Go back a century with the Edison Alarm clock

Designer David Krawczyk designed this brilliant clock with a 19th century flavor. Showing time on voltmeter-like faces, the Edison Alarm clock’s alarm can be set by inserting miniature bulbs into the desired slots. The designer is aiming to bring the clock out of concept form into a limited production run. Via: David Krawczyk, Core77

Rubber table has suction cup legs

Designer Thomas Schnur designed this table made from rubber and gave it suction cup legs for added fun. We don’t know about others, but if this could be made foldable, Spiderman would get to enjoy his meals better. Via: ThomsasSchnur, LikeCool

Designer envisions a new, fugly Ferrari Enzo

We enjoy the beauty and finesse of designs, and the dreams they bring along. It’s a tough line to walk though, especially when you’re looking to redesign something as iconic as the Ferrari Enzo. The renderings you see here belong to designer Peter Simon‘s vision for the Ferrari Enzo. The renderings were intended to be […]

This coffee table stands on a house of cards

Building houses from cards is a tough game to play, so designer Mauricio Arruda‘s coffee table that uses houses of cards as a base seems a feat almost impossible to achieve. But we’re pretty sure the designer was helped by using oversized cards made from 4mm steel and welded together. The table can handle 250kgs […]

Debranded cigarette packaging hopes to turn smokers away

There is a certain “coolness” or loyalty factor associated with famed cigarette brands. London-based consultancy Build hopes to strike at this factor by debranding cigarette packets, and put them in an austere design with walls of warning text, you know, the thing every smoker ignores. Via: Build, Core77

InONE computer concept keeps everything in a single package sans wires

InONE concept computer is an all-in-one computer with a sleek design and desirable looks. The keyboard is replaced by something of a tablet, so you can get a preview of what is going on, which we guess will make life a lot easier for hunt and peck typists, and could prove helpful for drawing as […]

Din-ink caps convert your pens to dinnerware

I may have chewed pen caps a gazillion times, but never had I imagined their use as cutlery. There is no need for imagination there, with the Din-ink caps from studio Zo-Loft. Produced by fiftytwoways, the design reimagines pen caps as cutlery, having the pen work as a spoon, knife and fork. I’ll give this […]

Klang ultrasonic speakers can focus sound in a particular direction

Having a directional property for sound can serve some motives, and can presumably work well with your music needs, especially if it comes in a good-looking package. Klang Ultrasonic Speakers from Adam Moller emit low level ultrasound from a node attached to a dish. Controlling the node’s location wrt the focal point of the dish […]

Lamps shaped like ropes

Designer Christian Haas has created a series of lamps designed to look like ropes. The lamps are LEDs covered in cloth, providing great ambient lighting in a fresh, new style. Via: Gessato

The hovercar concept of the future

Designer Thomas Larsen Røed’s Chase 2053 concept hovercar will be our future way of floating above the ground. The car would be built from carbon nanotubes, making it impervious to damage, while its slush hydrogen jet engine would keep the car fast and emission free. Via: Thomas Larsen, MyModernMet