There are some people whose creativity urges them to find ways to improve things in everyday life. Things like chess for the blind and book benches are just some of the creations that make us really appreciate the quirky imaginations of great designers.
Bright Side supports all kinds of outside-the-box thinking, and these 15 ideas are a true testament to how far human creativity has come.
1. “This amazing bench in a library in Alexandria, Egypt”
2. “A genius bag design”
3. This pro-bike sign with a powerful message
4. “My local canal has a little staircase for the ducks to get in and out of the water.”
5. In case you didn’t get the hint, yes, this is a bird table.
6. “An office building that’s inside but looks like it’s outside…”
7. “A chessboard designed for blind people”
8. “This sign was designed to be read in the reflection of the water.”
9. “This brand of coffee changes the design for its decaffeinated blend.”
10. “My microwave has a ’no beep’ setting.”
11. “This bakery has a large cement loaf of bread as a door stopper.”
12. Stairs that look like a level from Super Mario
13. “This bathroom hand washing area with mirrors in the shape of sunglasses”
14. “A table with a solar panel as a sunshade that doubles as a charger for the ports at its base”
15. “My salt and pepper shakers”
Do you agree that many of these creations are both creative and useful? Which of these designs do you think deserves to be named the most inventive?