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  • April 1, 2016
    Remember that superhero bookend and shelf from Israeli design firm Atori Design? Well they realized they were missing out on a huge reading demographic: women. And now there are two superheroine designs. Both cost $35 and are available on the Amazons. It's weird, I can't re... / Continue →
  • December 4, 2015
    This is the $40 Chin Rest Arm from Thanko. It mounts to the edge of a desk and can hold your head up on those days coffee isn't doing its job. I hate it when coffee doesn't do its job. 'I can't do my job if you don't do yours!' I yell at my half-empty mug some mornings. Cof... / Continue →
  • July 13, 2015
    These are the superhero bookends and floating bookshelves available from Israeli design studio Atori Design. They cost $25 apiece and make it look like Superman some generic caped superhero is saving your books from falling. Pretty clever. Me? I don't use any bookends becau... / Continue →
  • August 16, 2013
    This is the scale replica Thor hammer (Mjölnir) bookend available for preorder from Gentle Giant (not to be confused with Green Giant, who's still hocking canned corn). It costs $80 and you only get one, so you better hope your books have something to lean against on the other... / Continue →
  • August 15, 2012
    These are some classic Donkey Kong inspired wall shelves designed by Igor Chak (of Space Invaders couch fame). They're just conceptual though, but if you're handy I imagine you could build them yourself. If you're not handy I imagine you could cut all your fingers off. Ooooo... / Continue →
  • January 24, 2012
    This is a glass floor supported entirely by the combined effort of 180,000 little plastic people. It was constructed by South Korean artist Do Ho Suh and at first I thought all the figurines were women and the floor represented the glass ceiling, but then I realized I got high... / Continue →