30 Interesting And Clever Designs That Were Hidden In Plain Sight

Some designs are so clever that they’re hidden in plain sight. People are sharing hidden designs they discovered in everyday objects and in their homes, and it’s hard to believe they even noticed.

You could hide just about anything in these sneaky spots but don’t forget where you put it.

1. “The Pantry You Didn’t Think You Needed”


3. “This necklace reveals the hidden ability to project the reflected sunlight into a clear image. It has the word ‘love’ hidden on it.”

4. “Behind The Murphy Door”

5. “This slide at a local park has baby turtles slightly hidden underneath it.”

6. “My Daughter Just Found The Secret Street I Built Behind Her Wardrobe”


8. “My dining room table houses a secret spiral staircase.”

9. “This memo pad transforms into Hogwarts Castle.”

10. “I found this shark hidden on the hinge of the glove box.”

11. “This restaurant’s secret menu.”

12. “I designed another Excalibur necklace. The only way to put it on or off is to remove the sword from the stone, which can only be released by pressing the hidden button on the stone.”

13. “Bought a house, and it came with a secret cabinet behind a cabinet.”

14. “There’s a hidden Discover logo on this credit card that only appears under UV light.”

15. “The hidden ironing board in the house we rented.”

16. “This toy has a secret message inside of it after a dog rips it open.”

17. “Brought a house that had a hidden room — I found it when I parked a bus on it.”

18. “This dining table has a hidden game compartment under the table.”

19. “I dropped an old camel souvenir that revealed a secret compartment on its back that I never knew about.”

20. “Cool pantry”

21. “My boxers have a secret message on the inside of the fly.”

22. “This hotel I stayed at has a billiards room through a secret door behind this bookshelf.”

23. “Locked bathroom doors in airplanes can be unlocked from the outside. The lock bolt is usually hidden under a sign that says ’lavatory’ or something similar.”

24. “A secret closet entrance: a Doctor Who TARDIS. Our son always wanted a secret room so I built this TARDIS. Found some lockers that a school was going to throw out and made a sweet walk-in closet to the bathroom.”

25. “We made a secret passageway slide into our greenhouse through a wardrobe!”

26. My friend’s couch has a secret wine compartment.

27. My cake came with a knife that has hidden matches for birthday candles.

28. “My piano from 1885 has a hidden pop-out candle holder.”




Nate Armbruster

Nate Armbruster is a stand-up comedian and writer based in Chicago who is likely writing a joke as you read this. Find him online at natecomedy.com.