15 Wryly Self-Defeating Product Designs

Italian artist Giuseppe Colarusso creates wryly useless everyday items.

Italian artist Giuseppe Colarusso designed a series of artfully useless everyday items called Improbabilità, where form sabotages function. Below are some of the best:

1. Utensils with rope handles

3. Egyptian hieroglyphics keyboard

5. Rectangular rolling pin

9. Bottlecap fly on jeans

10. Punctured ping pong paddle

11. Straw-shaped cigarette

14. Plant in a watering can

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