The simplest, most powerful radio and wireless speaker for iPhone + iPad ever in a compact form. Lift the cap, the louder it gets!
The perfect speaker if you're looking for something that doesn't look anything like a speaker. You can connect multiple speakers for easy listening throughout your space.
A Hand Crafted clip, versatile, reusable with many applications. Best of all doesn't damage what you hang. How would you use it?
Wall clips that hold almost anything and double as cord organizers: We're in. Not only does it look good, but The Gripstar gets five stars for crazy cool functionality.
Now anyone can transform touch into sound (and so much more!) with the Touch Board, an easy-to-use Arduino-compatible device.
Turn everything you touch into an interactive sensor with this kit from Touch Board. What would you make first? We're digging that MIDI controller...
Dartstrip is a snappable steel strip, backed with a removable adhesive & bundled with powerful magnets for hanging art, photos & more.
Dartstrip gives you the functionality of a bulletin board and the strength of steel with a practically invisible design. Oh, and no tools required. Check out our thoughts on the blog:
Cycling illumination unlike the rest. Put them on, forget about them and ride.
We know how much you love your bike, but you'll love it even more when you trick it out with this simple yet effective pair of bike lights.
Screen printed t-shirts and posters created from the text of classic books.
Danny sent us a few posters & they're just gorgeous!
(We may be a bit partial to one in particular: https://twitter.com/core77/status/271423878767722496 )
Unlace: a colorful, rubbery, twistable lace for untangling knotty problems with cords, cables, or any other loose end driving you mad.
Great little cable management design - with 2 lengths, multiple colors and lots of possibilities!
Classic design, world-famous bike culture, and dark winter days... This is Copenhagen. Our bike lights are inspired by all three.
A Magnetic Bike LED Bike Light, no straps, hooks or crooks about it!
A sleek, minimal key and wallet system that is designed for the modern lifestyle. Custom Engraving available.
The key to minimizing your everyday carry? Combining two essentials in one.
Sprout is a pencil that wants to be a plant when it grows up. When it's too short to use, plant Sprout to grow herbs, flowers and more!
A writing implement that will grow on you... and proof that MIT MediaLab students are designing projects at every scale
Ultra-simple and ultra-affordable. Feature rich. Pans AND tilts. The best way to create beautiful time lapses with your camera. Period.
Spend less on this motion time-lapse device than you would for just the remote timer in a traditional photography setup!!
The world's first portable STANDING DESK. Perfect for travelers, contractors, or those tight on space!
A stealthy (and strapping) new standard for the article of office furniture du jour.
Hipstomp had his doubts, but he's given Dan McDonley's Ninja Standing Desk the Core77 co-sign:
Uncompromising Rugged Cases LUNATIK for the iPhone 4s/5.
You know you're getting solid product when you back anything by Scott Wilson of MNML: the TAKTIK iPhone case is the iAccessory from his wildly successful Kickstarter brand LunaTik. For starters, the new case is designed to military specifications...
Cracking open the last closed platform: the TV. A beautiful, affordable console -- built on Android, by the creator of Jambox.
Yves Behar and the folks at fuseproject are pleased to present their latest project, and it's not a new jambox (boxy though it may be). The OUYA open-source gaming console is designed to bring gaming [from mobile devices] back into the living room.
A video camera stabilizer for iPhones, Smartphones, Point-and-Shoot cameras, and DSLRs.
Essentially a small Steadicam rig, the portable Picosteady is designed to be used with anything from a GoPro to a DSLR, and can be iPhone-rigged with a trusty Glif.
Designed with beauty in mind, the Floating Mug is an elegant solution for an all-in-one, mug+coaster.
Someday, we'll fondly look back at coasters as we sip from our maglev cups... until then, Tigere Chiriga's "Floating Mug" is an elegant solution for unsightly coffee stains
Twig is an ultra-portable cable for your iPhone. It has a bendable wire "skeleton" and three "legs". Bend it into tripod mode and more.
Help friend of Core77 and Hand-Eye Supply Jason Hilbourne make his dream a reality! Kickstart this flexible and ultra-portable cable for your iPhone!
An effort to produce the results of a unique investigation into the value of digital tools within craft ceramics production.
Help Matt launch his product design studio by realizing a first edition production run of his beautifully crafted "digital ceramics."
Horto domi is an open-source raised-bed beyond-organic garden platform with automation and web-interface capability with Arduino.
Horto domi, uses Arduino Ethernet to control the temperature of an enclosed, raised-bed garden so that no matter how cold it gets outside, you can grow anything you want all year round.
Award-winning coat hook and storage unit for keys, sunglasses or change -- best of all, it wont stretch your sweater! Help Chicago-based Materious make this Cubby a reality!
We'll follow Jorgen Leth, director of A Sunday in Hell, during the 2012 Paris Roubaix. A grueling bike race his film helped popularize.
