19 Design Heroes We Want to Shake Hands With
It takes a design hero to look at everyday objects with fresh eyes and reinvent them. Or redesign common things in an even better way, like combining a door handle with a sanitizer dispenser or making “clever” stairs that tell you how many calories you’ve burnt.
We at AZtag have time and time again praised the people who make our life not only more beautiful, but also way more comfortable and we have a fresh batch of smart designer’s inventions ready for you!
To flush the toilet — just wash your hands.
© looking4thefunny / imgur
This 3D floor is not bent — but it does prevent people from running in the hallway.
“I adapted a Rubik’s Cube for the blind!”
© unknown / imgur
It’s a classy way to protect yourself from a messy slice of pizza.
© pwenski / reddit
These horses have tail lights.
© madman1101 / reddit
Age-old conundrum solved!
© Tokyodrew / reddit
There was a “shuffle” button on an elevator that I rode in today.
© Bloodyfinger / reddit
These ceiling fan switches differentiate the light knob from the fan knob.
© Pristine_Damage / reddit
These stairs tell you how many calories you’ve burned.
© DwightCharlieQuint / reddit
The Fort Lauderdale airport has rocking chairs to sit and watch the planes in.
© spliffsandsunsets / reddit
The urinals at this bar are made of recycled beer kegs.
© piebald / reddit
This cell tower disguised as a palm tree — makes it easy on the eyes for the birds and the tourists.
© SoHysterical / reddit
This bathroom has an iPad holder.
© Gewchtewt / reddit
This is a Sidewalk Sanctuary for dogs that aren’t allowed in public places.
© fickle_fecal / reddit
The door handle of this public restroom has a built-in sanitizer dispenser.
© Jave85 / reddit
Soap, water, and hand dryer all in the same sink
© bookwyrmpoet / reddit
This cup holder at my workplace is for when you’re carrying too much.
© shockfella / reddit
This chair has a cutout for handbags.
© _unknown_username / reddit
You can drop this ball made of honey into your tea.
© awusuwah / reddit
Which one of these made you want to find the creator and shake their hand? Be sure to share your thoughts with us in the comments down below.
Preview photo credit awusuwah / reddit