Musguard: Clever Bicycle Fender

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Most likely, if you are one of those adventurous bike lovers who enjoys riding in rough weather conditions, a wet or muddy back is an unfortunate aftermath; however, not with a clever design product like Musguard. The Musguard is a simple bicycle fender that protects your back when you are riding on a wet or muddy

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Fingerprint Bookmarks

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Fred & Friends create everyday products with a little edge, and the Fingerprint Bookmark is just that. The Fingerprint Bookmark will precisely keep your place, while you take a break from reading. The quirky bookmark will help save you from having to place post-its to mark where your reading leaves off. As opposed to the regular

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SCiO: A Pocket Molecular Sensor

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SCiO, a pocket molecular sensor, is making science easy and accessible. Created by Consumer Physics, the handheld tool delivers molecular information about physical objects to an app on your Smartphone. SCiO can be used with multiple apps to acquire different types of information about physical objects. It can be used to: get nutritional facts about

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Ikeuchi Organic Towels

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Ikeuchi Organic Towels, established over half a century ago in 1953, is a Japanese based organic textile company which prizes itself on creating products whose exceeding quality and method of production does not compromise the social and natural integrity of our world. Central to the company’s ethos is a manufacturing process whose course enriches the

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Mjolk Interview

Oct 22, 2014

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In:IPPINKA BLOG, Product Stories

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This past week Jerry and I had the pleasure of visiting Mjolk. We are big fans of their style and curation so we were very excited to visit for an interview. Owner John was gracious enough to entertain our questions while we admired their Scandinavian/Japanese inspired store. Mjolk is located in the historic Junction area

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Earl: Rugged E-Ink Tablet

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Hailing from Sqigle INC., Earl is a tablet built to last in the outdoors. For travelers and explorers who find themselves in places where nature dominates and endurance and survival are necessary tools, Earl is the travel companion you can use for directions. Earl is built for weekend treks and backpackers, combining GPS with walkie-talkie, also including

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Suzugami: Flexible Tin Plate

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Suzugami flexible tin plate will turn your breakfast, lunch and dinner into an artistic meal. Syouryu has designed a tin plate that can be moulded and shaped like origami. Plus it can be unfolded and is reusable, so you can always start over and create newly shaped plates for each of your meals. Like origami,

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Stealth Kitchen: Hidden Storage

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The Stealth Kitchen is a fully functional kitchen that can be completely hidden away within its compartments, seamlessly blending into the surrounding room as a series of cabinets. It is suitable for people who enjoy innovative space-saving solutions with a touch of modern design, all without compromising anyone’s culinary needs. It fits perfectly in smaller spaces

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The Body: A Chair That’s As Flexible As You

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The Body is a whimsical chair that breaks away from the standard sitting position. Designed by Kirsi Enkovaara, this chair allows you to sit or lay whichever way you prefer. The designer, who was born in Helsinki and is living in London, created The Body when working on her final project in Royal College of

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Life Tips of the Week #65

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#65-A: To cook corn without hairs on it, microwave corn for 4 minutes, cut the root side of the corn and squeeze it out from the other side. (via YouTube) #65-B: Creamer bottles can also be good containers for keeping pantry items fresh. The small opening is just the right size for dispersing sugar, small

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