Designers sometimes have ideas that plunge us into surrealism and the following is just a small selection of whacky interpretations.
The design of items and objects such as a car, a cup of tea or a light bulb usually follows certain norms and standards that we all recognize and expect. And then one day we'll come across something so far out, we just have to snap and share a photo.
Here are 20 photos that illustrate the more extreme ideas designers have thought up.
1. How to make head turns - maybe for the wrong reason?
2. Futuristic footwear
3. Hallucinogenic light bulb
4. When a pizza company decides to have fun
5. Eco-friendly train
6. Enjoy your meal
7. A LEGO phone that works!
8. Would you wear these?
9. For a milky cup of coffee?
10. They found their dad's old phone!
11. Robot cat servers
12. Cool bike stands
13. Gloves for eating fried chicken
14. This grocery store sells produce that it grows!
15. Love 'em or hate 'em
16. A cityscape fence
17. People wear these?
18. Innovative and waste-reducing
19. Articulated lighting
20. It's a smoothie...