30 Weird Inventions That Are Actually Genius

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At first glance, most of these brilliant inventions may appear odd, crazy and strange. But when you think about it, they are highly practical and actually quite genius in their simplicity. And best of all, most of these can be bought!

1. Baby Stroller and Scooter Hybrid

Baby Stroller and Scooter Hybrid

Is this unusual concept irresponsible? Maybe. But it has a custom hydraulic brake system and safety strap for the little one to be snugly kept in place. And away we go!

2. Flask Tie

Flask Tie

This is just perfect for all those occasions you need to sneak in a sip without anyone knowing. Think about the possibilities! You can avoid the exorbitant beverage prices at your favorite venue. Although some may wonder why you’re wearing a shirt and tie at a sporting event.

FlaskTie with Hidden 8 Oz Bladder
  • FASHIONABLE FLASK: Men can drink in style with...
  • DETAILS: Flask holds 8 oz. Includes collapsible...
  • DISCRETE DRINK: You’ll love the convenience of...
  • SIMPLE PLEASURES: The FlaskTie is simple: Fill the...
  • DRINK UP: This tie is perfect for any man. Drink...

3. Anti-Pervert Hairy Leggings

Anti-Pervert Hairy Stockings

If you want people to stay far away, look no further than a pair of these!

AUISS Womens Yoga Pants Leggings Hairy Chest Running Workout Fitness Long Trousers Girls' Training Gym White
  • Comfortable Elastic Waist Fit The Skin For Yoga Or...
  • The Material Itself Is Sturdy Enough To Stay Firm...
  • They Are Very Soft, After Wash Them, They Don't...
  • If You Wear Our Yoga Pants, They Do Not Go Clear...
  • Good Stretch, And Best Part Is They’re Long...

4. Ping Pong Door

Ping Pong Door

While these images are cool, it’s obvious they only work as a concept and would require some heavy DIY. We found a far more practical and affordable version of door pong:

Fat Brain Toys Door Pong Game for Kids
  • Fun indoor game
  • Package dimensions (L x W x H): 31.0 x 6.0 x 31.0...
  • Country of Origin:- China
  • Colour: multi-coloured

5. Goggle Umbrella

Goggle Umbrella

Does the same job as a clear umbrella but looks way funnier.

6. Baby Mop

Baby Mop

Absolutely adorable and hilarious! I mean, if they are going to crawl all over the place and make a mess why not let them clean up after themselves too?

ExlinAlesha Beide Baby Boys Girls Footies Cleaning Mop Romper (Blue+Gray,12-18m)
  • Material:cotton blend ,comfortable and healthy for...
  • Note:all the gray parts are more like color beige
  • Welcome to visit our store "ExlinAlesha ",you can...
  • It will be a great gift for your babies
  • Age Range:6-24months babys

7. Boyfriend Pillow

Hug Me Pillow

While this may look creepy to some, the Boyfriend Pillow is actually a very popular product with raving fans. Check out the reviews, they are hilarious: “Unfortunately perfect”, “Better than your cheating boyfriend”.

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Boyfriend Pillow The Original Boyfriend Body Pillow Blue
  • TOP-QUALITY PILLOW: This superior quality man...
  • AN INFINITE COMFORT: The ultimate cuddle pillow,...
  • HUGS ARE HEALTHY: The ultimate arm pillow...
  • WE GUARANTEED YOU WILL FALL IN LOVE: We guarantee...

8. Ironius: The Coffee Mug Iron

Ironius: The Coffee Mug Iron

Ok, we don’t know how this made it in the list. Thankfully, you can’t buy this anywhere, so it looks like it never passed the concept stage. Imagine the coffee spilling everywhere as you frantically try to iron your shirt before it cools down!

9. The Ab Hancer

The Ab Hancer

This one is pretty funny. If only!

10. Anti-Theft Lunch Bags

Anti-Theft Lunch Bags

This silly product would make a great April fools joke for the kids’ lunchbox.

