There is something extremely satisfying about minimalism, and not just from an aesthetic perspective either. The clean, free feeling that comes with a life devoid of excess and clutter is also good for our mental health, giving us space to breathe and concentrate on things more important and fulfilling than the acquisition of material goods.

There are certain things that we do still need however. While marketing gurus come up with ever more complex and distracting ways of catching the eye, this list, compiled by Bored Panda, is all about gorgeous minimalist design. Objects and products stripped down to their bare essentials, leaving nothing but what is absolutely necessary. There is so much beauty in their simplicity, it makes us want to go home, clear out all the unnecessary clutter and start all over again!

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#1

This Business Card Shows All Contact Info Using Only An Email Address

This Business Card Shows All Contact Info Using Only An Email Address

HeyBuddy_ Report

justagirl
Community Member
2 years ago

I love it!

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#2

This LED Clock

This LED Clock

kibardindesign.com Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

*throws money at screen*

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#3

Awesome Beer Cans Show The Pantone Color Of The Brew That’s Inside

Awesome Beer Cans Show The Pantone Color Of The Brew That’s Inside

txaber.net Report

Phoebe Bean
Community Member
2 years ago

All the colors of the Rainbeer !!

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#4

The Cover Of 1984

The Cover Of 1984

Adronauts Berlin Report

Dian Ella Lillie
Community Member
2 years ago

When Orwell wrote it, and even when I studied it at high school, it seemed fanciful distopian fiction. Now it's a playbook for running the world - pick any authoritarian country and it's sure to be up to its armpits in Big Brother...

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#5

Really Smart And Also Minimalist Design

Really Smart And Also Minimalist Design

Ozyman_Diaz Report

justagirl
Community Member
2 years ago

This is so clever...

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#6

Pop-Outlet

Pop-Outlet

thisiswhyimbroke.com Report

Daria B
Community Member
2 years ago

Those outlets have seen things.... OoO

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#7

Simple And Clever Milk Branding Concept That Features A UFO Space Ship Lid

Simple And Clever Milk Branding Concept That Features A UFO Space Ship Lid

Kan Salt, Marcel Sheishenov and I-Media Creative Bureau Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

Kids would love this. Hell, I would love this!

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#8

A Silly Light

A Silly Light

Kosho Tsuboi Report

diane a
Community Member
2 years ago

i like weird things such as this

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#9

Cover Illustrations For Each Harry Potter Book

Cover Illustrations For Each Harry Potter Book

Kincső Nagy Report

WhiteFox
Community Member
2 years ago

I NEED THIS IS MY LIFE WHERE DO YOU FIND THIS

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#10

Oddly Satisfying Knife Set From Delgon

Oddly Satisfying Knife Set From Delgon

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Greg Hoggarth
Community Member
2 years ago

Swish, but impractical, if your middle size knife is dirty, nowhere to put your small one.

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#11

Triangle Notebook

Triangle Notebook

Tan Mavitan Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

Space-saving, and a great conversation piece.

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#12

This Lamp Makes Antlers When Switched On

This Lamp Makes Antlers When Switched On

Popup Lighting Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

does it make you horny?

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#13

Wife Bought This Simplistic Moon Light. Felt Very Powerful Holding It

Wife Bought This Simplistic Moon Light. Felt Very Powerful Holding It

johnderek182 Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

is there a dark side?

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#14

Fold-Out Minimalist BBQ For Space Saving

Fold-Out Minimalist BBQ For Space Saving

focus-creation.com Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

I wonder how easy it is to clean?

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#15

This Minimalist Gravestone

This Minimalist Gravestone

bulbulkaya16 Report

Akucdota
Community Member
2 years ago

There is something really disturbing about this one. So impersonal.

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#16

You Are Gonna Love This Minimal Set Of Chess

You Are Gonna Love This Minimal Set Of Chess

niquetapute Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

i like how it's stored more than how it looks.

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#17

These Minimalist Playing Cards

These Minimalist Playing Cards

coolmaterial.com Report

Ladies and Gentlemen
Community Member
2 years ago

Love the black ones, so elegant!

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#18

My Minimal Watch. It Only Shows What You Need To Know

My Minimal Watch. It Only Shows What You Need To Know

santorin Report

Greg Hoggarth
Community Member
2 years ago

So do digital watches.

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#19

The New Norwegian Passport Design

The New Norwegian Passport Design

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justagirl
Community Member
2 years ago

Wow what? this is art

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#20

Ray Bradbury's 'Fahrenheit 451' Bound With Striking Paper And A Match

Ray Bradbury's 'Fahrenheit 451' Bound With Striking Paper And A Match

Elizabeth Perez Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

Clever.