Bicycle Film Festival founder/director Brendt Barbur wants to take his passion for those first two things to the next level with a star-studded team of documentarians.
A big red truck filled with cutting-edge maker tools that goes from school to school, bringing the joy of building back to kids.
Can you imagine having access to a laser-cutter or 3D printer as an elementary school student? Sparklab hopes to provide a bona fide hands-on education that is conspicuously absent from today's by-the-book curriculum with their mobile shop class.
A portable acoustic stand for the iPhone 4 and 4S. Designed and manufactured by us in California.
Sure, it's just an acoustic iPhone stand by a couple of guys who managed to get their hands on a CNC machine, but that doesn't make it any less beautiful or functional.
Read our exclusive profile of Colin & Bob here: http://bit.ly/GDjROu
Able to be attached in seconds! Full Windsor's fenders are the fastest and easiest way to keep your derriere nice and dry.
Full Windsor offers polypropylene origami with a purpose. The removable Quickfix fender is literally a snap to attach, while the semi-permanent Foldnfix is easier to (cable) tie than the company's namesake knot.
Vonnegut Kraft, a design partnership from NYC, is working with wood, fiber, metal, etc, to develop a line of furniture and textiles.
Help this Brooklyn-based furniture and textile duo get into this May's ICFF and be on the lookout for a Core77 studio visit coming soon.
When your bar is a little sliver, piggyback it onto a fresh bar of Stack soap. Stack's got a special groove that joins 'em together.
A soapdish made of soap, "designed with a special groove," such that "each new bar is ready to receive the previous little sliver." The old bar completes the new one and the lifecycle continues
A small building designed by students at the Illinois Institute of Technology for Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House.
Help IIT Design Build students launch a small exhibition center on the site of Mies van der Rohe's Farnsworth House. The center will safely house furniture and other artifacts from the house, which is prone to flooding.
JIX: the original drinking straw construction game (previously known as LINX)
"X" marks the spot with this simple building toy by New York-based artist Patrick Martinez. The plastic connectors are the perfect foundation, so to speak, for aspiring artists and architects.
Alden Seats makes high quality leather finished bike seats inspired from the classic designs of mens baroque dress shoes.
Carson Leh's beautifully brogued bicycle saddles hearken back to the signature details of oxfords and derbys. His inaugural collection of saddles features wingtip-worthy patterns and faux-quilting for a specific contingent of style-conscious cyclists.
Jeremy Dooley and Robbie De Villiers team up to create a typeface family with extensive style sets exclusively for Chattanooga
Jeremy Dooley and Robbie De Villiers want to create a city-wide visual identity based on a European city model. "We want Chattanooga to be the poster child for municipal branding in America... Chattanooga can spark the typographic revolution!"
These Clever Laptop and iPad sleeves are ready for a Big production run, right here in the USA!
Since its 2008 debut, the MacBook Air has firmly established itself not only among Apple's offerings but as an industry-leading notebook with its killer combination of performance and portability.
Still, the novelty of its size never ceases to amaze...
After a friend had his bike light stolen and got hit by a car, MIT bike geeks built a Theft-Resistant Bike Light.
Well that was quick: the Defender bike light reached its funding goal in less than 48 hours... though perhaps we shouldn't be surprised: its got a winning combo of form and function (not to mention its Core-approved things-that-look-like-other-things design).
Silicone Bluetooth speaker for your tablet, smart phone, laptop or media player.
The "Zooka" raises the (speaker) bar for portable speakers: developed by Portland, OR-based design studio NEW, the silicone accessory offers the perfect balance of hassle-free audio.
Precision made with Aircraft Grade 6061 Aluminum. Tangle-free & works with the cords you own. Simple. Minimal. Beautiful.
Retract your cables without detracting from their utility: The Hub (and Mini Hub) is among the more thoughtfully-designed cord management systems we've seen.
Magnetism and physics are made visible with ferrofluid. Help fund a highly engineered container that showcases this unique material.
Designer David Markus has ironed out the issues with tabletop psychedelic chemical suspension with an interactive, lava lamp 2.0. (Backlight not included.)
Undocking's a breeze and it works with cases. Built at a whole new level of quality with a beautifully minimal design.
Remember the old "it's heavy so it feels valuable" argument for the iPhone 4? Casey Hopkins' superlative iPhone dock is precision-machined and perfectly calibrated for your docking needs.
The LunaTik Touch Pen seamlessly goes from paper to iPad or tablet with a click of a button. It writes. Both ways!
You love to sketch. Pen on paper, stylus on tablet, it doesn't matter. Scott Wilson is back at it again with a stylus that seamlessly goes from paper to tablet.
We're rescuing a collection of 100 antique Ludlow Typecasting Fonts to catalog & organize into our working collection for you to use!
