• 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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  • The Friend Poster Puts Your Facebook Friends On An Offline Display

    The Friend Poster Puts Your Facebook Friends On An Offline Display

    Thanks to Facebook, you now have thousands of internet friends.  Too bad you can’t brag about it to your friends who have sworn off social networking.  Oh wait, you actually can with the The Friend Poster, which puts the profile pictures of up to 2,000 of your Facebook friends on a photographic print poster you can stick up on your living room wall. Designed to hold anywhere from 200 to 2,000 profile photos, it lets you keep an offline memento [...]

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  • City Coat Rack: Hang Your Suit Under Your Favorite Skyline

    City Coat Rack: Hang Your Suit Under Your Favorite Skyline

    Did you also move to LA to become an actor star and now miss the New York skyline?   See it every time you take off your jacket with the City Coat Rack, a wall-mounted framework clad in the silhouette of your favorite metropolis. Fashioned by Michael Rösing of Radius Design, each fixture portrays the prominent landmarks and architecture found in one of ten cities.  Cologne, Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Dortmund, Munich, Stuttgart, New York, London and Paris all get to represent, [...]

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  • Bitmap Picture Frame Makes Regular Photos Look Photoshopped

    Bitmap Picture Frame Makes Regular Photos Look Photoshopped

    Those pictures of hotties in your Facebook?  Photoshopped.  That picture of you driving a Lamborghini?  ‘Shopped.  That picture you sent mom where you lost lots of weight?  Yep, photo-manipulated.  You fiddle with fake pictures so much, you might as well take it to real life with the Bitmap Picture Frame, which makes even the realest analog-shot photos look like you put it through Adobe’s popular graphics editor. So, no one wants to believe that picture of you getting smacked on [...]

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  • Sompex Beanbag Light Is A Lamp With A Sand-Filled Base

    Sompex Beanbag Light Is A Lamp With A Sand-Filled Base

    Beanbag chairs might make your house look like a dorm room, but damn, those things are comfy for lounging.  If you want a lamp to match those beanbag chairs you still secretly keep in your game room, these Beanbag Lights should do the trick. Created by Sompex, the lower half of the lighting fixture is made up of the same beanbag material that your favorite lazy sacks are made of.  That means, they can be set atop any surface and [...]

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  • Mark Makers Table Comes With 50 Coats Of Paint So You Can Redesign It

    Mark Makers Table Comes With 50 Coats Of Paint So You Can Redesign It

    Decorating a plain table usually involves adding layers of paint on top.  The Mark Makers Table, however, does it the other way around, hiding numerous layers of differently-colored paint under the single coat exterior. Built by Ed Swan, the table starts out life in a plain shade of gray.  Over use, the top color begins to chip, revealing the swath of colors lying underneath, creating a multi-colored abstract design on your tabletop. The Mark Makers Table has 50 different layers [...]

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  • Outdoor Kitchen Lets You Take Your Cooking Anywhere In The House

    Outdoor Kitchen Lets You Take Your Cooking Anywhere In The House

    Need a portable kitchen you can pull out during backyard parties and impromptu get-togethers?  Try the Outdoor Kitchen, a full-featured rolling caboose, designed to equip any part of your house with a functional cooking area. Created by Studiomama, the kitchen on wheels comes with all you need to clean, prepare and cook your meals without installing any permanent fixtures.  That way, you can perform all your kitchen duties at the same time you’re getting some air in the backyard, washing [...]

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  • Meystyle’s Wallpapers Glow With Embedded LEDs And Crystals

    Meystyle’s Wallpapers Glow With Embedded LEDs And Crystals

    Can’t stand a blank wall with no personality whatsoever?  Liven it up with Meystyle’s Glowing Wallpapers, which comes with embedded LEDs that allow it to light up even the gloomiest space. Devised by sisters Maria and Ekaterina Yaschuk, the novel home installation intentionally pairs bold patterns with lighting functionality, resulting in wallpapers that make a strong play for attention.  They claim to “rescue walls from the background,” making that flat mass of vertical surface a central part of any room’s [...]

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  • Heated Portable Chair Lets You Enjoy The Outdoors Without Freezing Your Bum

    Heated Portable Chair Lets You Enjoy The Outdoors Without Freezing Your Bum

    Love lounging with the trees and grass, but can’t take the chilly ground macking on your behind?  Enjoy the view without freezing your ass with the Heated Portable Chair, a foldable seating apparatus with its own built-in heating system. Designed for portability, the chair measures 35.5 x 21 x 14 inches (h x w x d) and weighs 9-lbs.  Unlike your typical folding chairs, it supposedly doesn’t sag, with both the backrest and the seat remaining taut, making it ideal [...]

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