Schizo Lamp

The word schizophrenia is derived from the Greek words for to split (schidzein) and mind (phren). This splitting is related to fragmenting of the thought processes. OOOMS used this as inspiration to design a lamp where the ribbed surface creates two different shapes. The inner shape is a classic lampshade. The outside is more neutral, and looks a bit…

Schizo Vase

The word schizophrenia is derived from the Greek words for to split (schidzein) and mind (phren). This splitting is related to fragmenting of the thought processes. OOOMS used this as inspiration to create a  vase with a ribbed surface which creates two different shapes. The outside shape is based on a Greek Amphora vase. The inner shape…

Silhouettes

A nice thing about the human mind is that it only needs parts of information in order to get the whole idea, we easily fill in the gaps with information from past experiences. So to evoke an image of a plant, the outline of one will do. OOOMS created 3 silhouettes of ordinary houseplants, to be used at…

Silhouette Lamp

A nice thing about the human mind is that it only needs parts of information in order to get the whole idea, we easily fill in the gaps with information from past experiences. So to evoke an image of a plant, the outline of one will do. OOOMS created 3 silhouette lamps inspired by ordinary houseplants. Emerging from…

Roadkill Carpet

Do you know the feeling that you do not want to take a look at something, but you still do? The Roadkill carpet is a continuous struggle between attraction and repulsion. It’s a warm, soft, cuddly carpet that attracts you to take a nap on it. But at the same time its a repulsive image of a car-flattened,…

Firewood

There is a primal link between man and fire. Every man should know how to start one. A manly man knows how to start one without matches. OOOMS has designed a kit for you to master this primitive skill. And whether or not you ever need to call upon these skills, it’s just cool to…

Anti Gravity Machine

So what if your chances of ever becoming an astronaut are less than zero? You can still defy gravity using OOOMS ‘s Anti Gravity Machine and you know it’s probably more fun. All you have to do is strap yourself to the moving see-saw contraption and voila! You can moonwalk like Neil Armstrong all over the…

Rollator

With this nifty vehicle you can move fast forward when walking slow. Looking like a treadmill on wheels, the Rollator uses a special gear drive system to multiply your walking efforts and increase your pace. While you won’t look quite as cool as those hipsters tooling around on their Segways, you might end up getting there…

Hairhats

Do you need a good alternative for wearing fur? Why not wear hats made of a 100% human hair? These Hairhats are a statement about the fact that people shave and cut up almost every animal walking around with nice fur, but refuse to adorn human hair. Description: Hats made of 100% human hair Dimensions:…

Milkmaid

Commissioned by the Dutch souvenir project and initiated by the European Ceramic Work Centre, the Milkmaid by OOOMS  is not your typical keepsake. Inspired by Johannes Vermeer’s innocent painting “Het Melkmeisje”, this Delft blue ceramic figurine will certainly be a talking point if you leave it out on your mantelpiece! Description: Ceramic Delft blue figurine…

Solar Birdhouse

Why would only humans make use of eco-friendly technology? OOOMS designed a birdhouse with a solar panel on it’s roof. During the day sunlight feeds the solar panel, charging a small battery inside. At twilight the transparent stick will light up and cast a tiny light on your garden. This light attracts an easy night time snack for…

Rocker

‘Rocker’ is an universal attachment to turn almost any four-legged chair into a real rocking chair. Depending on the chair of your choice, you can get any kind of rocking chair; from very relaxed to a more active one. This project is the result of the Designboom rocking chair contest, where a premature version of…