Navigating the world of crowdfunding can be overwhelming, to put it lightly. Which projects are worth backing? Where's the filter to weed out the hundreds of useless smart devices? To make the process less frustrating, we scour the various online crowdfunding platforms to put together a weekly roundup of our favorite campaigns for your viewing (and spending!) pleasure. Go ahead, free your disposable income:
The Twist Press Coffee Maker employs a patent-pending corkscrew top design that allows you to control your press speed and brew a cup of coffee in as little as 30 seconds.
The simple but cleverly-designed SSD chair can be assembled in minutes using only one screw. Available in three wood finishes—ashwood, oakwood, walnut—and 4 leg colors—graphite black, cloudy white, ash pink and sage green—it can easily fit into any interior.
Even though design is still a male-dominant field, 63% of design students are women. Make Your Mark is a book of interviews with women working in design and tech, intended to inspire students who may not have access to many female voices where they live.
With its futuristic look, the Stingray non-stick frying pan will definitely stand out in your kitchen. The faceted design makes it easy to pour sauces without any spills, while rounded corners keep cleanup easy.
We're here for anything that makes sweeping a little less of a chore. The aptly-titled Vabroom is a cordless broom-vacuum hybrid that eliminates the need for a dustpan.