House & Home (128)
Plug, twist and save!
Dialug is an electrical outlet that integrates a timer in the socket. It can be set for however long your device needs the power source and guarantees you don’t overcharge any devices unnecessarily.
Why it matters
Resources are getting more scarce and green credentials are something that consumers are looking for in products. The Dialug plug is a stylish and handy way of doing your part for the environment. Is this the beginning of the rise of eco-friendly design integrated into fundamental functionality?
Turkish designers Idil Tarzi et al are currently finding creative inspiration in their motherland’s traditional hammam culture. Whilst Turkish bath experiences are often sought out by tourists looking to experience cultural Turkey, to date they have not played a significant part in modern Turkish consumers’ lives. With her latest range, Tarzi aims to create a bridge between the past and modern design.
Lockitron is a system that controls your house access by locking or unlocking your door from your smartphone. Once installed on your door, you can control the keyless entry thanks to the app via an online connection, no matter where you are in the world. Lockitron also allows you to create profiles for people you want to give access to on a regular basis. The system also works with basic text messaging.