Ocean Kitchen: Giant Aquarium Kitchen Island

Designed by Robert Kolenik, a Dutch designer who focuses on high-end sustainable design, ocean kitchen is a unique aquarium under then kitchen top which effortlessly lifts just with the press of a button. The ‘Ocean Keuken’ is actually shaped like a large ‘L’ – the storage and equipment compartment inside the counter is hidden with mirrors to make the aquarium seem larger than it is. How awesome to have an island like that at home!

Ocean Kitchen: Giant Aquarium Kitchen Island
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Elastic Shoe Clips: Your Convenient No-tie Shoelace Replacements

Hate to tie your shoes in hush time? Get bored of normal shoelace? Having back problem can’t bend over to tie the shoes? The “Elastic Shoe Clips” concept can easily transform your footwear into slip-ons. They are simple to use, and designed for people who live an active lifestyle. This one-size-fits-all product is stretchable, but still provides the fit and stability you need to keep moving. Moreover, it comes in different color. So you can give your shoes an easy fashionable makeup with those multi-color clips. Check the video at the bottom to see how it works and if you like the idea, support it on ippinka.

Elastic Shoe Clips: Your Convenient No-tie Shoelace Replacements
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Incredible Photos of Surreal Smoke Shapes

These are not some Photoshoped work. These are three months of work for photographer Thomas Herbrich who snapped some 100,000 individual photographs of smoke, looking for unexpected anamalies and fortuitous coincidences where familiar shapes emerged. It is interesting to see how the brain tries to create order out of chaos, try to find familiar patterns such as faces, hands, spine or scrolls of paper out of those random images. After carefully sifting through each image Herbrich selected 20 final shots for this series, aptly titled, Smoke. Here are some of our favorite, click here to see the whole collection.

Incredible Photos of Surreal Smoke Shapes
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World’s Most Beautiful Awards and Trophies, Past and Present

Awards and trophies throughout history have been designed in such a way that they exemplify the stature of the event for which they are awarded. Then again, some trophies are created as interior wall design motifs. This article highlights trophies that have long histories in their respective sports or events (America’s Cup, Stanley Cup, Wimbledon Trophy, FIFA World Cup), as well as other trophies or awards that have been designed more recently in relative history to acknowledge top achievers in their respective sports or events (PCA Trophies, Biletnikoff Award).

Each and every one of these trophies and awards has its own unique, interesting and beautiful design that is immediately recognizable for the sport or event it represents.

World's Most Beautiful Awards and Trophies, Past and Present
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