Design Glut: Candlestrip

ICFF 2009

Amidst the more serious offerings at ICFF are always a few that we love for their tongue-in-cheek sense of humour. This candlestrip from Design Glut is one of them. Responding to a challenge by curators Dan Rubenstein and Jen Renzi to design a product for the ICFF offsite show, InDisposed, that spoke to the tension of contemporary design -- environmentalism vs. durability -- this is the response...

Candles shaped like electric cords and plugs appear to suck electricity from the base, powering the flames. For more information, click here