OXO Suction Cup Brush Holder by Smart Design

 

OXO routinely reviews customer requests for new product and features.  The dish brush was being left in the sink, customers wanted a solution to keep sink deposits off the brush.  It was my task to figure out the form of a one-brush and two-brush model.

 

 Final production model

Final production model

completed 2002

Designer

for Smart Design

 

 Brush holder being used in the sink.

Brush holder being used in the sink.

 In environment

In environment

  Process:  Initial sketches were done in white foam, iterating until the shape was perfect.  The red and black marks on the form were used to translate the shape into Rhino 3D.

Process: Initial sketches were done in white foam, iterating until the shape was perfect.  The red and black marks on the form were used to translate the shape into Rhino 3D.

  Process:  The initial urethane casting one-off prototype.   

Process: The initial urethane casting one-off prototype.   

Process: Initial urethane casting one-off prototype for the two-brush holder.

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