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Akar Design: Art, Architecture and Design.
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Slim and sleek, The Capper offers compact, pocket-sized leverage for opening bottles—as well as a clever recapping function. Whether preventing spills at the park, reserving the remains for a large-format brew for later in the day or simply saving re-capped bottles as craft beer memorabilia, this multi-functional opener has got your back.
A customer favorite! Easy to use
A flexible folding plastic insert holds many sizes of knives and many other utensils. This insert can easily be removed and cleaned in the dishwasher. The stand itself is made of aluminum.
Winner of IF Product Design Award
Japanese architect Shigeru Ban designed this ball point pen to not only feel comfortable in one's hand due to its unique triangular shape, but to also have two functions. One is of course to be a working pen made of the highest quality. The other function is that it can also be used as a fully functional architect's scale. The pen is presented i...
The Simply Elegant collection is designed for people who love the Mondaine design, but want something more elegant and dressy, perfect for a day in the office or a night on the town. The Simply Elegant case is quite thin, only 6.2 mm high, and the specially designed lugs of the case allow the watch to adapt to any size wrist so the watch sits co...
Nothing beats freshly brewed Coffee!
The pour-over coffee-maker brews coffee in the traditional way, where water and beans are slowly filtered to bring out the best of the coffee. The stainless steel filter can be used again and again – and unlike an ordinary paper filter, the steel filter does not draw out the coffee aromas – the essential oils...
Iconic and functionally designed ice cube cooler which can be operated with one hand. No more fiddling with tricky lids. The ice cube cooler has a specially designed hole in the lid, which means that the ice cubes can be removed with the accompanying spoon without first having to remove the lid. Featuring a double wall of stainless steel and pla...
Iconic shaker in a functional design for shaking and serving drinks. When shaking, hold the lid in place to block the pouring spout. To serve, simply rotate the lid a few degrees, and the pouring spout becomes visible on one side of the shaker. An air inlet on the other side of the shaker ensures a nice, even flow when serving. The pouring lip r...