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Moleskin notebooks

Yet again, moleskin notebooks are simple and they do not have any pieces that are not necessary. Yet, a good notebook is surprisingly hard to get right. Moleskin has spent a lot of time testing iterat...

Bianchi Roadbikes

Roadbikes are beautiful objects. This is because, in a roadbike, no piece does not have a function. They are aiming to be as lightweight and aerodynamic as possible, have as few moving parts as possib...

Disposable pepper grinder

Disposable pepper grinders are great. They are incredibly efficient int the way they are built, they do (surprisingly) not actually use a lot of materials and might therefore be even more economical t...

Shoe trees

Shoe trees are simple and functional. Made of cedar wood, they get rid of sweat and smell, and they help shoes keep their shape. Their design is clever enough to be a good fit across shoe sizes. Most ...

Chopsticks

Chopsticks follow my design principles in that they are deceptively simple, incredibly handy and, more importantly, fulfill a real need. I often find it ironic how poorly designed (in a macro sense) W...

Homegyms

Similarly, home gyms and equipment have been around before the quarantine. However, I believe this time is different. As people can work from home and spend a lot of time eating in, going to the gym, ...

Netflix Autoplay

This is one that I find fascinating. I am not a Netflix regular, but obviously, during the pandemic streaming services have seen a lot of uptake. What fascinates me about the autoplay button for ̶...

Houseparty

Houseparty is a social media app for the quarantine. Well, its been around before but it has become hugely popular during the quarantine. While I do not think it replaces actual interactions, its a co...

Musician messages

A friend of mine is running a musician-booking service called encore. Obviously, his business has slowed down A LOT since the beginning of the quarantine. To help the musicians on his platform earn an...

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