By David Ponce
Designers sometimes like to re-invent the wheel. Or to create solutions for problems they themselves invent. The result is sometimes stupid, sometimes intriguing but most often a combination of both. This is the case with the self-standing Slända pens, which admittedly do look cool. They never lay flat on the table, which might make them easier to grasp. Additionally, they won’t roll off your desk, ever, which we suppose is a plus. But… they’re also entirely unnecessary. And at $30 a pop, very hard to justify.
Still, the need to stand out at the office just might be strong enough a motivation to click on the product link below.