The Design Blog

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Ropo

Ropo is a self balancing dustpan and broom concept, which never falls down on the floor. Thanks to the small weight of the water tank located in the bottom compartment of the dustpan, Ropo keeps itself balanced naturally. After easily sweeping the dust with the help of the straight lip of the dustpan, users can snap the broom and the dustpan together and put it away as a single unit without the concern of it ever falling down. The modern organic form aims to bring simplicity to the interior spaces and the rocking weeble wobble feature intends to entertain the users while cleaning the floor.

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MAXX

MAXX is a modular sofa that converts for multiple uses. The sofa back rests are easily relocated along the frame to create a double sided sofa, a deep lounging sofa or a cal queen bed. A mattress topper and bed linens are stored under panels beneath the seat cushions. The sofa can also be divided to create a double chaise and and a single chaise or three separate chaise lounges. Tables are built into the arms with recessed tall slender vases which are not seen until they are in use.

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XXS

Extra small and extra simple clasp, wich can be put on very thin nylon or wire by everybody without use of any tool. It is especially designed to wear minimalist pendant such as a single pearl or for example the XXS A'Design Award Trophee. With an usual clasp, there is always the restriction of a clasp to large to allow the threading of a very little pendant. XXS clasp, being put after the threading of the pendant suppress this problem. It exists in many size, depending on the link used, from the very thin nylon to thick leather.

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Bellpipes

Bellpipes is an innovative bicycle bell. It combines a whistle with a bell and allows cyclists to choose different sounds as alarms according to the road conditions they face. The Bellpipe whistling is made by the wind power. Through The wind tunnel effect it can make sound with no electric power. The speed of the bike make the wind blow the whistle and sound the alarm. When The cyclist need to make long time alarm sound. They can switch the Bellpipe to whistle mode. The base of the Bellpipes is a revolving axle at 90 degrees. It can shut off the whistling while maintaining the bell function.

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Biclip

For many years paper clips are used for attaching papers to each other temporarily. Now "Biclip" uses the same concept for attaching the wheel and the frame to each other in order to increase the security of the bicycle by allowing the cyclist to lock the frame and the wheels separately but simultaneously and with only one lock.

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Ampfly

Our design is a protective smartphone case that amplifies the sound output of a mobile device. It delivers up to three times volume amplification and uses absolutely no electronics or batteries to function. This case is made to improve media sharing amongst friends and listening to music on the phone. It can be used whenever and wherever needed, even in noisy places. The volume increase and sound quality outperform any comparable amplifiers by far. Besides functionality, the case’s attractive design and high-grade material make it a quality product. It is designed and manufactured in the UK.

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