For four years the Design Council Spark program in the UK has been mentoring and funding new designers to help get great products to market. The Design Council website has an overview of all the finalists and their projects – which vary considerably. Among the finalists are these products:
- Making strength training easier for people with long term conditions - Beautiful functional lingerie that works for women with dexterity problems - Comfort and style after mastectomy - A saddle for all riders - Opening doors with ease
Beer, electric bikes, lemons, virtual reality, saving fingers, and exercise also feature. See the web page for more details.