• Paperweight Desk Is Made From Sturdy Cardboard, Assembles In Minutes

    Paperweight Desk Is Made From Sturdy Cardboard, Assembles In Minutes

    Setting up a fly-by-night office is hard. Getting all those desks and stuff set up can actually take long hours, even days. Smart scoundrels who demand efficiency can definitely do better with the Paperweight Desk, a lightweight cardboard table that can be carried by hand and assembled in minutes. No longer will you need to abandon perfectly good furniture when you need to run in a jiffy. Just take the desks apart (three minutes average), carry them to the back, [...]

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  • Coney Island Line Of Furniture Uses Wood From Demolished Boardwalk

    Coney Island Line Of Furniture Uses Wood From Demolished Boardwalk

    Coney Island may no longer be the center of amusement attractions it once was. Regardless, it holds a special place in many of New Yorker’s hearts (including myself) and furniture company Uhuru is paying tribute by unveiling their Coney Island Line, a series of limited edition pieces inspired by the historic Brooklyn spot. More than adopting the former resort as basis for the design of the pieces, the company decided to use actual Ipe wood that’s been reclaimed from the [...]

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  • Old Incandescents Find Second Life As Light Bulb Terrarium

    Old Incandescents Find Second Life As Light Bulb Terrarium

    Every working area should have at least one living thing, apart from you (we’re assuming you aren’t a zombie, of course). A fish on a bowl or a plant can do so much to liven up a dreary desk. Yes, even a plant inside a lighting fixture. We’re talking about the Light Bulb Terrarium, a crafty table decoration that sets up an actual living plant inside an old incandescent bulb. Small and compact, it barely takes up any space in [...]

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  • Scary Shower Curtain Puts A Creepy, Shadowy Figure In Your Bathroom

    Scary Shower Curtain Puts A Creepy, Shadowy Figure In Your Bathroom

    Want to creep out guests who ask to use your bathroom? Regale yourself in a symphony of mortified screams with the Scary Shower Curtain, which makes it look like there’s a shadowy figure hiding behind the hanging drape. The bathroom is traditionally one of the scariest places of the house. For some reason, ghosts have a habit of haunting within tiled walls where people scrub their bodies clean. This curtain should play that up even further, adding an absolutely creepy [...]

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  • Eat Now, Poker Later: The Convertible Dining And Game Table

    Eat Now, Poker Later: The Convertible Dining And Game Table

    Dining table come mealtime, poker table when the boys come over. While that slab of wood on your kitchen probably does the same, it doesn’t exactly do it with the same flair as the Convertible Dining And Game Table, a luxury-drenched dual-function furniture that flips from an enamel top to a felt-covered playing area. It starts out life as a modern fixture for your dining room, complete with mood-lighting for those extra special dinners. Once the family have finished their [...]

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  • Dutch Boy Refresh Is A Paint That Absorbs Odors

    Dutch Boy Refresh Is A Paint That Absorbs Odors

    Your room stinks? Forget about stocking up on air freshener and simply give your interiors a new coat of paint. Not just any mixture, though. You gotta go with the Dutch Boy Refresh, a new paint armed with stink-absorbing technology. Once the odor vapor molecules come in contact with the wall surface, as they will inevitably do, the paint will capture and lock them under its film. But won’t your walls smell? No chance of the smells being released, according [...]

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  • Auton Dream Machine Hides Your TV Under The Bed

    Auton Dream Machine Hides Your TV Under The Bed

    Auton has managed to make a living crafting clever TV mounts, lifts and automatic concealing contraptions of all sorts. Their latest product, the Auton Dream Machine, extends where you can stealthily hide the TV at the touch of a button: right under the bed. Joining the manufacturer’s fancy line of swiveling wall segments, closet displays and ceiling-mounted descending rigs, the new device slides the TV under your bed and swivels it up when you’re ready to watch. It fits under [...]

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  • Champ Sofa Transforms From Couch To Punching Bag

    Champ Sofa Transforms From Couch To Punching Bag

    Remember that awesome Table Tennis Door? The man responsible for it, German designer Tobias Fraenzel, is back to his old, clever ways with a new out-of-the-mold creation. Called the Champ Sofa, it’s a comfy couch with a backrest that swivels into a punching bag for releasing all your pent-up aggression on. Every time I watch the UFC on pay-per-view with my buddies, someone (usually a friend of a friend) eventually gets up and begins making fighting motions. I blame the [...]

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  • ActiveIon Ionator Turns Water Into An Antibacterial Cleansing Agent

    ActiveIon Ionator Turns Water Into An Antibacterial Cleansing Agent

    Like magic, the ActiveIon Ionator vows to turn ordinary tap water into a sanitizing industrial solvent. That means no more trips to the grocery for professional-grade chemical cleaners. Just put batteries, fill it from the faucet and get rid of up to 99% of bacteria. How does it work? Once filled with liquid from your water supply, a cell applies a slight electrical charge to the contents, which then passes through an ion exchange membrane that turns it into ionized [...]

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  • Ecomat’s Lego-Like Blocks Want To Replace Your Walls

    Ecomat’s Lego-Like Blocks Want To Replace Your Walls

    Even though it’s been done before, building an entire house out of Lego bricks remains a terrible idea. If you use Lego-style bricks that’s been specifically designed for constructing homes, however, it could be different. That’s exactly what Ecomat is doing with their giant building blocks, which they’re touting to be usable for building both temporary and permanent structures. Styled like giant Lego bricks, the materials have an interlocking design, allowing you to pile individual pieces into a variety of [...]