For all you creative types who dig creative typefaces: L.A.'s Int'l Printing Museum needs your help to rescue a collection of ~100 fonts of antique Ludlow Typecasting matrices. Five bucks will get you a letterpress thank-you note; drop another $45 for your very own slug.
Down-to-the-minute weather prediction for your exact location. Accompanied by stunning high-resolution radar animations.
"Dark Sky" is a new kind of weather app that promises military-grade accuracy in mobile meteorology, providing accurate weather data for the immediate one-hour timeframe. It ain't a weather machine, but it's a step in the right direction.
Laser engraved woodblocks to make your very own woodblock prints.
'Tis the season... to bring a digital image to life as a custom, reusable laser-cut woodblock at the click of a button.. The result is something like a cross between a rubber stamp and a silkscreen, elevating pixels to a unique work of art that's perfect for holiday tidings.
SKATE BENCH No.1 is a skateboard deck inspired bench with an original frame designed by KEM STUDIO.
We've seen a lot skateboard furniture crap over the years, but Skate Bench avoids the pile of poseurs and is worthy of your kickstarting dollars.
Teagueduino is an open source electronic board that allows you to realize creative ideas without soldering or knowing how to code.
Can making things with electronics without prior knowledge of a programming language be possible. Designers at Teague would like to think so.
Makeshift is a quarterly magazine and multimedia website about grassroots creativity and invention around the world.
Steve Daniels, founder of A Better World By Design, wants to publish this magazine about innovation in emerging markets. From the favelas of Rio to the alleys of Delhi, learn about design in every corner of the globe!
The Desktop Jellyfish Tank is the first affordable tank designed from the bottom up specifically for jellyfish.
Would you Kickstart a pet? Join 200+ backers (including rapper Jermaine Dupri) who hope marine biologist / entrepreneur Alex Andon can make their dream of raising jellyfish-- on their desktops, no less-- come true.
A titanium bike lock that’s designed as cleanly and thoughtfully as a bike. It's secure but elegant, simple and easy to use and store.
The ubiquitous U-Lock may have met its match in the TiGr, a titanium lock which fits around your wheels+frame+bikerack as well as it fits along your top tube. The innovative design raises the bar both for form and for function, setting new standards for street cred and security.
Tembo Trunks - the first collapsible earbud speakers for iPods and iPhones. They're perfect for lots of situations, take them anywhere.
"Tembo Trunks"—a clever new take on unpowered portable speakers—are perhaps the first earbud accessories to be Kickstarted, and the Norrie brothers are documenting the process from injection mold to package design.
150 pages of hot rod art and design that will spark your imagination and most importantly, inspire your creativity to go WOT!
Dwayne Vance knows a thing or two about what makes a car a desirable fantasy. When he's not consulting big entertainment, auto, or toy companies, he has the time to curate volumes of awesome hot rod drawings. Check out this second volume of awesomeness!
The Cosmonaut is a minimal, wide-grip capacitive stylus for touch screens. Perfect for sketching and doodling on any tablet.
Big ideas need big pencils....errr.. styluses.
Ever wanted to create your own inflatable characters? BLIMPUS, a new project by our very own Coretoon artist, Lunchbreath and illustrator/designer Mike Serafin, is a blank inflatable vinyl canvas with two feet to "stand" on. Help this project get a leg up, and claim yours now!
Loog Guitars is a line of small, 3-string guitars designed to make it fun and easy for kids to play music.
Say yes to future rock stars.
Say yes to future blues heroes.
Say yes to kids playing instruments
Say yes to The Loog Guitar.
Help finish the new design documentary from the director of "Helvetica" and "Objectified".
Gary Hustwit's design film trilogy culminates in the third and final installment, Urbanized, which takes a look at the design of cities. If this is anything like his first two films, Helvetica, and Objectified, we can be sure that it will be great. Support this project!
The Stance High is the first in a collection of DIY vinyl sneaker art toys. With your support we hope to produce the first edition.
What's more fun than recreating or designing your favorite sneakers out of play-doh? Well it looks like Delroy Dennisur's Stance might be the answer. Free your inner footware designer and support this project.
Don Lehman wanted a more readily accessible stylus so his sketching and ideation could go uninterrupted when fumbling for the right drawing tool. Don Lehman has the product dev skills to solve this problem. Give Don the final boost needed to bring this great idea to life.
What Happens When is a temporary restaurant that will change theme every month for a run of 9 months in New York City.
New York City restaurants open, go out of business, and reopen in new incarnations every week. This one is designed to. (Well not go out of business we hope) Bon appetit!
Transform your iPod Nano into the world's coolest multi-touch watches with TikTok + LunaTik by Scott Wilson and MINIMAL.
What does a successful product firm do when they're not creating award winning products for industry clients? Why launch a record breaking, blogosphere engrossing, iPod accessorizing project that's hard to beat, of course. Great work MINIMAL!