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screw cup: beach mug that digs into the sand by minji jung
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sep 16, 2013
screw cup: beach mug that digs into the sand by minji jung


screw cup: beach mug that digs into the sand by minji jung
all images courtesy of minji jung

 

 

 

made especially for the beach, ‘screw cup’ by south korean, barcelona-based designer minji jung does what its name suggests. by turning the mug just like a screw, the device can be secured into the sand. a practical solution for sandy and windy conditions at the beach, when dug into the ground the cup has two advantages: liquid isn’t spilt over the side and the drink is kept cool even on hot summer days. made from ceramic, the quirky piece solves that ever-annoying dilemma of warm liquid just when you need to be rehydrated the most.

 

 


screw cup profile

 

 


screw cup in the summer at barcelona beach

 

 


screw cup surfing mug

 

 


screw cup instruction

 

 


screw cup detail instruction

 

 


screw cup advantages

 


screw cup advantages

 

 


screw cup concept sketch

 

 

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