Fashion & Design (176)
You can touch this
The Safety Touch is an antibacterial tool made of silicone that allows people to never have to touch unhygienic public devices such as an ATM machine, door handles or public transport bars ever again.
Why it matters
With people becoming far more aware of how diseases spread and wanting everything to be sterile, this tool might be an alternative to the usage of chemical products. To what extent will people go in order to preserve their health? And what other nifty products could we see make headway to help prevent the spread of germs?
Article 22’s peaceBOMB bracelet is made by upcycling grenade remains from the Vietnam War era. Named after the UN’s Declaration of Human Rights, this design firm is on a mission to assist the economic development of emerging nations by creating products that tell a story about their makers and the legacies of our shared history.
It’s My Time is an interactive global casting site for United Colours of Benetton. It encourages people to showcase how individual they are. And other people can vote on who they would like to see in Benetton’s autumn-winter 2010-11 advertising campaign.