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Heated Snake Rugs

The Eva

— July 25, 2008 — Art & Design
This is, unquestionably, the best rug ever featured on Trend Hunter, and I don't feel you can prove me wrong on this one.

The Snake Rug (design name Eva) is by Britta Knuppel and is a glorious hybrid between a snake shaped rug and a hot water bottle. You plug it in like you would with an electric blanket and it heats it. If that was not exciting enough, it can be assembled as you wish.

I want the winter to be here now (currently melting in the London heat) just so I can try this out.


Trend Themes
1. Heated Rugs - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Creating customizable heated rugs that combine comfort and functionality.
2. Hybrid Designs - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Exploring the potential of combining different product functionalities to create unique and appealing designs.
3. Smart Textiles - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Integrating technology into textiles to enhance user experience and provide additional functionalities.
Industry Implications
1. Home Decor - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Developing innovative and functional products that enhance the aesthetics and functionality of homes.
2. Textile Manufacturing - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Incorporating new materials and technologies to create advanced and innovative textile products.
3. Consumer Goods - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Offering novel and unique products that cater to consumers' preferences and enhance their everyday lives.
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