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Natural Eye is designed with both the well-being of our planet and its users in mind. It is a solution to reduce plastic waste in the cosmetics industry by providing consumers with the means to create sustainable and 100% natural mascara with the home-making kits provided within the service.
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Honeycomb is a portable, free standing workspace divider,designed to give the user their own customisable personal workspace within a shared desk. Honeycomb allows users to switch between individual working mode and collaborative working mode effortlessly.
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‘Aspire’ is a soft ballet training shoe for beginners to pointe work. The shoe ensures the correct ballet technique of ‘feeling through the shoe’ is established at an early stage of training. To do this the soft shoe comes with three pairs of interchangeable ‘pointes’, so that the dancer can cater their training requirements whilst dancing comfortably and safely.
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Aquo is an environmentally friendly pouch made from Potato Starch which contains still mineral water, perfect to grab On-The-Go. The pouch is 100% decomposable, breaking down within 3 months, leaving no environmental damage when disposed of.
Aura is a product designed to aid social isolation and improve wellbeing for a diverse set of situations. It helps families fit communication in with busy lifestyles, increasing the importance and value of communication, encouraging us to reach out and talk.
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Fiber is a laundry basket system that cuts out several steps of the laundry routine, making washing clothes sustainably easier for the user. Subsequently, this reduces the number of microfibers lost during the washing cycle and ending up in the ocean. All of this is encompassed within a chair for your bedroom.
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Remix: is a mobile app and service that aims to improve confidence around idea generation and other topics on the Design Thinking spectrum. By using gamifying features and strong visual communication, this service aims to challenge users in a fun way, stimulating the way they approach briefs and helping students to find the right way suited for them to work through a problem.
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crEATe is a lunch box subscription service designed for kids and their parents. It allows children to make their own dinosaur themed lunch by providing the nutritional ingredients and tools necessary, delivered to their doorstep.
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PebblePal carefully combines technology with nature to encourage the practice of a healthy bedtime routine in adults. Each day via the app, users select ‘wind down’ activities to complete before bed. Come night time, phones are set aside and users are guided screen-free through their chosen routine by the accompanying PebbleStack.
VitaPill is an elegantly designed, personal, and portable blender. Created with the idea to relieve dependency on single use plastics when buying pre- blended products. VitaPill improves upon existing
“blend-in-the-bottle” solutions. VitaPill allows you to get a fruit fix throughout a day of work, sport, and social activities.
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Urban Sprout is designed to empower and support users in their quest to grow indoor houseplants from a very early stage. Utilising a mixture of augmented reality and artificial intelligence, the user receives a tailored kit, delivered to their door.
Welcome to plant parenthood.
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Meet Boka, the work surface food waste processor. It breaks down your food waste in less than two weeks, using the traditional Japanese Fermentation method known as Bokashi, it also simultaneously grows plants to put back on your plate. This design aims to tackle food waste ending up in land fill as well as changing people’s behaviour surrounding the topic.
PYRA is a portable, Bio-ethanol powered space heater that combines sophisticated design with green energy. The design uses an intelligent 360° heat output system for maximum efficiency. With the effects of fires being known to lower blood pressure, PYRA captures the visual aesthetic of fire to deliver stimulating comfort to users.
PetWatch is a service with the intention of reducing the number of behavioural traits in dogs around the UK. Behaviour traits form when dogs are alone for long periods of time and can develop anxiety and depression. PetWatch allows a dog owner to video call their pet, breaking up the time the dog is left in isolation.
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Sentinel is a stand-alone safety barbell which allows the user to release the weights loaded onto it; freeing them from a stuck and pinned scenario. It uses a uniquely designed winch mechanism to hold standard weighted plates in place. It is designed to be reliable, sustainable and meet industry standards.
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Loop is an adaptable seating space to provide the public with freedom to customise, socialise and enjoy the outdoors. More than just a seating area, this interactive design is designed to bring people together and away from technology - it’s a meeting point, a landmark and a new way of building a positive environment for the city...
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Hantverk is a circular approach to buying and selling second hand furniture while equipping consumers with the tools and confidence to repair or up-cycle furniture. Changing perceptions on what is functional and valuable allowing everything we own to form a connection and story. The new face of second hand.
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Re-Use is a movement that single-use plastic will one day be a thing of the past. Supermarkets put pre-packed fruit and vegetables next to loose versions of themselves.This unnecessary use of single-use packaging needs to stop or our plants won’t be recognisable for much longer, so this is why I designed Re-Use.
BeeInHarmony is an innovative product that combines high quality instrumental musical qualities with an inclusive, fun and engaging game. Every melody played on BeeInHarmony is designed to sound harmonious and relaxing.
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