Sometimes, the most unusual ideas can produce some of the best solutions to everyday problems. With each passing day, there are creative people out there who come up with new designs which make our lives that little bit easier.
Here are 20 marvellous inventions which are simply superb in their simplicity and ability to solve those annoying little problems we all come up against.
This collection of containers for spices and cooking oil
The corkscrew pineapple cutter
The ’jelly’ cloth for cleaning hard-to-reach places
The USB stick which tells you how much free space you have on it
The two-bladed pizza knife
The slippers with LEDs
The bike which is also a stroller
The jig-saw dining tray
The drinking cup which gathers any spills
The flower pot which never falls over
The public bench which is always dry
The phone charger powered by your drink
The hair brush you can clean real quick
The batteries which can be charged via a USB port
The bedside table with a dining tray
The chopping board with built-in scales
Storage boxes with timers
The keyboard for your smartphone
The boiling pod
The candle which can be used again and again
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