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#21

Tesla Model 3 Interior

Tesla Model 3 Interior

cleantechnica.com Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

For a nice leisurely trip to Mars.

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#22

Objects That Seem Like Half-Finished Sketches Of Candle Holders, Vases, Bowls And Bottles

Objects That Seem Like Half-Finished Sketches Of Candle Holders, Vases, Bowls And Bottles

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diane a
Community Member
2 years ago

really like these - very inventive

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#23

These Rainbowless Skittles

These Rainbowless Skittles

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stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

they're to support LGBT in that you shouldn't judge the inside by what's on the inside.

Master Markus
Community Member
2 years ago

I think you mean "the inside by what's on the outside", I think your error confused some people.

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GlassOfWater
Community Member
2 years ago

The flavours written on the side XD

Victoria Jolley
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2 years ago

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yes but they are the same color so you will never know what flavor you are going to get

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Brandy Cannon
Community Member
2 years ago

This wasn't for minimalist designs...... These were The Famous White Skittles for Pride Month...... just looking at most of the comments here, I'm thinking most of these people did give 2 shits about that month {hell they probably joined in on the hate with people thinking that these were "white" meant they were "racist" instead of "gay" } https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/skittles-all-white-pride-month_us_5943ffcce4b0f15cd5bae4bc

Katie Zachgo
Community Member
2 years ago

Honestly, that would be so much fun to try to guess which flavor is what

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

A surprise in every bite.

Isabella Serkosky
Community Member
2 years ago

Ahhhh, a parody of the bean boozled challenge...

Helen Puskar
Community Member
2 years ago

no an act of support for the lgbtq+ community

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Dian Ella Lillie
Community Member
2 years ago

This is what it looks like when you have both skittlepox and anaemia.

Raymond Mart
Community Member
2 years ago

HOW DO I SORT THEMMM!?!

Kiahna
Community Member
2 years ago

Precisely!!

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Carole Dose
Community Member
2 years ago

There's some Jelly Bean Game that has all manner of mixed (some disgusting) flavors. Shades of Harry Potter!!

Sasy
Community Member
2 years ago

M&Ms did this years ago, and I realised that they looked exactly like my nurofen, I thought at the time that seemed unsafe, like maybe a kid would at some point think pills were candy.

Lia
Community Member
2 years ago

Mmm milk flavour

Chris Rickards
Community Member
2 years ago

No thanks, I hate lime flavor.

Les🐝an
Community Member
1 year ago

LGBTQIA+ pride

Jason Arc
Community Member
2 years ago

taste the depression

Tamera Gardner
Community Member
2 years ago

Reminds me of when “generic” items first hit the grocery store shelves in the ‘70’s.

kaylyn
Community Member
2 years ago

this is smart because with these the damn kids would stop yelling i don't want the red ones i want the green ones i hate the color red!!

Charlie1
Community Member
2 years ago

But it's the colors that make it so much fun!

Diane Herman
Community Member
2 years ago

I just want M&M's.

James Mills
Community Member
2 years ago

White Power!

proud slytherin
Community Member
2 years ago

Everyone has seen these!

Magpie
Community Member
2 years ago

# random tangent. the red colour is usually made with crushed beetles.

Randomcthulu
Community Member
2 years ago

But I sort my Skittles by flavor and eat my least favorite first...ack! My OCD! *head explodes*

Kristel
Community Member
2 years ago

My grandfather always says (begun with this after we had the appropriate age of course): "But why eat your least favorite first? What if you pass away during eating (whatever you eat)?. Then you had your least favorite as last. And haven't had your favorite yet!". lol. Not meant sad. Just as a joke by the tone he says it. But still I eat my least favorite first. So I have the most delicious flavor taste in my mouth after eating :-). Even though this triggers my OCD enormously. I still kind of like it. Guessing which one you had. Like a game.

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KoIvanov
Community Member
2 years ago

When Marxist doctrine requires the political correct product to not hurt people's feelings.

Jetches
Community Member
2 years ago

I do love the “mystery airhead” idea though

Clara The Idiot
Community Member
2 years ago

This was to support LGBTQ

André Tiago Almeida
Community Member
2 years ago

This is so many shades of wrong. At least it's almost free of food coloring.

Allayna
Community Member
2 years ago

Actually, its not wrong at all...and only one shade XD

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Bill Daniel
Community Member
2 years ago

I'm sick of lgbqt whatever it is jamming this garbage down our throats, especially kids.

Sabal Minor
Community Member
2 years ago

Suck it green donkey dick lover!

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Sophia Cai
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2 years ago

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looks like the company ran out of colored ink.

Sabal Minor
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2 years ago

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Taste the Rainbow, NOT

astro lame
Community Member
2 years ago

This was made to support LGBTQ+ people. So please, do not make this about yourself

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Jetches
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2 years ago

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Doesn’t this negatively objectify white people though?

