Have you ever wanted to play with a set of toys, but resisted the urge because you are technically an "adult"?
At a certain age, we stop playing with toys, because toys are meant for children. But many of us never lose that sense of play. This is where designer toys come in. These are toys that have been designed for an older crowd to appreciate.
First up: Locknesters, designed by Fleet Hower.
Fleet, founder of Locknesters, has been creating 3D printed puzzles that take the forms of beloved animals such as bears, dogs, and dinos! With over 18 3D printing machines in his possession, Fleet has created a business out of making interactive sculptural objects.
These puzzles are fun to piece together, yet have the aesthetic of high-end, contemporary desk-top objects.
Shark & Diver Building Kits by Heavy Eyes
Heavy Eyes is a design studio that has created window-front displays for big name brands such as Hermes, Barney's, Knoll, and Theory.