Tag: coffee

The Impress Coffee Brewer, a delicious full-bodied cup in 3 minutes or less!
June 11, 2013

Full-flavored handcrafted coffee, without filters, coils, plungers or the mess! Coffee lovers, meet the Impress Coffee Brewer - the one-cup-at-a-time handcrafted coffee brewer. No paper filters, electric mechanisms, risky balancing acts or fussy coils and plungers… just a great cup of coffee. Well designed and impeccably produced by Gamila Products, a very creative ID firm lead by Aly Khalifa right here in Raleigh, NC! The Impress is a...

Joulies - Regulating coffee to the perfect temperature
April 22, 2011

A couple of engineer buddies have designed the latest must-have accessory for the coffee drinker. Joulies are metallic beans you drop into your hot cup of cofee to make it exactly 140 degrees. They haven't even been manufactured yet, but already the project has accumulated some $305,000 in Kickstarter cash. I guess a lot of people are tired of blistered tongues. Each Joulie is a small metal shell filled with a phase-change material that melts at...

Custom Gecko Coffee Mug
July 23, 2010

  I've been fortunate enough to work on several recent custom product concepts for a famous US auto insurance company. When Kevin Silver came across an opportunity to present promotional ideas, we sat down one day to brainstorm on some cool concepts.  They were specifically looking for a custom ceramic coffee mug that incorporated their famous gecko. I sketched some designs of how I envisioned the gecko to be climbing the edge of the coffee...