50 of the most innovative products everyone wanted this year
Every year brings new and fresh ideas. In 2023, we’ve seen a host of trends come and go, but there are always certain designs that stand out from the rest. From cute duck-shaped night lights to smiley-face mugs that cry happy tears, we’ve rounded up 50 of the most creative products we’ve seen this year.
Bold fashion statements are definitely having a moment in 2023. We’ve seen plenty of unique kicks from Converse and Adidas that celebrate moments in art history and pop culture, like Hokusai’s sneaker The great wave High peaks. Innovative brands have also redesigned watches in versions we have never seen before. This Moondust wristwatch allows anyone to add a dazzling touch to any outfit, and the small yet luxurious Creamy Patina cufflinks show that every detail matters.
There were also a lot of interesting and well-designed products that we wanted to add to our homes. Contardi’s stylish lighting fixtures are made from 100% recycled materials, making them a stunning sustainable option. Meanwhile, this stunning Van Embricqs Wall Desk folds into a flat-hanging piece of decorative art that saves space while looking modern and sophisticated.
We have several more favorites from this year. Scroll down to see our picks for kitchen, toys, games, and more.
Here are 50+ creative products that represent the best of 2023.
For the kitchen
Accidents in the kitchen are normal. Although there’s not much you can do to prevent drink spills, there are some cute additions that will turn mistakes into happy accidents. Pour a generous amount of coffee into the Flooded With Emotions mug, and your drink will spill out of the little round eyes – making a happy face brim with happy tears.
A cup filled with feelings
Whale butter dish
Mini French Press
Measuring cup for instant ramen
For the sake of the homeland
Home decor reflects your personality and style. In 2023, we’re seeing pieces to suit every aesthetic. This space-saving sideboard is ideal for small spaces, as it holds an entire dining set within its compartments. Plus, Birdie Design’s CO2 monitor looks cute while constantly checking the air quality in your room – triggering helpful reminders when it’s time to open a window.
Smart Kaleidoscope Bulb
Space saving sideboard
Carbon dioxide monitor
Bird feeder window
Sustainable lighting fixtures
Terrarium that could change the climate
Stylish wall desk
Cute night lights
Waking up in the dark doesn’t have to be scary. The cleverly placed night light will illuminate your nightstand or desk so you can see what you’re doing. This year, there was an abundance of adorable animal-inspired night light companions. The Bunny Night Light features fold-out ears so it can be hung inside a closet, helping you find everything you need even in the darkest hours.
Quirky duck butt light
Duck suffers an existential crisis at night
Rabbit shaped night light
A new year means new trends. In 2023, we’ve seen cool kicks inspired by art and pop culture, and accessories that won’t go unnoticed. This blood pearl pendant makes the wearer look like they have been bitten by a vampire – a truly dark elegant touch to any ensemble.
Hokusai “The Great Wave Happens.”
Blood pearl necklace
National park hours
Van Gogh sneakers
Homer simpson meme adidas shoes
Adidas concha shoes
Wearable bean bag
Gacha machine backpack.
Winged ear cuffs
Watch with real moon dust
Every year, innovative creators try to find ways to improve our lives with cool gadgets, and 2023 is no different. We’ve seen cute helpers like the Studio Ghibli Totoro humidifier, as well as portable helpers like the Flextail Portable Outdoor Pump.
Portable external pump
Studio Ghibli Totoro Humidifier
Thigh book holder
Paddle board tent
2023 has been an exciting year for photographers and photography enthusiasts. Not only has Leica released a special 20th Anniversary Edition Leitz Auction Camera, but HoverAir has debuted a pocket-sized flying camera so users can take amazing photos from above.
Instant 2: Analogue and digital hybrid camera
Leitz 20th Anniversary Auction Camera
Pocket-sized flying camera
Polaroid 1-2 camera with manual capabilities
Games and games
There are games for people of all ages. In 2023, LEGO is unveiling several whimsical new sets that celebrate pop culture and history. Mattel also gave Barbie fans the opportunity to bring “Weird Barbie” home.
Super Mario Piranha Planet LEGO Set
LEGO Brick Botanicals
Alien Barbie doll.
Concorde LEGO set
NASA Mars Rover Perseverance Lego Set
Pac-Man Arcade LEGO Set
Lord of the rings Rivendell Lego set
Creative products aren’t just for humans. The new and innovative designs also extend to our animal companions. This year we saw dog biscuit-shaped beds, a slingshot that turns house cats into lions, and much more.
Modern dog house
Cat Convertible Backpack
Lion pet carrier
Biscuit shaped dog bed
Japanese primary school backpack for dogs
Modular cat furniture
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