Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:


Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Connect Glass / Kitchen

Connect Glass
Connect Glass

77% of respondents of an online survey I conducted said that they want to lessen their use of phones when they eat or socialize with others. With this information, I looked into situations where people socialize and determined that drinking wine is a great part of any occasion. Wine makes a good meal better and is best enjoyed with conversation. Sadly, most people are too preoccupied with their phones.

The Connect Glass is a wine glass that can only stand using a strapped phone as its base. It is designed for establishments (restaurants and bars) that want to give their customers a better experience by enhancing social interaction.


De La Salle - College of Saint Beni

De La Salle - College of Saint Beni
Quezon City, Philippines

Selena Angela Placino,
De La Salle - College of Saint Beni