• Tassimo Brewbot Makes Hot Drinks, Thinks It’s A Robot

    Tassimo Brewbot Makes Hot Drinks, Thinks It’s A Robot

    In a perfect world, a coffee-making robot will not just make you a hot drink, it will rouse you up from bed with a steaming fresh cup in hand.  Since you can’t have that yet, you might as well make do with this: the Tassimo Brewbot. Designed to make enjoying a delicious cup of your favorite hot drink as simple as possible, the compact kitchen appliance can make your choice of seven different drinks at the push of a button.  [...]

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  • Rock Band Storage Ottoman Stores Your Rhythm Gaming Gear

    Rock Band Storage Ottoman Stores Your Rhythm Gaming Gear

    Need a place to neatly store all your rhythm gaming instruments while spending the remainder of the year playing COD: Black Ops?  You might be interested in the Rock Band Storage Ottoman, a functional sitting and storage chattel built to cram your roster of fake instruments. Created by Level Up Gear, the compartment is specially designed to host the ensemble of peripherals that typically come with Rock Band and Guitar Hero.  It’s got Velcro loops to hold up to two [...]

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  • Fridge Couch Repurposes Old Stuff Into Living Room Furniture

    Fridge Couch Repurposes Old Stuff Into Living Room Furniture

    If you’re serious about conserving resources, you really shouldn’t buy your furniture new.  Impress the snot out of the recycling police with the Fridge Couch, a clunky-looking living room seater made from various refurbished parts. As you can tell from the name, part of the ensemble is made from old refrigerators.  One look at the photos and you’ll know just which parts those are — the frame on the thing looks unmistakably like a fridge.  But that’s not where the [...]

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  • Breville Pie Maker Churns Out Four Hot Pies In 8 Minutes

    Breville Pie Maker Churns Out Four Hot Pies In 8 Minutes

    Do you love pies, but can’t bake if your life depended on it?  Not a problem with the Breville Pie Maker, a handy kitchen appliance that can crank out individual-sized pies with as little work as possible. Designed for quick operation, the cooking machine can turn up fruit pies, meat pies, quiches, tarts and any other weird mess with a crust you can concoct in as little as eight minutes.  That way, you can keep pumping out the piping hot [...]

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  • Your Chair Now Has Endless Storage Space Between Cushions

    Your Chair Now Has Endless Storage Space Between Cushions

    Any time the remote is missing, that crevice under the cushion of the sofa is always the smart place to look.  Since that crack seems a natural magnet for holding small objects, someone decided to stop getting mad and just embrace it.  The Lost In Sofa Chair is the result. Designed by  Japanese studio Daisuke Motogi Architecture, the chair is made up entirely of small cushions, with lines upon lines of that seemingly magnetic crevasse.  That way, you can stop [...]

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  • Filtrete Water Station Offers A Convenient Home Solution For Clean Bottled Water

    Filtrete Water Station Offers A Convenient Home Solution For Clean Bottled Water

    A regular diet of bottled water can rack up in costs over the duration of an entire month.  That’s why folks seeking out alternatives is no surprise.  The Filtrete Water Station offers one of the best substitutes we’ve seen to picking up bottle after bottle from the convenience store. Some folks I know make do with a Brita jug and a reusable bottle, which should work well enough.  This new product, however, easily bests that in convenience, allowing you to [...]

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  • Simplehuman Sensor Trash Can Offers Multiple Modes Of Disposing Your Garbage

    Simplehuman Sensor Trash Can Offers Multiple Modes Of Disposing Your Garbage

    Don’t like touching the trash can?  I can respect that – it’s icky and gross.  With the Simplehuman Sensor Can, a high-tech touch-free garbage receptacle, you don’t have to. Just like other modern electronic waste containers, it comes with sensors for automatically popping the lid open when you’re about to throw something in the can.  Unlike them, however, it doesn’t have to open every time someone walks past it.  Instead, it offers multiple modes, allowing you to choose how it [...]

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  • Aakkoset Bookshelf Organizes Your Things Alphabet-Style

    Aakkoset Bookshelf Organizes Your Things Alphabet-Style

    Looking for a different home shelf solution?  While it’s far from the most efficient storage furniture we’ve seen (I mean, how many things can you really fit into an “S” shape), the Aakkoset bookshelf sure is original. Designed by Lincoln Kayiwa, the piece comes with all 26 letters of the English alphabet carved right into the body, which you’ll be using as the actual shelving spaces.  It’s actually a pretty clever solution when you need to organize a few magazines, [...]

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  • Shell Digital Kitchen Scale Folds Up Into An Inconspicuous Slab

    Shell Digital Kitchen Scale Folds Up Into An Inconspicuous Slab

    Does it make you mad when friends borrow stuff from your kitchen and never return it?  Well, now you can atleast hide your food scale from those ungrateful slobs by disguising it like the Shell Digital Kitchen Scale, which looks like a random paperweight (or a cyborg turtle hiding in his metal shell) when not in use. When kept for storage, the scale looks like a mouse peripheral with no buttons.  Lift the lid and turn it upside down, however, [...]

