Friday, October 23

tableware

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Innovative adaptive tableware was made for the visually impaired

It’s always better when everyone gets a seat at the table.Eatsy tableware is an innovative set of dining utensils suitable for the visually impaired and traditional users. Industrial designer Jexter Lim created the adaptive design. While Eatsy may look like a normal set of plates and cutlery it includes a few important tweaks.The Eatsy cup, for example, looks quite ordinary. But along its rim is a tactile, food-safe silicone flap that indents inward. This small modification lets a visually impaired person secure a pitcher’s spout into the groove. This allows for more stability and control during the pour.“Misalignment of the spout to the cup while pouring water and cutleries falling into a hot bowl of soup are the worst experiences to deal with without proper...