Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Vitamin's Urban Creatures Give Birth To More
If you are familiar with any of the products created by the inventive folks at Vitamin in London, it's probably their 'urban gnomes' since those are carried at several hip online and design stores worldwide. The Urban Creatures range has since spawned several offshoots and variations based on the original screen printed, 21 cm tall white creatures.
Above: One of their classic original Urban Gnomes that started it all.
Above: the 'glowing' version (only available in the UK and Europe)
Above: one of their several hip limited edition 'street gnomes'
Above: their Urban Creatures Salt and Pepper shakers called "hoodies" (also available in black)
Now, they've added a new line of products based upon their 'Urban Creatures' that includes kitchen timers, bottle openers and coin banks.
As of right now, the Urban Creatures line of bottle openers, kitchen timers, and money boxes are available for pre-order and each comes in one of four styles; Floral, Blossom, Bones and Hex.
Urban Creatures Money Boxes (Coin Banks):
Urban Creatures Kitchen Timers:
Urban Creatures Bottle Openers:
pre-order them here.
In addition to their Urban Creatures line, they carry other fun items like plant pots, tableware, and more, be sure to see them all.
How they describe themselves:
With a product range which spans from ceramics, furniture, and now sports accessories, Vitamin is ready to put it's own fresh spin on any product. Whether it's free-standing lamps that double as carpet sweepers, vases with integrated ashtrays or table lights which keep your cup of tea warm, Vitamin produces extra-ordinary products that hopefully make their owners' lives a little less ordinary.
Since its launch in Sept 2005 Vitamin has designed products for Hasbro, Virgin Atlantic, Bliss and Philips to name a few. Whether it is ideas generation, design development or production design Vitamin can help you add that something extra ordinary to make your company and its products stand out from the crowd.
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