Have you had days that you would just like to erase out of existence? Or maybe burn away, collect the ashes and let the wind carry them as far away from you as possible? I have. Which is why I love the concept of this calendar made of matches.
He has certainly managed to do both, but the main reason I like his product is because of the layer of symbolism found in such a common every day object. It can certainly stir a water cooler conversation about the essence of time and the transience of life. It tells a story, which is always a wonderful element to incorporate into the design of a product. And let’s face it, I just love the opportunity it presents to symbolically let go of the past by literally burning yesterday away.
Embedded in a cell phone or in accessories such as rings, bracelets or watches, the novel tools aim to make it easier to manage hypertension. But they must still pass several tests before hitting the clinic.