Archive for the ‘Gadgets’ Category

Dirt Devil KONE by Karim Rashid

Dirt Devil Kone Wait…you want to know what that thing is? Oh yeah. It’s a handheld vacuum cleaner! How cool is that?

Designed by Karim Rashid, this little piece of industrial art will make you want to clean constantly. That, or just look at the tool to do the cleaning.

It’s available here in 6 different colors from white to purple and will run you around $43.

Havaleena Light Bouquet

Havaleena Light Bouquet

The new Havaleena Light Bouquet from Tayo Design Studio is a snazzy little way to add some flare to your outdoor picnic or get-together.

Each set of light bouquets come with 3 different light sticks with interchangeable color filters.

A single set will run you around $150.

Gold-Plated iCans

iCans File this under “Spoiled Rich Kid”…these 24k Gold Plated Headphones are sure to get you mugged…and then kicked in the shins for wearing these ridiculous things.

They headphones are fully-collapsable and have built-in S-Logic Natural surround sound. Yeehaw.

Surprise of surprises, SkyMall is the place to snag these things.

At $200 a pop you’re sure to be laughed at in all public places.

[via geeksugar]

Espresso Machine…of Doom

Saeco Etienne Louis espresso coffee machine

This thing just looks painful. I’m not sure whether to make espresso with it throw it at my annoying neighbor.

This espresso machine (the Etienne Louis) was created by Swiss designer Carlo Borer. The death-sphere holds the removable water tank and you can brew up to two cups of espresso at the same time.

Be sure to check out the full product gallery.

[via Appliancist]

Umine Healing Theater

Umine Healing Theater So you’ve had a long day at work. You packed your lunch for the first time in 5 years in an effort to help yourself lose weight and save money and Joe Schmoe in the cubicle next to you railed on you the entire day. You got ticked and punched him in the face and next thing you know…you’re fired.

Okay, so maybe you’re day didn’t quite go like that…but you get the point.

What you need to help “heal” yourself from a bad day is the Umine Healing Theater!

This gadget, measuring in at around 6x7x6 inches, projects waves of light on your ceiling along with soothing sounds of the ocean to help you relax. Set if for 30 minutes, rest your head on your pillow, and take a few deep breaths. You’ll be relaxed in no time.

It will be available in mid-August for around $85 at