Allayna
Community Member
2 years ago

um, no?

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JustSomeone1
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2 years ago

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This kinda angers me

Bored Fangirl
Community Member
2 years ago

Why should it anger you? It was made to support LGBTQ+ people, and it pretty clearly says that they're all the same color on the packaging. If you want specific flavors on your skittles, get a different kind. It's not like stores will only have those kinds.

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#24

The Simpsons Inspired Minimalist Wine Bottles

The Simpsons Inspired Minimalist Wine Bottles

Constantin Bolimond Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

ME: doctor doctor I think i've got liver failure DOC: what are the symptoms? ME: they're a yellow tv cartoon family, but what's that got to do with it?

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#25

This Dressing Room Has Their Clothing Hooks Labeled In A Very Minimalist Way

This Dressing Room Has Their Clothing Hooks Labeled In A Very Minimalist Way

Pumpkinspice90 Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

They forgot "Never"

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#26

Kub - A Sink By Architect Victor Vasilev

Kub - A Sink By Architect Victor Vasilev

Victor Vasilev Report

Random Panda
Community Member
2 years ago

I hope the bottom of this sink is slanted or the water will never drain out.

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#27

Help Remedies

Help Remedies

ChappsMalina, Little Fury & Help Remedies Report

Dian Ella Lillie
Community Member
2 years ago

help - I can't read faint, small print...

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#28

Tolkien Minimalist Book Covers I Created

Tolkien Minimalist Book Covers I Created

Ghstwrld Report

Aisha La Gatta Pelirroja
Community Member
2 years ago

Shut up and take my money!

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#29

Brilliant Travel Hanger Design

Brilliant Travel Hanger Design

monoco Report

Olivia Crossley
Community Member
2 years ago

How would you hang it up? It a loop, you could only hang it up on a nail or something.

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#30

Minimalist Packaging For A Series Of Flours

Minimalist Packaging For A Series Of Flours

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TC
Community Member
2 years ago

Beautiful, useful and elegant...

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#31

This Journal Made To Look Like A Silver Block When Closed

This Journal Made To Look Like A Silver Block When Closed

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DancingToMyself
Community Member
2 years ago

Yeah, only when it's brand new.

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#32

This Hotel Shampoo Which Assumes Your Theft Also Has A Very Simplistic Package

This Hotel Shampoo Which Assumes Your Theft Also Has A Very Simplistic Package

NoStelthMod Report

Sabal Minor
Community Member
2 years ago

As much as U pay to stay there it's considered part of the room package- get it right Hotel Presumptuous!

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#33

Lamp That Projects Its Own Shade

Lamp That Projects Its Own Shade

yoy-idea.jp Report

Greg Hoggarth
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2 years ago

Clearly an art piece, not a practical item.

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#34

Dominos Pizza Box From The 60s

Dominos Pizza Box From The 60s

aaron_is_here Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

well that was definitely NOT less than 30 minutes, so we eat for free.

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#35

Conceptual Packaging Design For Well-Known Supermarket Products Created By Stripping Back The Existing Graphics In Stages

Conceptual Packaging Design For Well-Known Supermarket Products Created By Stripping Back The Existing Graphics In Stages

antrepo4.com Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

Less production costs, and easier on the eyes.

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#36

Minimalist Packaging Design For A Matchbox Decorated Only With The Red Phosphorus Ink That's Used For Striking Matches

Minimalist Packaging Design For A Matchbox Decorated Only With The Red Phosphorus Ink That's Used For Striking Matches

Shane Schneck and Clara von Zweigbergk Report

Katie Zachgo
Community Member
2 years ago

I really like these. They are really calming

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#37

Very Strong Coffee

Very Strong Coffee

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Raymond Mart
Community Member
2 years ago

Hmm I wonder what's the word on the top that's slightly blurred....

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#38

A Minimalist's iPhone

A Minimalist's iPhone

SuperDorkly Report

Mangoes'nRum
Community Member
2 years ago

How does one do this? It's beautiful! Is it a setting?

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#39

I Scraped The Labels Off Some Voss Water Bottles To Re-Use. The Result Looked Pretty Nice

I Scraped The Labels Off Some Voss Water Bottles To Re-Use. The Result Looked Pretty Nice

caffeinetherapy Report

Kiahna
Community Member
2 years ago

Nice recycling. I wanted to do this, those bottles are great.

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#40

Minimalist Coffee Shop

Minimalist Coffee Shop

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Troux
Community Member
2 years ago

The prices are certainly not minimal!

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#41

Minimalistic Steel Pen

Minimalistic Steel Pen

silentpl Report

Trixster Million
Community Member
2 years ago

Unergonomic a.f.

