Bring the beach to your office! The desktop sandbox
Most corporate bosses have bought or received a mini putting set for their office and often fool around with it while ‘working’. If you’re one of them, you might distribute this to your employees in order to maintain your status and keep the demotivation level reasonable, and if you’re an employee, you can try to use this to show your boss that you too can have a ‘productivity-boosting ludic relaxation’.
Yup, this is exactly what it looks like: a little sandbox for your desktop. It even features some ‘hi-tech’: the sand never dries and has an ‘always-wet’ feeling, so you can use it over and over again until you finally get to exhaust all possible designs made possible by the two mini castle molds. After reaching this amazing feat, you can begin to customize the looks with the wooden paddle (doesn’t that come from icecream?) and the tiny sand tools.
For an extra feeling of authenticity, you’ll get a mini sailboat and some faux seashells. Just imagine how much fun this could be at the office. You could even boost its usefulness beyond improving efficiency by offering relaxation: it could hold post-it notes or you can leave messages written in the sand! Gorgeous!
Available for $9,95′, in a neat small (4.25″ x 4.25″ x 1.5″) package. Seen at popgadget