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The Survival Kit

No more deadline anxiousness, presentation panic, or worrying about an electricity cut in the office. Canadian creative studio Phoenix has come up with a simple way to make your office hours easier: The Survival Kit. Available in three packages, The Overtime: inside you´ll find everything you need to overcome the task at hand, from a stress ball, "do not disturb” badges, peanut butter energy bars, a guide of tricks to keep you calm… The Presentation: with everything you need to look stylish and professional in front of your client, it contains bow ties, a laser pointer, deodorant, a book about "the art of convincing”… and The Power Outage: with everything you need to pass the time, to keep warm and out of the dark, contains stuff like a pair of wool socks to keep you warm, candles, a card deck, and an harmonica to add some life in the office whilst you wait for the power to come back. [Thanks Luis!]



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RETRO PATENTS

There is a new trend in turning old technology into decorative art that hangs on your wall. Framed Tech pays homage to the biggest tech icons such as outdated gadgets and vintage consoles by disassembling them and laying all parts out in an ultra-organized fashion, creating modern works of art. Another like-minded company is Retro Patents, which sells limited edition vintage patent prints that helped shape the technology, design and gaming industries. There beautifu...
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DECAPITATOR BOTTLE OPENER

The Decapitator by Corkcicle, is a menacing little device that easily and effortlessly removes bottle caps and twist-off caps. Simply set it over a bottle cap, push down, and watch the tops go flying! The Decapitator also features a magnet that holds the cap in position for easy disposal. watch the video...
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MAPLE SET KNIVES

The award winning Maple Set is now available for pre-order! The beautiful set breaks the mould of traditional knives and reimagines the classic design by reducing the size and visual weight of the blade. Maple Set includes an 8 inch Chefs knife, and an 8 inch Butchers knife, both made with Canadian Maple and German stainless steel. Each knife is hand made and unique. The minimalist set comes nicely packaged in a custom fit foam case and sturdy box, making a great gi...
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