designer's own words:A little bud sometimes sprouts from a gap of stones or rocks. This is like a sound coming out from earphone hole connected to a cold machine like mp3 player or other music player. A bud split opens from a gap motived our design. You can set up on a flowerpot-shaped cradle and use it whenever you need it. Leafbud is made of flexible material. You can connect Leafbud to any music player that has earphone jack and enjoy your music through upside of leaf which is speaker hole.