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Braillient

In addition to innovations for the blind, we have seen a wave of Braille products with

Implications - Products that promote self-reliance and freedom from dependence on others are highly coveted by those afflicted with visual limitations. Braille has long helped the visually impaired to comprehend their surroundings and now steps are being taken to further integrate system to allow increased communication.
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9 Featured, 11 Examples:
325,504 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Aug 06 — Dec 07
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Featured Examples

Braille Tattoos
Braille Tattoos
Body Modifications for the Blind Make Sight and Touch Statements
Braille tattoos are a new innovation that allow the blind to enjoy body modifications too. Klara Jirkova, a student at the University of Arts in Berlin, came up with an innovation to modify the... MORE
Playboy in Braille
Playboy in Braille
Blind people enjoy pornography too. That's what you'll learn when you pick up a copy of Playboy in braille. Although, if you don't know how to read braille, you won't know the difference between an ad… MORE
$10 Hand-Held Braille Writer
$10 Hand-Held Braille Writer
A group of university students at Johns Hopkins University has created a hand-held braille writer made from inexpensive mechanical parts. The device is expected to cost as low as $10. From Johns Hopkins… MORE
Braille Wine Bottle
Braille Wine Bottle
Feel your way around the worlds first braille enhanced bottle of wine which is lighting the way for blind wine drinkers everywhere. Although there is a braille wine "label" in existence this is the first… MORE
play_circle_filled Braille Graffiti
Braille Graffiti
Art For The Blind
Graffiti has been a practice since the discovery of the cave wall, though it has never gained general recognition. People either see it as vandalism or an art form. But there is one group of people that… MORE
Braille Architecture
Braille Architecture
Love is Blind by Jessica Lertvilai of Vest Collective
The Vest Collective is a Canadian group of designers with a bit of a postmodern streak (in the architectural sense). They make reference to past traditions with an eye towards future manufacturing techniques.… MORE
Braille Neck Ties
Braille Neck Ties
In necktie homeland – Croatia, the first tie with Braille writings on it was born. It carries metaphorical writing on the inner side and it helps blind people to feel different colors, the world we see,… MORE
Braille Mobile Phones
Braille Mobile Phones
Seonkeun Park Creates a Mobile for the Visually Impaired
There are many mobiles out there that have been created for the visually impaired, but here is a design concept by Seonkeun Park that is more simplistic than the rest. The Braille Phone concept is shaped… MORE
Braille Textured Home Decor
Braille Textured Home Decor
The Love Is Blind Vase
This beautiful vase by artist Jessica Marie Lertvilai features Braille translations of love letters for a sleek yet romantic piece. This simple concept subtly puts forth the message that love is blind.… MORE

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