Israeli-based designer Avichai Tadmor came up with a nifty way to peel oblong vegetables such as carrots, zucchinis, and cucumbers. The peeler is basically a giant pencil sharpener, so you can peel your vegetables down with just a few simple twists, leaving behind little veggie shavings. His design is so obvious that it’s kind of genius.
The Defibrillator Toaster. My mom would be so annoyed… every morning I would run into the kitchen screaming “WE’RE LOSING THEM!!! BEEP BEEP BEEPBEEP BEEP! DON’T YOU DIE ON ME, DAMNIT!!! NURSE, WE NEED 12 CC’S OF CREAM CHEESE, STAT!!!” This is the best - oh my God: He’s bread, Jim. (Anyone get the Star Trek reference?)