A Very Very Small Washing Machine

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We consider an in home washing machine to be up there at the height of luxury. While others may dream of swimming pools and four car garages, give us a washing machine in our home. We could do our laundry nekkid so that just for once, even just once, the dreaded laundry would be finished. But alas, until we move to someplace bigger with space for a laundry room, that dream is just a pipe dream. Unless...

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Not if Harsha Vardan R, an industrial design student in India, has their way. This is their concept of a washing machine. Small, compact, with another use as a seat (with its own set of possible uses we won't go into here...), it's truly a washer for small space living. It doesn't use water or detergent for that matter, rather the inner chamber acts as a kind of pressure washer, cleaning the clothes with ionized air, making a dryer obsolete. True, it's a very small unit but we like that it's thinking outside the giant metal box that makes the dream of having a washer, even in my home, even in the living room, an idea that could some day be a reality. For more information, click here