It may simply be a proof-of-concept prototype but the rambler socket is full of great ideas. True, you might have questions about health & safety – namely, fire regulations – and the like. Not to mention, what happens if such a unit were to break down. But, let’s not let reality get in the way of a good idea.
Honestly, wall sockets, extension cables and power leads could really use a make-over. Many of them are bulky, unwieldy and inconvenient. Many countries like to use their own, proprietary designs. All of this adds up to one thing: nuisance.
Movahedi’s designs are refreshingly simple and actually look as if they’d make wall sockets a joy to use. Can you imagine that? A joy?
This is good design in motion: taking something mundane, irritating and overlooked… and turning it into something playful, useful and fun.
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