that Atelier TERATOMA (aka Eugenio Fernández and Victor Nouman) has taken it upon themselves to design an astronaut-inspired backpack for urban dwellers.

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Yves Béhar Reimagines the Modern Thermostat
Yves Béhar Reimagines the Modern Thermostat

fuseproject and British Gas are bringing a connected home to millions in the UK via an everywhere-friendly design

The thermostat recently got a much needed redesign when Swiss designer Yves Béhar and his fuseproject team worked with British Gas to develop and construct the Hive 2.

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Should the Future Home Have an Airplane Mode?
Should the Future Home Have an Airplane Mode?

RAM House is seeking to devote a section of your living space to a Wi-Fi, cellphone, and radio-isolated lifestyle

Genoa-based design research collaborative Space Caviar, in cooperation with Bolzano’s storage and organization company Prokoss-Mobilrot, have made a space whose architecture serves as a nod to the curtain of the future. The RAM House is capable of filtering out electronic signals, the type necessary in our visions for the connected home.

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To Meet Creative Professionals’ Tech Needs, A Jacket Rethinks Pocket Sizes
To Meet Creative Professionals’ Tech Needs, A Jacket Rethinks Pocket Sizes

The Phoenix Mark II Jacket has pockets that fit an iPad Mini, a small notepad and some pens

This jacket is described as having been “tailored specifically for creative professionals and technologists.” The creation of artist and designer Michael Mulvey, the Phoenix Mark II jacket is adapted to life in today’s world.

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LEGO-Style Blocks for the Office, Convention Center and Disaster Zone
LEGO-Style Blocks for the Office, Convention Center and Disaster Zone

EverBlock are modular building blocks that translate the functionality of a LEGO set to an endless array of adult-world scenarios

EverBlock lets adults build furniture from nightstands to bookshelves to disaster relief shelters out of identical, interlocking blocks similar to a LEGO set. Structurally and conceptually, they’re nearly identical to their smaller counterpart—though they come in a narrower variety of shapes and sizes.

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