Typographic Chess Set Spells Out the Pieces

Chess is the game of champions. While this chess set may not be the absolutely best teaching tool for the game, it works great as a design showcase. Each piece is composed of letters spelling out the piece’s name. This chess set design is actually available via Shapeways as a 3D printed …

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Star Wars Bookends

You like Star Wars and you like books. If only there was a way to combine the two. Well fear not my well-read Jedi friends, there’s not one but two different types of Star Wars bookends. For the more literal literates we have the simply named Star Wars Bookends shown above …

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Tokyoflash Kisai Kaidoku Watch is Straight out of the Matrix

The brand spanking new Kisai Kaidoku watch from Tokyoflash is one of the coolest watches ever. It looks super futuristic, almost like the title screen from The Matrix, except with words instead of numbers. Telling the time is simple- just look at the flashing words to tell the time…animated gif time: Like …

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Konexi Word Game is Scrabble Meets Jenga

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When the word making skills of Scrabble get combined with the tower building skills of Jenga, you get a game called Konexi. Play Konexi by literally building words used the notched letters to make three dimensional towers. You get points by adding on letters and making words- one point for each letter ...

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Find the Time with a Word Search Clock

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The perfect clock for the wordsmith who says they “can’t find the time” to do their word searches. Instead of numbers the Word Search Clock has “hidden” words for the time. Since the times are already circled for you, there’s 14 additional hidden words to keep you busy. Or do what ...

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Table Table Spells out Table with it’s Chairs

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This table design by Toshinori Kamiya of Kamiya Designs spells out exactly what is- a table. The only problem is that it’s really the chairs that spell out the rest of the word beyond the T. Regardless it’s still a funky and colorful table and chair design. I could see this in ...

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Qlocktwo Clock Tells the Time with Words

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Qlocktwo is a handsome wall clock that eschews (great word btw, eschews) the common clock features of hands and numbers and replaces them with words. It spells out the time in everyday time-telling terms. Qlocktwo comes in any one of six languages- English, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, or French as well as ...

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Used as Read Electronics Concept

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Here’s an interesting concept for electronic devices called “Used as Read”. The devices are in the shapes of the words that they are (yeah that was an awkward sentence but I’d rather just write this little blurb than go back and try to figure out a more eloquent way of saying that). So ...

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