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SLEEP KEEPER / 1.12 Home Furniture

SLEEP KEEPER
SLEEP KEEPER

With the advancements of technology and development of economy, modern people have experienced constantly increasing stress in various dimensions in life, and the population with insomnia has gradually increased, which has triggered a series of health issues. In order to improve insomnia, this bionic design uses pillow to simulate chest, heartbeat, and hand tapping. When users’ heads lie on pillow, they can hear natural heartbeat. The other end, the longer of pillow, simulates hand tapping on back. Users can feel that they can rely on someone or pacified by someone, which can help achieve the effect of mediation and sleep.

University

National Yunlin University

National Yunlin University
Douliu, Taiwan

Meng-Ru Lin ,
National Yunlin University

Ya-Ling Chen,
National Yunlin University

Hsiao-Ting Lin,
National Yunlin University