12 brilliantly unnecessary inventions

A recurring theme on Dragons’ Den is the inventor who rocks up with a product that solves a problem nobody has, and it’s usually Peter who gives them the brutal truth. One inventor, Matt Benedetto, goes out of his way to invent stuff that nobody needs, and they’re brilliant – but wonderfully unnecessary.

These are some of his latest creations.

1. The Neckl-ICE

Stay icy no matter what with this custom silicone ice cube mold and solid gold necklace.

2. InstaParasol

Swipe, double tap, and type with confidence in the rain with the perfect umbrella ergonomically designed so snap onto any smartphone.

3. Cargo Max

Everyone knows that you can NEVER have enough cargo pockets on your pants. Mix and match all your favorite cargo pockets with my patent pending modular pocket pants.

4. Heel Wheels

Learn to strut like a professional. Get used to walking in those stilettos with these training wheels for heels.

5. SweatGutters

The summer heat is upon us and I am already not sure I can take the sweating. Luckily now you can easily collect and remove of any sweat before it hits your face.

6. The Damn That Bathroom Handle Is Gross I Ain’t Touching It™️

Are you hands glistening from being freshly cleansed but that bathroom handle is disgusting on another level.

Never leave the house again without the extra handle grip extension. A germaphobes delight!

7. 2Spouts1Bottle™️

This is the absolute easiest way to share your favorite tasty beverage with your BFF.

8. TetherPods™️

If you are sick and tired of your Apple AirPods always falling out or getting lost, then I have an exciting news for you. Those issues are now a thing of a past with our signature iPhone Case that features an attached flexible cord that easily slides onto each AirPod.

9. The FrustrationBuckle™️

Slow walkers?! Confused Tourists?! Ugh they can just make my blood boil! Luckily this handy new belt buckle will let out that frustration and get those people OUT. OF. YOUR. WAY.

10. The PersonalSpacinator™️

We all have had those times with close talkers, random people in public, and simply wanting to be left alone.

11. EyeWiped™️

Swish Swish, say goodbye to those annoying raindrops on your sunglasses.

12. Straw2Go™️

Let’s get rid of plastic straws and save the world! When you are on the go, don’t forget this rugged plastic carrying case for your favorite metal straw!

If you want to see more of Matt’s inventions, which you obviously do, check out his Instagram.

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