April 16, 2013
General Design, Product Design, Product Innovation
What a clever way to design a cleaver.
These lightweight wooden knives are the work of FCRL [ http://thefederal.co/Maple-Set ] and feature a sharp polished blade for precision cutting.
It appears as if the traditional cutting board has evolved into this handled blade.
April 2, 2013
Innovators & Creators, Product Design, Product Innovation
This is the answer to having to either destroy compromising notes wherever you travel, or creating confetti everywhere you go.
This hand cranked shredder is a battery-free answer to shredding, but only for small amounts at a time.
Choose to grind away stacks and stacks of paper, and this is becomes a workout machine.
March 12, 2013
Product Design, Product Innovation
This set of napkin themed coasters are a fun way to entertain. Each coaster appears to be a hand-written note to self, but look closely and you can see they are printed coasters with comical sayings.
March 4, 2013
Product Design, Product Innovation, Upcoming Inventions
Chicago is a-buzz with all of the new products showcasing at the 2013 International Home and Houseware Show.
With over 13 miles of aisles, 60,000 attendees, and 775,000 square feet of exhibit space for vendors, #IHHS13 is packed with all of the latest and greatest in design!
DavisonCreators was there as doors opened on Saturday, viewing all of the newest materials, vivid colors and best products before they hit store shelves. Here are a few things we saw along the way:
February 28, 2013
General Design, Product Design
For those of you young readers, this tape dispenser is a replication of an item from the 1900’s called a ‘tape player’.
As funny as it may be to think that about it, some readers may have only heard music as an MP3, and have never heard the crackle of a vinyl record or the wrinkled tape of a cassette.