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Roman

A new and intuitive construction system, which transforms flat, flexible, puzzle pieces into 3D structures. Roman is the first in a series of five ready-to-wear helmets. The kits arrive packaged flat, with components that snap together easily and efficiently. Stephen McCabe has invented an imaginative build-it-yourself system, which develops dexterity, visuo-spatial skills, and encourages imaginative role play for both parents and children. He has devised different skill levels for each helmet type, demonstrating with elegant geometry, structural designs that portray the spirit of the past.

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DIY Rembrandt Press

This Do It Yourself toy printing press is modeled from European designs that were used in the 17th Century by famous artists like Goya and Piranesi. The kit includes a wood printing plate after the old master, Rembrandt van Rijn. The press, like Rembrandt’s, is made of wood and suited for assembly by young people. It is good for teaching the art of hand printmaking. An added USB flash thumb drive set in the woodwork connects to a Smartphone or tablet so that users may download lessons free and also follow links to online resources such as the creator’s online print making magazine.

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PLAMA marble run 2D

The marble run 2d is a joyful toy for kids and adults. The entire set consists of 12 magnetic planes in different simple shapes and colors. It allows the user to create an intinite variety of paths on a magnetic surface. The marble traverses between the wall and the edges of the single pieces. While the toy is not in use, it cleverly forms a rectangular shape that can act as abstract wall art or beautiful and simple decor. plama may help to develop creativity and logical thinking. It can increase the understanding of two dimensional space and proportion.

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vic & ddory (Mascot)

Vic and ddory are the mascots of the new professional baseball team launched by Korea Telecom in winter 2013, kt wiz (Abbrev. for wizard). Being the symbol of the team, the mascots aim to extend the communication platform beyond the stadium experience. Targeted towards the growing population of female and children baseball fans, the mascots named as vic and ddory, together pronounced as 'Victory' was born. Gaining insights from the fans, a list of functional toys are made that are able to show kt wiz spirit and engagement throughout fan's daily life.

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Boo!!

Boo!! is a big board game that is planned to include any activity to cheer up a birthday party, but with a horrified glimpse. It is designed as a decomposable small box that imprisons all the ghosts in the world. Inside the small box, there is a huge play-mat around which all the kids at the party can gather and play comfortably. The minimum age limit of the target group is set as 6 years and above, Boo!! is designed as a series of pavements on a haunted road which houses several adventures and the activity zones.

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Chesset

This chess set, created in modern style, is comprised of manufactured birch hardwood dowels and squares that have been milled, drilled, sanded and painted. The floating board design beckons the art aficionado and competitor alike with a balanced arrangement of shapes, reflecting the traditional geometric theme of a chess board in light and shade. Eye-catching, unique and pleasing to the touch, this work is suitable for display and play.

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Legendary designers and their award-winning works.

Design Legends are extremely famous designers who make our World a better place with their good designs. Discover legendary designers and their innovative product designs, original art works, creative architecture, outstanding fashion designs and design strategies. Enjoy and explore original design works of award-winning designers, artists, architects, innovators and brands worldwide. Get inspired by creative designs.

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