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#42

The Packaging For This Juice Company

The Packaging For This Juice Company

Sam Jorden Report

Kiahna
Community Member
2 years ago

I really like these bottles. WHAT IS MY OBSESSION WITH BOTTLES!

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#43

Evolvia By Evolve Olive Oil Presented In A Minimal Bottle

Evolvia By Evolve Olive Oil Presented In A Minimal Bottle

by-evolve.com Report

TC
Community Member
2 years ago

I can see the drops of oil dripping by the sides...

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#44

Minimalist McDonald's Ad From Sweden Shows New Large Coffee Size

Minimalist McDonald's Ad From Sweden Shows New Large Coffee Size

daviddoctorrose.wordpress.com Report

Pamela24
Community Member
2 years ago

Took me a while and it's really clever. It always annoys me how great most of the McDonalds commercials and ads are.

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#45

This Natural Black Water With Its Smart Packaging

This Natural Black Water With Its Smart Packaging

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stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

what the fulvic?

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#46

Square's New Minimal Cash Card

Square's New Minimal Cash Card

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stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

nothing on it, nothing in it, makes sense.

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#47

It's Been Proven Time And Time Again That Simple Packaging Designs Always Seem To Be The Most Successful. I Don’t Even Like Almond Milk, But These Bottles Would Make Me Want To Pour It On Everything

It's Been Proven Time And Time Again That Simple Packaging Designs Always Seem To Be The Most Successful. I Don’t Even Like Almond Milk, But These Bottles Would Make Me Want To Pour It On Everything

arrowcreativedesign Report

Randy Inbred
Community Member
2 years ago

Lol...I thought it said pessary!!!!

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#48

A Beer I Found In Berlin, Germany

A Beer I Found In Berlin, Germany

breadteam Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

how angular is her thumb?!

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#49

A Packaging Concept For HB Pencils Which Doubles As A Container And Is Intended To Be Displayed On Ones’ Desk

A Packaging Concept For HB Pencils Which Doubles As A Container And Is Intended To Be Displayed On Ones’ Desk

Swann Marchon Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

Oh, does it come with a pencil sharpener?

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#50

This Protein Bar Design With No BS

This Protein Bar Design With No BS

RXBAR Report

birdhouse
Community Member
2 years ago

Awe, I prefer mine to contain B.S.

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#51

Record Player Reboot With A Beautifully Minimal Design Seen Alongside With All The Features Of All Full Fledged Record Player With 50% Less Footprint

Record Player Reboot With A Beautifully Minimal Design Seen Alongside With All The Features Of All Full Fledged Record Player With 50% Less Footprint

Siddharth Vanchinathan Report

Kiahna
Community Member
2 years ago

I really like all the bulk that comes with a record player.

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#52

Minimal Analog Watch Design

Minimal Analog Watch Design

tokyoflash.com Report

Kiahna
Community Member
2 years ago

I'll be staring at it for fifteen minutes before I can actually read the time.

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#53

Headphone Packaging Designed To Look Like Musical Notes

Headphone Packaging Designed To Look Like Musical Notes

Panda_911 Report

Jessica Gunn
Community Member
2 years ago

Not cool enough for 35$!

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#54

So Simple, Yet Still Eye-Catching

So Simple, Yet Still Eye-Catching

herbivorebotanicals Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

This would look nice sitting on that dressing table.

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#55

This Clock Has Been Hanging In My Grandma's Kitchen For 20+ Years

This Clock Has Been Hanging In My Grandma's Kitchen For 20+ Years

TomOmon Report

Sabal Minor
Community Member
2 years ago

Yeah mimimalist idea wasn't a 21st century idea! I've seen many clocks even from the 1920s like this!

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#56

Minimal Packaging For Natural Chocolate Bars

Minimal Packaging For Natural Chocolate Bars

Yuta Takahashi Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

hmmm... why does chocolate get a capital letter, but natural not?

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#57

Minimalist Circular Fruit Bowls. Each Piece Of Fruit Added To Or Subtracted From The Mix Changes The Angle Of The Centerpiece

Minimalist Circular Fruit Bowls. Each Piece Of Fruit Added To Or Subtracted From The Mix Changes The Angle Of The Centerpiece

Helena Schepens Report

BusLady
Community Member
2 years ago

Strawberries make me smile.

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#58

Book Cover For "Kidnapped" By Alan Grant

Book Cover For "Kidnapped" By Alan Grant

Adronauts Berlin Report

stellermatt
Community Member
2 years ago

somebody needed a pee

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#59

Misery Vodka Packaging Design Which Is Very Simple Yet Effective

Misery Vodka Packaging Design Which Is Very Simple Yet Effective

Maria De La Croix