Although it is harmless, Studio Pirsc’s Mina Egg Cup looks like a dangerous weapon. Not only could this be a stylish tabletop object, but it can also be eaten out of.
The cheeky egg cup is just one of many funny perspectives the designers at Studio Pirsc have on kitchen utensils.
Don’t you think these egg holders are the bomb?
Implications - The state of modern warfare and the coming of 2012 have combined to create an environment fixated on apocalyptic themes and military innovation. Product designers are capitalizing on this interest by updating practical items with designs inspired by ammunition, weapons and other war iconography, often to make a political or social statement.