Sharper Image – Fogless Mirror

A rendering of the Sharper image fogless mirror. This is a side view showing off the half spherical mirror attached to a magnetic base and three buttons the device has.

When Merchsource approached Pump Studios, they wanted to design a shower mirror that could eliminate steam on the glass, play music, light up, and have a wide range of adjustments. As a shower-installed product, the device also needed to meet stringent sealing requirements.The first challenge was to reduce fogging on the mirror in a steamy shower environment. […]

Sharper Image – Spastudio Shower Caddy

This is a close up of the shower caddy in a shower, showing off three layers of the shower caddy.

MerchSource approached Pump Studios with a desire to improve the shower caddy category of tension poles. One of the biggest challenges was providing an adjustment/locking mechanism that did not violate competitive patents. Accessories that mount to the pole must also be easily adjusted without impacting the tension pole position. Pump brainstormed different ways to adjust the […]