Styled home product to improve the indoor living quality.
In contemporary high-density urban living, nano flats have become a prevalent housing option, making greenery a luxury decor. Tuplant ingeniously merges lighting and planting, transforming into a household product that enhances indoor living quality while optimizing space utilization.
Research - Planting
Benefits of planting in indoor
Planting indoors can improve our living quality and healing. Below are some benefits that planting indoors:
• Assist in breathing
• Help deter illness
• Boost healing
• Clean the air
• Help people work better
Types of Plants
Various types of plants offer unique benefits. For instance, certain plants absorb carbon dioxide during the night, while others are known to promote better sleep in individuals.
Nano-flats have gained considerable popularity in high population density cities, with Hong Kong experiencing a significant surge in private domestic nano-flats. Consequently, incorporating plants has evolved into a luxury within these compact living spaces.
Research - Spacing
Potential space for planting
Through studying nano home, there are some spaces that might be able to plant:
It is important to find out the most suitable plants for the different home areas; therefore, I try to study the environment and find out the space opportunities for plants.
After the research, I started to think of different ideas and I chose three directions to develop my products:
• Hydroponic on wall
I considered that users might want the product to be more flexible; therefore, I come up with an idea that can transform into light or wall hydroponic.
After confirming the design direction, I start drawing and testing my design. I would like to design a curvey shape product to match the plant, so I chose triplet to be my design inspiration.
The core of the Tuplant is a shell. It can transform into different home products using different parts.
It can transform into three different products:
• Tuplant Wall
Hydroponics Wall Decoration
• Tuplant Lamp
Bedside lamp with plants
• Tuplant Floor Lamp
Floor lamp with plants
How to use