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Creative Wooden Creatures

Creative Wooden Creatures kit allows children to create a wide range of animals by combining various body parts. Designed for children above the age of 5, it is a universal toy that children from different cultural backgrounds learn and discover animals of land and sea while also designing their own creatures. Challenge was to design a toy kit that offers unlimited possibilities for building creatures with simple, organic forms that foster creativity and perception of aesthetics.

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Tumbler" Contentment "

My inspiration came from the nature and my feelings of surrounding world. I would like to shape the different kinds of materials in a simple and funny way. Let children play with them to recognize the physical world, stimulate their imagination and help them understand their surrounding environment. How to have a rainbow? How to hug a summer wind? I am always touched by some subtle things and feel very satisfied and happy. How to store and how to own? Enough is as good as a feast.

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iLoop

iLoop is elegant, minimalistic and multifunctional holder for your phone and it does come with a twist. Without compromising it’s primary function of being phone holder, it can also be used as an effective hand grip for strenghtening your finger, palm and arm muscles and relieving stress while having a conversation on the phone. Most of all it makes you smile. iLoop is fun for everybody, it’s safe to use and it protects health. It enables limitless options of usage and combining multiple iLoops together brings all new fun activities from watching movies to playing games.

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JIX

JIX is a construction kit created by New York based visual artist and product designer Patrick Martinez. It is comprised of small modular elements that are specifically designed to allow standard drinking straws to be connected together, in order to create a wide variety of constructions. The JIX connectors come in flat grids which easily snap apart, intersect, and lock into place. With JIX you can build everything from ambitious room-sized structures to intricate table-top sculptures, all using JIX connectors and drinking straws.

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Triqo

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Roman

A new and intuitive construction system, which transforms flat, flexible, puzzle pieces into 3D structures. Roman is the first in a series of five ready-to-wear helmets. The kits arrive packaged flat, with components that snap together easily and efficiently. Stephen McCabe has invented an imaginative build-it-yourself system, which develops dexterity, visuo-spatial skills, and encourages imaginative role play for both parents and children. He has devised different skill levels for each helmet type, demonstrating with elegant geometry, structural designs that portray the spirit of the past.

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