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Tag: Soft

Finally, A Pillow That Lets You Sleep With Your Head Inside Kirby’s Mouth

Finally, A Pillow That Lets You Sleep With Your Head Inside Kirby’s Mouth
Kirby: he eats everything in sight. Including your bad dreams, thanks to this Kirby sleep pillow. Designed with a detachable tongue cushion, you can stick your head in Kirby’s mouth and just let all your daily woes slip away.

Finally, The Banana Cat Bed Your Cats Have Been Meowing for

Finally, The Banana Cat Bed Your Cats Have Been Meowing for
Cats: they’re particular. You buy them a fancy memory foam bed for $80 and they sleep in the sink. Enter the Banana Cat Bed, a plush, banana-shaped cat bed, complete with a peelable peel on top.
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MIT Soft Robotic Gripper Is Part Balloon Part Vacuum Cleaner

MIT Soft Robotic Gripper Is Part Balloon Part Vacuum Cleaner
One day, robots will replace humans at places like Amazon where objects need to be taken from one bin and packaged in boxes for shipment. Before that can happen, we need robot arms with grippers that can handle odd objects of all sizes.

Octobot Is a Soft and Squirmy Robot

Octobot Is a Soft and Squirmy Robot
A team of researchers at Harvard have developed Octobot, what they claim is the first autonomous soft robot with no rigid components. That means it’s all soft and squishy (and creepy.) The octopus-shaped robot has a silicone body and uses a 50% hydrogen peroxide fuel that flows through a microfluidic circuit where it reacts with platinum.

Soft-bodied Robot Snakes Are the Future of Robo-snakes

Soft-bodied Robot Snakes Are the Future of Robo-snakes
We have seen plenty of robot snakes before. Sometimes they climb trees, or slither in the grass, maybe take a swim in the pool. I’m always on the lookout for them, since I know they will strangle me if they catch me off guard.

Cushpad Gives iPad 2 a Soft and Happy Home

Cushpad Gives iPad 2 a Soft and Happy Home
If you’re like me, you’ve gotten in the habit of taking your iPad to bed, and using it to read, surf the web and play games. One of the most annoying things about the iPad in bed is trying to use it while you’re lying down.

Soft and Flexible Robot Crawls Like a Starfish

Soft and Flexible Robot Crawls Like a Starfish
This Gumby-looking robot is the work of Harvard scientists, led by professor George M. Whitesides. It’s a flexible robot that can wiggle and worm through tight spaces. Like under your door, that tiny crack under your window pane, that bit of molding you’ve been meaning to fix – what the hell is that thing, and why is it spying on me?

Arkhippo Case Entombs Your iPhone 4

Arkhippo Case Entombs Your iPhone 4
You might recall a while back I mentioned the crazy fat Arkhippo for the iPhone 3G/3GS. The case makes the iPhone fat so it can sit on surfaces without having to hold it. The thick case is made from the same sort of material durable, flexible material as Crocs shoes and is definitely one of the less sexy cases I have seen.

D*Light Pillow is Probably Made of Unicorn and Care Bear Essence

D*Light Pillow is Probably Made of Unicorn and Care Bear Essence
Ladies and gentlemen: World Peace is within our reach, thanks to d*light. Designed by Diana Lin, d*light is a “combination of ambient lighting and cushion”, a benevolent matrimony of woven polyester and SMD LEDs. It provides a soft light and just the right amount of warmth, such that even the Devil himself will repent and come back to the arms of the Maker after hugging d*light.

IPhone Swallows iPhone (and Other Smartphones, Too.)

IPhone Swallows iPhone (and Other Smartphones, Too.)
What better way could there be to protect your precious Apple iPhone from damage than to put it inside another slightly larger iPhone – one made from soft felt. That’s exactly what you’ll get when you pick up one of these whimsical handmade mobile device cases that looks just like an iPhone.

Tiny Felt Playstation Controllers to Hang on Your Gadgets

Tiny Felt Playstation Controllers to Hang on Your Gadgets
There’s something just so wrong it’s right about these tiny little Sony PlayStation controllers that you can hang all over the place. As shown in the picture above, these miniature felt PlayStation controllers look perfect hanging from your Sony PSP (or even better yet on your Nintendo DS).

Computer Folder Laptop Case Holds Only a Single Document

Computer Folder Laptop Case Holds Only a Single Document
While this giant My Document folder seems to be missing an “S”, this laptop sleeve is still kinda cool. Available from the DesignBoom Shop for $30 USD.

R2-D2 Toilet Paper Cozy is Squeezably Soft

R2-D2 Toilet Paper Cozy is Squeezably Soft
That R2-D2 is one talented little droid. Not only can he project holographic distress messages from Princess Leia, he can grind pepper, play tunes, serve cookies, and keep your drinks cool, and now he can even help you wipe your butt.

Star Wars Characters Get Plush, Deformed

Star Wars Characters Get Plush, Deformed
There’s no reason that the pillows on your couch have to be square, round or rectangular. Why shouldn’t they reflect your Star Wars addiction like anything else? These plush versions of classic characters from the Star Wars universe are just too cool.

Link Knit Amigurumi: Cuter Than a Bowl Full of Kittens

Link Knit Amigurumi: Cuter Than a Bowl Full of Kittens
Looks like hero of Nintendo’s Zelda Juggernaut has gotten yet another makeover. This time, he’s been immortalized in adorable knitted amigurumi form. Crafter Artoo1121 of Geek Central Station has really gone the extra mile with this amazingly detailed little Link.

Plush Portables Possess Plenty of Panache

Plush Portables Possess Plenty of Panache
I was buzzing about over on the wonderful world of Etsy today, when I came across these absolutely awesome plush versions of popular portable electronic gadgets. French textile artist Kmila Rodz handcrafts these super special soft systems using felt, needle and thread, with a just a dash of love thrown in.
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