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Innovations that Encase, Shield and Seclude You

 - Nov 21, 2009   Updated: Mar 27 2011
Cozy encasement is becoming the design aesthetic for everything from cars to baby cribs. It seems that while we all want our personal space, it’s even better if we can get it in some fully enveloping and surrounding pod-like structure. From wombtastic chairs and airport capsules to sleeping pods and cocoon-shaped architecture, this collection is all about unique cocoon creations.

Implications - The Internet and our increasingly hectic lives have assailed the notion of privacy. In response, designers are creating innovative products to help consumers win back their privacy. Whether for work, play or family use, designs that reintroduce seclusion and isolation help overtaxed individuals unwind and regain their sanity.