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Industrial Design

Norway Has The World’s First Bike Escalator

Trondheim is the capital of Norwegian bicycling, so it comes with no surprise that it is the first city to adopt a peculiar and helpful device for cyclists in hilly surroundings – a bike-lift called Trampe.

Quirky Line Of Suits Inspired by Ugly Christmas Sweaters

This dressy suit line for Christmas fashionistas by Shinesty was(obviously) inspired by the tacky Christmas sweaters that most of us wore when we were kids (or that some of us still do!).

25 Magical Glass Globe Rings With Miniature Worlds Inside

Here’s 25 beautiful examples of how a miniature glass globe can turn into a ring.

Toy Company Transforms Children’s Drawings Into Adorable Plushies

US-based toy company Budsies can make any child a toy designer by transforming their drawings into real, accurately recreated plushies. Now, any child can experience the magic of seeing their fantasy characters come to life!

The Moon: Topographically Accurate LED Lamp Puts The Supermoon In Your Palms

Nosigner, a team of Japanese designers, came up with a unique idea for an LED lamp - a topographically accurate model of the Supermoon that occurred in 2011 in Japan. The celestial lamp was created based on data collected from the Japanese lunar orbiter spacecraft Kaguya.

Japanese Cat Owners Re-Purposed IKEA’s Doll Beds For Cats

Pets need their own place to sleep, so why can’t it look just like a human bed? Japanese cat owners started a fun trend by using popular doll beds from IKEA for their beloved felines.

“Normal Barbie” Has The Realistic Body Proportions Of A 19-Year-Old, Acne, Cellulite And Stretch Marks

Digital artist and designer Nickolay Lamm created Lamilly the “Normal Barbie,” a strong counterbalance to the classical one, with realistic proportions of an average American 19-year old, praising the beauty in all of the perfections and imperfections of a typical young woman.

33 Of The Most Original Rings You’ve Ever Seen

This list of 33 of the most creative ring designs will definitely highlight your originality and exceptional taste.

These Goldfish Tea Bags From Taiwan Turn Your Teacup Into A Fishbowl

Taiwanese company Charm Villa created an amazing and practical piece of art – tea bags that look just like goldfish when soaked in hot water. When the color of the tea inside of the bag dyes the water, the goldfish tea bags become extremely realistic.

Ecofarm: This Stylish Aquarium Uses Fish Waste To Grow Edible Herbs

Alex and Nacho, two friends in Rotterdam, have come up with a mini ecofarm in a little fish aquarium. Based on the aquaponic principle, the fish in the tank below can help you cultivate the herb garden above by feeding it with their waste.

Cat Ear Headphones With External Speakers Take Indiegogo By Storm

Two UC Berkeley alumni came up with unique headphones that fuse style, functionality, and sociability together in one product – shining Cat Ear Headphones.

This Clever Cardboard Desk Is Recyclable, Portable, And Lets You Work Standing

“Flexible, foldable, portable, affordable, and 100% recyclable” – this is how a team of designers from New Zealand describe their new portable cardboard standing desk, which they call “Refold.”