Witty Yeti Fake Mold Sandwich Bags 40 Pack to Protect Your Hoagie! Each Anti-Theft, Food-Safe Zipper Bag Looks Moldy to Ward Off Work Fridge Raiders! Hilarious Lunch Prank or Gag Gift for Men or Kids!
  • MOLDY LUNCH BAGS MAKE CLEVER SECRET SANTA GIFTS!...
  • DON'T BE A VICTIM LIKE SHEILA IN ACCOUNTING!...
  • LIFETIME MONEY BACK GUARANTEE! We stand behind all...
  • KEEP SCHOOL LUNCH GROSS! Kids LOVE making friends...
  • PRANK TRICK-OR-TREATERS with moldy plastic bags...

11. Weight Watch Belt

The Weight Watch Belt

This creative product allows you to track your waist size every time you put your belt on. A great way to keep yourself in check… or just avoid the belt altogether. Unfortunately, we couldn’t find it for sale anywhere.

12. Cutting Board Bird Feeder

Cutting Board Bird Feeder

A creative solution that looks like a lot of fun. For bird owners prone to DIY, this might be worth a try. If not, you can just slide the crumbs into a bowl like a normal person.

13. Football Soccer Chair

Football Chair

Great concept, you need a very small net like this one to make this game work.

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Franklin Sports Kids Mini Soccer Goal Set - Backyard/Indoor Mini Net and Ball with Pump - 22" x 17" Goal Size, White/Black
  • LEARN TO PLAY: The Franklin Sports Kids Soccer...
  • EASY ASSEMBLY: This insta-set is designed with...
  • FULL SET: This soccer goal set comes with...
  • INDOOR AND OUTDOOR: Whether you are at the park,...
  • COMPACT SIZE: The 22" X 17" X 16" dimensions for...

14. Knitted Beard Hat

Knitted Beard Hat

Keep your face warm in winter while also becoming a laughingstock. Sign me up! Lots of cool designs can be found on Amazon.

Beard Head Stubble Populous Beard Beanie - Original Handmade Knit Hat and Removable Beard
  • The Original Beard Hat – The authentic, original...
  • Elastic Fit for All Sizes - Made with soft,...
  • Detachable and Adjustable Beard – Quickly...
  • Funny and Functional – Unique gift idea for...

15. Sleeping Bag with Arms and Legs

Sleeping Bag with Arms and Legs

This should replace every sleeping bag immediately. If you’re looking for a serious brand that makes a high quality product, you can’t go wrong with hygger.

hygger Nanuk Caviar Black L – Original Sleeping Bag with Arms and Legs, 3M Thinsulate Filling Makes it Warm, Lightweight & Small in Pack Size
  • Hygge (Danish for coziness) - Maximum freedom of...
  • Now with 3M Thinsulate filling, removable booties,...
  • Light and compact sleeping bag with arms and legs...
  • The most technical Hygger there's ever been at a...
  • Sizing: S 5'5"-5'11" (165-180 cm) / M 6'0"-6'3"...

16. Quack: A Duck-Billed Protective Muzzle For Dogs

Quack: A Duck-Billed Protective Muzzle For Dogs
The Dogbrella

Unfortunately it does not make them quack too.

LUCKYPAW Dog Muzzle, Soft Duck Silicone Mouth Cover with Adjustable Strap for Small Medium Dogs, Best to Prevent Barking, Biting, and Chewing (M, Yellow)
  • MUZZLE FOR SMALL DOG-Size M for snout...
  • SOFT & COMFORTABLE-Made by FDA food silicone, it...
  • SECURE & ADJUSTABLE-With a adjustable strap and...
  • BEHAVIOR CORRECTION-It can prevent your dog some...
  • HASSLE-FREE CUSTOMER SERVICE-Please measure twice...

17. The Dogbrella

Your dog deserves water protection. This funny little thing will do just that.

LESYPET Dog Umbrella with Leash, Pet Adjustable Umbrella for Small Dogs
  • Dog Umbrella : Different from normal raincoats,...
  • Adjustable : The bottom of the handle can adjust...
  • Size : Suitable for small dogs, not recommend for...
  • Convenience : The C-shape pet umbrella for easy...
  • Install Tips : Step 1 - Install the stopper. Step...