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  • MyKea Design Pimps Your Ikea Furniture

    MyKea Design Pimps Your Ikea Furniture

    Love Ikea, but can’t stand the bare finish on every piece of furniture you get?  Jazz ‘em up with decals from MyKea Design, who specialize in custom-fit adhesive covers for popular Ikea pieces. What assembled chattel do you get to dress up?  They current support only a handful of the big I’s best sellers, namely the Malm Dresser, the Billy Bookcase, the Expedit Bookcase, the Expedit Coffee Table, the Malm Bed, the Lack Coffee Table and the Pax Wardrobe.  Still, [...]

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  • Scott Naturals Tube-Free Toilet Paper Rolls Without Anything In The Middle

    Scott Naturals Tube-Free Toilet Paper Rolls Without Anything In The Middle

    Some products are cool.  Others are just downright magical.  That second one’s the case with the new Scott Naturals Tube-Free toilet paper.  Yes, a roll of toilet paper without a tube in the middle. Witchcraft?  Voodoo magic?  Alien technology?  We’re not sure which one they really used, but the crazy thing really is bundled in a roll and will supposedly stay that way until you’ve used every last sheet.  Since there’s no tube to throw away, there’s supposedly less waste.  [...]

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  • Letto Zip Bed Lets You Hide Your Messy Sheets

    Letto Zip Bed Lets You Hide Your Messy Sheets

    Do you also hate making the bed?  Good for you.  It is a soulless activity that’s neither fun nor life-affirming.  As you can tell, I’m not a fan, either.  That’s why I think this Letto Zip Bed is one of the greatest bedroom inventions ever. Created by Italian outfit, Florida Furniture, the clever bunk is designed to let you skip folding the sheets, while leaving your sleeping area looking clean.  How can that happen?  By having a zip-up dress that [...]

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  • Fake TV Tricks Burglars Into Thinking Someone’s Home

    Fake TV Tricks Burglars Into Thinking Someone’s Home

    Having people inside your house will logically make the chances of being burglarized a less-likely outcome. If you can’t get someone to man your fort while you’re away, though, the Fake TV offers a possible avenue for creating that same impression. You know how some people automate their home lighting to turn on at specific times to pretend the house isn’t vacant?  This thing works the same way.  Except, instead of just loungeroom lights, it mimics the light produced by [...]

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  • Christmas Handyman Gear: The Holiday Decorator’s Toolvest

    Christmas Handyman Gear: The Holiday Decorator’s Toolvest

    Being the resident handyman of your abode, it will be your manly duty to take down the Halloween decorations and put up the Christmas lights later in the year.  Just like any job, those holiday lighting duties will get a tad easier once you have the right equipment.  You need the Holiday Decorator’s Toolvest. Designed by “holiday lighting professionals” (if you can believe there is such a profession), the utility vest aims to make your holiday decorating as efficient as [...]

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  • Chop Is A Donut Shaped Mincing Knife And A Weapon

    Chop Is A Donut Shaped Mincing Knife And A Weapon

    Knives are cool.  Knives with unusual shapes are even cooler.  The Chop is a mincing knife that’s shaped like a donut with a half-moon blade and all the awesomeness that description suggests. Devised by the Lucidi Pevere Design Studio, half of the circular contraption is made up of the blade, with the other half serving as the handle.  Because of the shape, you can hold it in a much more natural position while you chop herbs and vegetables into fine [...]

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  • Urbankind Decks Home Furniture With Colorful Street Art

    Urbankind Decks Home Furniture With Colorful Street Art

    Buying furniture is boring.  Unless you like boring things that look like they leapt out of a catalog your mother likes, that is.    UrbanKind takes the most uninspired chattels and decks them in colorful graffiti stencil art, giving each one an entirely unique look all its own. The process is really as simple as it sounds.  They take a random article of furniture and one of the artists (they commission well-known graffiti and urban artists) goes to work, decorating it [...]

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  • Storage Containers Designed As Lego Parts

    Storage Containers Designed As Lego Parts

    Plastic containers are awesome for organizing your stuff.  These new Lego Storage Boxes, however, take the awesomeness to another level, giving you functional containers dressed up like giant interlocking bricks. Exclusively available from UK-based Store, the storage solutions are officially licensed Lego products.  As such, they look exactly like the classic construction toys, making them an ideal clutter-organizing option for Lego fans of all ages. Available in medium (four knobs) and large (eight knobs) bricks, as well as a giant [...]

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  • Barrelly Made It Makes Furniture Out Of Oak Wine Barrels

    Barrelly Made It Makes Furniture Out Of Oak Wine Barrels

    Like your furniture the way you like your liver?  You know, the kind that’s seen plenty of alcohol during its heyday.  That’s exactly what you’ll get with Barrelly Made It’s line of home furnishings made from upcycled wine barrels. Crafted by Swedish artist Gustaf Anders Rooth and his team down in Southern California, the outfit produces each high-quality furniture from repurposed French oak wine barrels.  Ninety-nine percent of each barrel is completely recycled, so you can pair some treehugging smugness [...]

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  • Front And Back Clock Uses The Battery As Hands

    Front And Back Clock Uses The Battery As Hands

    Granted, fancy wall clocks won’t tell time any more accurately than the two-dollar plastic crap you bought at the Flea Market.  You gotta admit, though, that wall-mounted timepieces like the “Front and Back” are way more awesome to look at. Created by Giha Woo, the time-telling machine features two concentric circles that turn independently from each other.   Each one has an open loading bay for one AA battery that also doubles as the clock hands – the slot on the [...]

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