19 of the Most Brilliant Design Ideas That People Have Ever Executed

droo46, Whisker_dan via Reddit

We’ve seen multiple pictures of design fails, like designs that are so bad we’re really wondering how anyone ever thought it was a good idea. These pictures can make us feel better about our own design choices, but sometimes it’s fun to look at something a little bit more inspiring.

Today we bring you the exact opposite of a design fail. Today we present design wins. These designs shared on a subreddit are so inspired and ingenious that we wish they were more common.

Scroll down to discover truly amazing designs. Some seem like they should be common sense, like a drain directly under a soap dispenser. Others are very original, like a bench that’s meant to be moved so that it can always be in the shade no matter what time of day it is.