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Toy Design C lean-Bag Syst em
R oc ky Brands Int ernship
C rossover Hoc key
Currently, there are very few brands that address the inline hockey market. Many players use ice hockey equipment that can be bulky and uncomfortable in warmer environments. C rossover brings a new line of equipment built for the serious inline hockey player.
-Played Indoors on Plastic Tile - Limited Physical Contact - 4 on 4 play -No Icing or Offsides
C rossover Hoc key
C olor Palet t e
Minimal and clean Draws from the â€˜Original Sixâ€™ NHL teams Geometric and linear which reflects current trends in design.
Materials and Styling were explored through sketches
Bags, Elbow Pads, and Pants are the focus of the brand Inline Hockey has a specific need for these to be redesigned
Removable Liner Reinforc ed
spandex groin for flexibility
seperat e skat e poc ket
Branded Jersey using RBK Templat e
Pat t ern Drawings Various materials and parts were used to Elbow Pad Matt Hunter 10/25/07
construct the product and focused on comfort and protection
3’’ L: 8.5’’
3’’ 3.5’’ 4’’ 2’’
Hard Plastic Elbow Pad foam
Matt Hunter Elbow Pad Matt Hunter elastic
liner for washing
forearm prot ect ion
plast ic forearm and bic ep prot ect ion
-E last ic
plastic elbow c up
C lean-Bag Syst em
This project was done for the International Housewares Assoc. annual student design competition. My product solves the problem of smelly athletic bags by organizing the items stored in the bag and using various fiber technologies to absorb and prevent odor.
Design C rit eria Prevent Odor - To discourage the growth of bacteria that cause odor. Organization - Allow for the separation of items stored in the bag. Expandable - To allow the bag to adapt from full to empty and
T he Problem?
fit the items needed. Security - Deter theft of valuable items by using hidden pockets. Portability - Include handles and straps to aid in transporting the bag.
T he Problem Stat ement
Storage - Make the bag take up minimal space when stored
To design an athletic bag that prevents odor and
Adaptable - Allow the bag to change size and function with
organizes items stored in the bag for the weekly user ages 18 - 30 years old.
and not in use. multiple user scenarios. Materials - Use materials that will allow for longer product life and resist dirt and odors. Human factors - will be conscious of variety of user proportions using handles and size accordingly. Durability - withstand heavy abuse and environmental factors to maximize lifespan.
P ric e
Small Tot e Bag
Bac kpac k
It ems Stored
Wallet/Phone Wat e r
Initial Research included market analysis, trend & style research, as well as user-interviews.
Wallet/Phone Wat e r Books
Ball/Spec ial E quipment
Streamline Experience- items remain in bag and forgotten
Adaptable- the bag will be used to carry many things
Photo Analysis was used to discover problem areas and design criteria.
Security- the items were left alone and a secure storage area is needed
Sketching Discouraging neglected dirty clothing was extremely important to the design. This issue was resolved by adding wash bags in which dirty clothing
The earliest development focused on separating
could be placed then thrown into the washer.
clean and dirty clothes. An external pocket was added to fit this need. An internal pocket was added to hide valuables.
Later prototypes focused were sling style and had an extra pocket for additional storage
Organization of dirty and clean items was key to design development.
Adding a wash bag allowed for dirty clothes to go directly into the wash
Final Design Odor
absorbs odor and moisture
to improve sanitation
clothes are stored
externally in separate pocket
separate wash bags
that go from bag to washer
The final Design is sling-style and contains 1 large main pocket with hidden security pocket, 1 external clothes pocket and a beverage pocket
Large Zipper Opening to accommodate various size items
Front pocket folds down
Internal Security pocket for valuables
Dirty items are stored in mesh wash bag which can go straightto-wash
reinforced back panel for comfort
Dirty items are then placed in Front Pocket for transport
Padded Str ap
Tech Spec s
reinforced back panel
15” H x 18“ L X 6” D Flips to store dirty items
This collection of projects covers a variety of toy designs from Urban Vinyl toys to action figures. A variety of sculpting materials and techniques were used in these projects.
iTTi is a nocturnal monster that eats the paint of graffiti kids. He lives in train cars and in subways
iTTi was featured in the show â€˜Stuff This at the Rivet Gallery in December 2008
STALKER II HUNTING BOOT
R oc ky Brands Int ernship
The internship at Rocky Brands spanned 2 months. I helped to develop casual shoes and hunting boot designs for Fall 2009. Material selection was stressed. I also created custom logo and foot bed graphics for these designs.
Final Designs This family of shoes was created
BOBCAT CASUAL CHUKKA
as a casual style meant to BOBCAT CASUAL OXFORD
compliment the tradtional rugged boots of Rocky.These Uppers were created to fit with already existing outsoles.
Final Designs BOBCAT CASUAL CLOG
BOBCAT CASUAL SLIP ON
C log Slip-on
This hunting boot concept was created for serious hunters and meant to withstand the toughest outdoor conditions. The upper was created upon an existing outsole.
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