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Sweet Engineered Treats

 - Sep 8, 2008   Updated: Jun 16 2011
References: frantz.jp & darkroastedblend
These are simply delicious - a set of tools made from chocolate.

Precisely engineered from chocolate I should add as the attention to detail is mind blowing. I also love the really cute smaller boxes of bulbs, screw taps and nuts and bolts (which actually work).

Frustratingly these comes from a Japanese website which looks to be full of amazing goodies but I can't understand a word.

Implications - Modern consumers are losing interest in their products more quickly than ever before. No longer satisfied with ordinary items that complete a function, customers are looking for unconventional designs for everyday purchases. Companies could design their practical products with an emphasis on abstract styles in order to appeal to the contemporary shopper.