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  • SofaHanger Is A Tray That Hooks On Your Armrest

    SofaHanger Is A Tray That Hooks On Your Armrest

    Tired of knocking over drinks and sandwiches you keep putting on your sofa’s armrest? Never lose a bacon and peanut butter sandwich to a dirty floor again with the SofaHanger, a stylish tray designed to hang right on your couch’s arm. Created by European company Vanpey, the contraption adds a functional side table without the bulk of one. Just plop it along the edge of your sofa and use it to hold any of the stuff you’ll usually have strewn [...]

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  • Swiss Spice Humid Proof Salt & Pepper Shaker For Portable Taste Buds

    Swiss Spice Humid Proof Salt & Pepper Shaker For Portable Taste Buds

    Take out food can be a hit or miss,  especially when there’s not enough spices to suit your taste. That’s why discerning eaters need to arm themselves with the Swiss Spice Humid Proof Salt & Pepper Shaker, a portable container for food flavoring that you can keep in your pocket. Hotdog too bland? Put a little salt on it. The soup too sweet? Rile up your taste buds with a dash of pepper. Sprinkle it in your takeout BLT, onion [...]

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  • GE Energy Smart LED Bulb Brings 450 Lumens And 25,000 Hours Of Use

    GE Energy Smart LED Bulb Brings 450 Lumens And 25,000 Hours Of Use

    A new lightbulb is far from the most exciting piece of technology, but the GE Energy Smart LED Bulb offers a peek at what’s essentially the home lighting of the future. Providing brightness equivalent to a 40-watt incandescent bulb, it uses very little power while managing to fit into a conventional socket. Expected to outperform every other lighting product in the market, the new lamp can deliver 450 lumens of brightness for up to 25,000 hours – 25 times the [...]

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  • Newton Bookshelf Clamps Your Books, Hangs Them Up In The Air

    Newton Bookshelf Clamps Your Books, Hangs Them Up In The Air

    Functional furniture is awesome, but less-functional ones do carry their own appeal. Such is the case with the Newton Bookshelf, a hanging shelf that’s one part quirky and one part weird. Yep, it’s downright strange, any way you look at it. Designed to hang on a pair of hooks nailed to a wall, the unusual fixture isn’t a shelf as much as it is a decorative piece. To put it mildly, it makes taking and returning books from a shelf [...]

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  • Bionaire Odor Grabber Litter Box Destroys Bad Smells, Circulates Fresh Air

    Bionaire Odor Grabber Litter Box Destroys Bad Smells, Circulates Fresh Air

    Cats are cute, but their excretions are absolutely acrid. Forget to clean the litter box for a day and the entire room will bask in the aroma of a seriously barbed stink. Emphasis on “seriously,” by the way. The Bionaire Odor Grabber Litter Box remedies this problem by bringing in its own air purifier, which automatically removes all the unappetizing odors that characterize your favorite neighborhood cat lady’s abode the minute you open the door. Nipping the bud right at [...]

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  • Everyone Hop Aboard The BBQ Train

    Everyone Hop Aboard The BBQ Train

    Eating charred burgers and steaks is always fun. Cooking them to perfection isn’t. If you love playing locomotive in the backyard, the BBQ Train might make the grind of grilling your slices of cows and pigs just a little more tolerable. Clad in a choo-choo train body, the fancy cooking implement bellows smoke from the chimney like a steam locomotive, so you can char the juicy meat while playing railway pilot. It sits on moving wheels too, so you can [...]

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  • This Ottoman Turns Into A Bed

    This Ottoman Turns Into A Bed

    Need a place to sleep? Here, take the foot stool. What do you mean you can’t catch a wink on a foot stool? You can most definitely hibernate till the summer on the Converting Bed Ottoman Frame, a clever living room furniture that can plays foot rest by day and comfy bed at night. Able to go from ottoman to bed in a jiffy, it gets you an instant bunk that guests can use to spend the night. Of course, [...]

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  • Pipework Series Coat Rack Hangs Your Clothes In Plumbing Supplies

    Pipework Series Coat Rack Hangs Your Clothes In Plumbing Supplies

    Plumbing is usually ugly. That’s why we always keep it hidden behind walls, ceilings and closed doors. In some strange way, though, Nick Fraser has managed to use plumbing parts for creating home pieces that look just as elegant as they are striking. Case in point: his Pipework Series Coat Rack, an exposed system of pipes, valves and fittings that surprisingly end up as functional as it is attractive. Very Mario chic. Equal parts classy and industrial, the unique wall [...]

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  • TakeBreak Wall Decal Decorates Cracks On Your Walls

    TakeBreak Wall Decal Decorates Cracks On Your Walls

    Why fix a crack on the wall when you can dress it up to look like fine decor? Save all that money you would have spent for repairs with the TakeBreak Wall Decal, a clever, little sticker designed to cover up unsightly cracks around the house. Sure, all the cracks around the structure will still be there. Heck, it might even grow worse over time. But it need not be your worry since that ugly damage will never cross your [...]

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