Dwimmer has redefined neckwear for today. The Nzinga Tie features a patent pending method of tying which is easier than a traditional tie and adds a modern metal element. Dwimmer is collaborating with the Planet Bee Foundation on this tie, with each tie sold they donate to help increase awareness and habitats for bees. The tie is suited for any gender and is always the correct length. The Nzinga Bee fabric was specially designed by a textile designer in France. Each tie is handcrafted by a small team in California. The tie also features a unique QR code which grants the wearer special access.
With Numi our main purpose is to make sure travellers get the most out of each journey by helping them stay fully charged, safe and organised on the road. The backpack Numi, has a 7 Watt solar panel that captures the sun’s energy on a connected power bank. The easily accessible USB ports on both sides of Numi allows users to charge their devices on the go quickly and without fuss. Numi comes standard with hidden zippers to deter thieves as well as a completely enclosed surrounding to repel water.
Ari Korolainen designed Wake Up because he wanted to help travelers at the airport to be in time at the gate. It features a clock face with movable pointers, which can bet to show the boarding time of a flight. The tag is put around one's neck and if the user happens to fall asleep while waiting for their flight, someone can easily see the boarding time and the request to wake them up. In this way the product reduces the risk of the user missing their flight. The tag is made of recycled leather, and is available in several bright colors to attract the attention of other travelers.
The TC Nexus is a limited edition, mechanical tie clip that is CNC machined from Grade 5 Titanium and carefully assembled and finished by the hands of the designer. Unlike traditional tie clips that require an internal spring, the titanium body of the TC Nexus itself acts as a spring and is completely open and flexible until joining a neck tie to a dress shirt. Operation is simple and requires only pinching two points of the levers to open and close.
This is an innovative and safe umbrella that adapts to the modern lifestyle, liberating users’ hands and improving the usage efficiency. Its shoulder support structure changes umbrella’s feature, increases stability and provides a new ergonomic experience. This design was designed for people of almost all ages who use the umbrella frequently and have multi-task to do when using it. Without using any new technologies and materials, it has a low mass-production fee and sustainable development possibilities for existing product replacement.
The designer gets her inspiration from the feeling when people wrap their pillows while sleeping, which provides them a comfortable, relaxed and relieved emotion. By using a combination of cloth, cotton, and leather treatment in the design, she creates another wearable 'pillow' as form. Through its soft and comfortable surface, she designs the Comfort which would provide people a being accompanied feeling and comfort them in the psychological field.
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