Get weird before you get real

David ColeDavid Cole is our head of retail store design and experience. He’s in charge of bringing the Quirky brand to physical life, from events to in-store displays. It’s a tough job with unique challenges and it requires an immense amount of creativity to stay a step ahead of the competition. Recently, David and his […]

Product in development: Freewheel

Inventor Rene Diaz submitted the idea for Freewheel back in December. He dreamed of remote controlled wheels that kids could attach to just about anything. With help from the community, we got rolling on developing Rene’s inventive toy idea. As Freewheel came to life, we started to see a bigger vision for it. Marketing it […]

Shield your outlets: Introducing…Breaker!

Breaker turns any outlet into a safer GFCI outlet without any rewiring. Simply retrofit your existing outlets with Breaker to prevent your little ones from dangerous accidents caused by sticking objects into the socket. Dario Ferreira knew there had to be a way to child-proof outlets without hiring an electrician. He invented Breaker, and thanks […]

Get weird before you get real

David ColeDavid Cole is our head of retail store design and experience. He’s in charge of bringing the Quirky brand to physical life, from events to in-store displays. It’s a tough job with unique challenges and it requires an immense amount of creativity to stay a step ahead of the competition. Recently, David and his […]

Fight for the light: Introducing… Conquest!

Talk about a game changer. Gather up your rowdiest friends for a round of Conquest, a high-tech update of two popular pastimes: Capture the Flag and Capture the Base. In the former, the flag lights up red or blue to indicate which team is currently on guard. It turns purple when intercepted by a crafty […]

A Sound Connection: Introducing… Vivo!

Welcome to your new command center. Vivo is a smart home audio system that wirelessly streams music, operates as an intercom, and keeps you abreast of the world around you. It’s got two detachable wireless speakers attached to a base, which also functions as a wireless hub. Plus, its touchscreen interface pings you with real-time […]

Defuse or lose: Introducing… Blast!

Mess with the best, get drenched like the rest. That’s Blast’s motto. A splashy take on the “disarm” sequence from online games, Blast is a transparent globe that features a ring of eight colorful LED lights and four powerful spray jets. There are several modes of gameplay, but ultimately the rules are simple: As the lights […]

Product in development: Freewheel

Inventor Rene Diaz submitted the idea for Freewheel back in December. He dreamed of remote controlled wheels that kids could attach to just about anything. With help from the community, we got rolling on developing Rene’s inventive toy idea. As Freewheel came to life, we started to see a bigger vision for it. Marketing it […]

Pack some power: Introducing… Fallback!

More than just another pretty case, Fallback’s functional design integrates a pop-out portable battery to extend the life of your smartphone. Insert the battery through the opening on the case’s inner side, and remove it when charged to minimize the thickness of your phone. Constantly out and about? Carry multiple batteries in your bag and […]

Small size, big moves: Introducing… Haul!

Life can get heavy when you least expect it. With Haul on hand, it’s easy to transport weighty and unwieldy objects at a moment’s notice. Attached to rollers that turn in all directions, this portable dolly features flip-out legs and a retractable handle attached to a strap. With your cargo firmly in place, grab hold of the handle and you’re officially ready to […]

Freeze the perfect float: Introducing… Float!

It should’ve been the perfect root beer float… but you added too much ice cream and not enough soda. Now you’re up the creek with an inferior treat. Float lets you master this subtle art every time. Simply fill Float’s glass with melted ice cream, add the insert, and toss the glass into the freezer. Once the ice […]

The light you listen to: Introducing… Lightcast!

Some products are born overachievers. A light bulb, speaker, and app-enabled intercom in one, Lightcast does everything short of Shiatsu massage. An inventive way to simplify your space, this LED light bulb features a powerful speaker built into its center, perfect for blasting all your favorite jams. Connect the device to your smartphone and—bada-bing!—it turns […]

Shield your outlets: Introducing…Breaker!

Breaker turns any outlet into a safer GFCI outlet without any rewiring. Simply retrofit your existing outlets with Breaker to prevent your little ones from dangerous accidents caused by sticking objects into the socket. Dario Ferreira knew there had to be a way to child-proof outlets without hiring an electrician. He invented Breaker, and thanks […]

Reach your ride: Introducing…Startup!

Hit the road with Startup, the electric car extension cord. Its got a retractable 25-foot cord, meaning you have the freedom to park where you want and still charge up. Plus, its two standard adapters work in tons of locations, so you’ll never worry about a dead battery. Zoli Honig, inventor of Cyclone, knew that […]

Let baking season begin with Bake Shapes recipes

We’re ushering in fall with three festive cupcakes made with Bake Shapes. Cook up your own pumpkin pie, toasted s’mores, or smoked maple bacon confections by following the recipes below. Share your own seasonal creations with #BakeShapes on Instagram and Twitter. Bake Shapes Recipe: Pumpkin Pie An orange-spiced cupcake topped with cream cheese icing and […]

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