Outdoor & Garden

RYOBI 40-Volt Jet Fan Blower

The RYOBI 40-Volt Jet Fan Blower delivers gas-like performance to help users clear through heavy leaf debris. Fueled by fade-free Lithium-ion technology, this cordless blower showcases a new airflow architecture to educate and excite consumers. The combination of control, technology and convenience creates a quieter, cleaner user experience. Users now have flexibility as to when they clean their lawn without disturbing neighbors. RYOBI is working to equip users with the outdoor tools to help cultivate a vision of home, supporting the idea that anyone is capable of performing a variety of tasks without relying on paid specialists.

Designed by: Sean Campbell, Erin Helmberger, Keith Long, IDSA and Matt Malone of Techtronic Design for The Home Depot

Contact: keith.long@ttigroupna.com, http://www.ttigroup.com/en/home

Portable Wood Pellet Outdoor Heater

The Q-Stove is a wood-pellet-fueled portable outdoor heater. It is safer to operate than its primary competition—the propane heater—and is more economical to run and much more environmentally friendly.

Designed by: Xiaohui Wu and Linzi Hare of GENJOY/Qstoves, Inc. for QSTOVES INC.

Contact: kevinwu@qstoves.com | www.qstoves.com

RYOBI 38” Electric Riding Mower

The RYOBI 38" Electric Riding Mower offers all the performance of a gas lawn mower without fumes, belts, spark plugs, loud noises or filters. It provides up to two hours of run time or up to two acres of cutting on a single charge with a quiet, smooth experience.

Designed by: Travis Clark and Techtronic Design for The Home Depot

Contact: keith.long@ttigroupna.com | http://www.ttigroup.com

Everdure by Heston Blumenthal Charcoal & Gas Barbeque Ranges

The Everdure by Heston Blumenthal charcoal range features three charcoal barbecue grills designed to suit any occasion. The CUBE is a compact portable barbecue with an integrated storage tray and bamboo prep board constructed from a double-lined steel body with a high-temperature powder coat finish and cool-to-the-touch handles. The HUB and FUSION, Everdure by Heston Blumenthal’s larger charcoal units, feature patented Rotiscope Technology, allowing quick setup of a commercial-quality rotisserie at three different heights, all while powered by a discrete motor. Enjoy easy charcoal lighting with the touch of a button through the Fast Flame Ignition System™.

The Everdure by Heston Blumenthal gas barbeque range includes powerful 2 and 3-burner BBQs in an integrated, flowing design finished in a range of contemporary colors. Made from die-cast aluminum that won’t rust, the designs feature interchangeable cast iron flat and grill plates with cool-to-touch handles so you can change plates easily. Integrated flame-tamers eliminate flare ups during cooking. The easy-to-clean, enamel-coated high hood creates a 360° circulation around the food. Fast ignition with instant searing means you're ready to cook in 5 minutes, while slender taps put variable flame control at your fingertips.

Designed by: Heston Blumenthal and Design + Industry for Everdure

Contact: Chris.McInnes@design-industry.com.au | https://www.everdurebyheston.com

Ta-Da Chair

Ta-Da Chair’s sophisticated structure design meets the needs of the senior or physically challenged population. What looks simply like a cane to assist with walking, turns into a chair on demand! A concealed seat deploys automatically with the touch of two fingers, to provide a comfortable seat for the user to take a break from walking. The chair folds back up when it’s not needed anymore. The Ta-Da Chair is great for everyday use or travel, with convenient and portable storage.

Designed by: Chih-Ting Pao and Kuo-Lung Wu of Step2Gold Co., Ltd

Contact: Chih-Ting Pao

RYOBI ONE+ Lithium Plus Chain Saw

RYOBI ONE+ Cordless Chain Saw is part of a system that works with the RYOBI ONE+ batteries platform, giving users ultimate versatility. It's designed with upgraded lithium+ batteries, offering more power and run-time than its predecessor. Its 10 in. bar and chain are ideal for pruning and trimming trees and bushes 2x faster than its predecessor. A push-button oiler makes for easy chain lubrication and longer chain life while side access chain tensioning provides easy adjustments.

Designed by: Sean Campbell, Matt Corbin, Keith Long, IDSA and Nick Norton of Techtronic Industries Power Equipment

Contact: Keith Long, IDSA

Dual Tine Leaf Rake

Each autumn brings a kaleidoscope landscape and along with it leaves that need to be raked. The Dual Tine Leaf Rake helps people take back their fall Saturdays by making this thankless chore less time consuming. With distinct tine shapes that help gather leaves 45 percent faster and an alternating pattern that helps prevent tines from getting clogged, raking is now a breeze.

Designed by: Aaron Abbott
Contact: aaronabbott@hotmail.com

humangear GoBites

GoBites are available in three models—Uno, Duo and Trio—all built on the same design ethos: real camping gear for real humans.GoBites Uno is a highly-optimized hybrid utensil. The tool is evolved in notable ways, with smarter tool ends and a more comfortable form. It will find a home with ultra-light backpackers, people craving simplicity, the space-conscious and those on a budget. GoBites Duo is a fork and spoon set that offers the best of both portability and functionality. When nested together with the unique interlock mechanism, the Duo is among the most compact travel utensil sets on the market. The fork and spoon also can be connected end-to-end to create one long spoon or fork that's perfect for eating rehydrated meals on a camping trip or mixing food in a pot. GoBites Trio is spoon, fork and serrated knife in an extended length. The whole set comes in a beautiful, slim case that keeps everything organized and clean. There’s even a metal bottle opener in the knife and a custom, wedge-pointed toothpick.

Designed by: LUNAR and humangear

Contact: naomi@lunar.com

Edyn Garden Sensor

The Edyn Garden Sensor is a first-of-its-kind gardening tool that effectively communicates in real time the factors affecting the user’s garden, and provides information and tips to grow thriving plants. The sensor goes directly into the soil of the garden, and can read factors such as soil moisture and nutrition, air humidity, sunlight exposure, temperature and other influences that affect the health of plants. The information is sent directly to a corresponding app, providing users the information they need to best care for their garden. Edyn is packed with information on more than 5,000 plants, and advice on which plants or plant pairings will grow best in the user’s garden. The Edyn Garden Sensor is for novice gardeners and small-scale farmers alike—deepening the relationship between people and their plants.

Designed by: Yves Béhar, IDSA, Nick McGinnis, Liam Adelman, Michelle Dawson, Christina Park and Noah Polsky of fuseproject for Edyn

Contact: daniel@fuseproject.com

Living Wall Planter 2

The Living Wall Planter 2 (LWP2) is a modular wall planter that is designed to make it easy to install, create and maintain a living plant wall in your home or garden. Made in the US from 100 percent, post-consumer milk jugs, the LWP2 has a unique, patented reservoir configuration, which allows users to fill planter with the optimum volume of water without risk of over or under watering or spillage. The reservoir has a perforated wall that allows water to slowly seep through the soil and directly to the plants roots over time. A pattern of small ventilation holes on the front of the planter allow the roots to breath, and prevents rot that occurs with unventilated planters.

Designed By: Josh Morenstein, Nick Cronan, Matt Malone, Scott Ross, Drew Putterman of Branch Creative; and Miguel Nelson of Woolly Pocket

Contact: josh@branchcreative.com