• Mar-Bal Iron Safe Glamour

    Ironing Out the Kinks

    A market-leading plastic manufacturer was looking to expand their offering of self-branded products. After a false start with another industrial design firm, they approached us to design a new iron organizer for consumer and commercial markets. They asked for a creative product design that would stand out in its field and offer new value, and we delivered.

  • Mar-Bal Iron Safe Sketches with Render

    After assessing the current market of iron organizers, we began the industrial design phase by exploring a variety of functional and aesthetic concepts, all represented by 2D sketches and physical models to ensure legitimacy. Exploration with rough, functional prototypes allowed us to devise novel ways of retaining a clothes iron, giving us insights that would have been unlikely to surface from merely sitting at a desk.