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?
The ultimate fashion taboo is attending an event to find someone else is wearing the same outfit. Brands such as Vakko and Harvey Nichols have recognised this need and have created a solution in their personal tracking system which tracks where pieces have been bought to eliminate two people buying for the same occasion. The store will open at what ever time and send a different dress to the event.
A Russian design agency shared a sketch of what the local police cars should look like. This was a personal initiative, however the web page with the proposed design received a considerable amount of traffic.