18. Ostrich Pillow

Ostrich Pillow

Who cares what people think – this thing is comfortable!

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OSTRICH PILLOW ORIGINAL Travel Pillow for Airplane Flying - Travel Accessories for Head Support, Gift for Power Nap on Flight and Desk - Sleepy Blue
  • DREAM IN STYLE: The revolutionary media sensation...
  • REVOLUTIONARY DESIGN: The travel head pillow is...
  • CUSTOM FEEL: Lovingly hand made using a dreamily...
  • COMFORT and FUN: Our ORIGINAL pillow is playfully...
  • HAND WASHABLE: You can gently spot clean your...

19. Foot Powered Bike

Foot Powered Bike

This thing is called a Fliz Bike, and it was invented in Germany as an alternative to walking and cycling. It never really took off.

20. Pizza Scissors

Pizza Scissors

At first glance, this might look unecessary. But it’s a total game changer. It actually works very well and if you love making pizza we highly recommend getting one.

Dreamfarm Scizza | Non-Stick, Stainless-Steel Pizza Cutter Scissors with Protective Server | Black
  • SCIZZA PIZZA CUTTER | What happens when Scissors...
  • AT YOUR SERVICE | No matter the pizza's size,...
  • CUTTING EDGE | The Scizza is designed with...
  • SLIDE, SLICE, SERVE | Pizza wheels don’t dream...
  • WHERE DREAMS ARE MADE | At Dreamfarm, we dream up...

21. Mix Sticks

Mix Sticks

This has over 1000 positive reviews on Amazon for good reason. They are of great quality and make cute gifts for musical people. Bonus if they love to cook too!

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Genuine Fred Mix Stix Drumstick Spoons, regular
  • This set includes one slotted spoon and one solid...
  • The spoons are made of solid beechwood
  • These classic wood spoons are shaped like...
  • Drum on your pots and pans when you're not...
  • Each spoon measures 13 inches long

22. Water Gun Umbrella

Water Gun Umbrella

Kind of self-defeating but we can’t help but chuckle at this pointless peice of ingenuity.

23. Din-Ink Pen Cap Eating Utensils

Din-Ink Pen Cap Eating Utensils

Here, something all those pen cap chewers can finally bite on!

24. Corner Frames

Corner Frames

If your home is filled with bizarre home decor then go ahead, get some of these.

25. Baby Shower Cap

Baby Shower Cap

Totally adorable!

YUDIDA Baby Shower Cap Adjustable Bathing Shampoo Hat with Ear Protection, Baby Shower Cap Protect Your Baby Eyes 3PCS Children Wash Hair Foam Shield Hats
  • Adjustable Design : The size is suitable for...
  • Quality Material : Our shower cap is made of...
  • Design : Ergonomically designed earmuffs cover the...
  • Enjoy Bathing Time : Baby shower cap can protect...

26. Piano Doorbell

Piano Doorbell

Not a bad idea! Looks pretty groovy.

Piano Key Design Wireless Doorbell Kit Effectiveness range 100M
  • 24 songs included
  • Waterproof and dust-proof design
  • Dainty and elegant appearance
  • Easy to install and maintain
  • Long receiving distance: 100m (open area)

27. Full Body Umbrella

Full Body Umbrella

When you absolutely, positively have to stay dry. Or just set up a transparent barrier around you.

HBHHB Umbrella Sneeze Guard Windproof Thickened Double Transparent Full Body Cover Portable
  • ☂MULTIFUNCTIONAL RAIN UMBRELLA: HYCBTC new...
  • ☂SAFETY PROTECTION: full-body sun umbrella,...
  • ☂UMBRELLA RAINCOAT: double-layer umbrella cloth,...
  • ☂TRANSPARENT DESIGN: compact travel umbrella the...
  • ☂PORTABLE DESIGN: foldable umbrella, with...

28. Shower Mic

Shower Mic

Add some realism to your shower singing sessions with a mic shaped sponge. (no, this product doesnt really exist)

29. Forget-me-not Kid Mittens

Forget-me-not Kid Mittens

Cute.

30. LED Slippers

LED Slippers

Gives grandma night vision from the comfort of her soft slippers.