Help needed designing a new product for parents whilst out of the home.

(4 Posts)
DesignStudent1 Sun 06-Oct-13 23:19:41

To all,

I am a design student currently working on a brief which needs great involvement from those that are already parents/guardians.

When children are out of the home in moving seating spaces such as a buggy, pushchairs etc.... it must get annoying when they throw objects out onto the floor. What kind of product would you think is best to prevent this happening and best for your needs, to suit you as well as your child?
- games without detachable pieces
- a sort of barrier/netting around sides to try to catch things
- complete sheeting over the seat with air access
- an object to attach current products too that wont drop

Please give any opinions and thoughts which would be beneficial, everything is a great help so don't hold back


ShreddedHoops Sun 06-Oct-13 23:24:32

It's not a problem.

InvaderZim Sun 06-Oct-13 23:26:33

I would just tell my kid that if she threw it out a second time, she wouldn't be getting it back. She learned quick. Problem solved.

MissAntithetic Sun 06-Oct-13 23:29:38

A grabber stick to pick things up grin

I suppose for the sake of what you are trying to do. A toy which isn't so clumsy it adds to the bulk of the pushchair, that isn't a book, that doesn't have parts and clicks onto some part of the buggy so it can't be flung off.

Is that what you are looking for?

Nets round the side would be pointless plus kids are a really good shot smile

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