3D KNITTING ON DEMAND
by: Mirjam Visser, 2017-03-02 22:13:49 UTC
For the Netherlands over one fashion item per person instore is never bought per year and might even turn into waste before it is ever worn. And how often they ran out of your size? The color you like isn’t available (anymore)? The scoop-neck a little too …
Keeping tea hot in tradition
by: Mirjam Visser, 2017-03-02 22:13:20 UTC
The knitted insulation of the teapot protects the tea from cooling off and radiates emotional warmth and cosiness. The “sock” also protects against breakage.
The sprout ensures a spill less pouring.
The teapot holds 1.5 litres and is dishwasher-safe. …
UP chair inflated
by: Mirjam Visser, 2017-03-02 22:13:00 UTC
A series of armchairs and ottomans. Since it first appearance, in 1969, the UP series has been an outstanding expression of design. The UP5 is the most famous, a female figure tied to a ball-shaped otoman symbolizing the shackles that keep women subjugated …
Turning jars in kitchen tools
by: Mirjam Visser, 2016-09-14 22:18:32 UTC
It turns out that 75% of jars sold worldwide use the same size lid. For designer Jorre van Ast this simple fact inspired the clever Jar Tops.
These functional screw polypropylene caps fit on jars all over the world. Now you can re-use and preserve that …
Making recycling easy and clean
by: Mirjam Visser, 2016-06-13 12:30:04 UTC
Domestic waste usually comprises a myriad of different materials, so people often improvise managing the waste by using a clutter of extra bins and containers. The Totem waste separation unit responds to this problem in one object. Featuring a footprint …
Furniture made from waste bottle cork
by: Mirjam Visser, 2016-05-04 12:13:39 UTC
The Cortiça lounge chair is made out of waste cork from the bottle industry. The chair show the materials unique 3 dimensional bending and absorption capabilities. The chair is shaped from flat sheets, giving the impression of floating in air. Cork only …
Urn turns into Remembrance Tree
by: Mirjam Visser, 2016-04-04 06:41:03 UTC
For Tomb-sweeping day: The Spíritree offers a poetic life-from-death metaphor as a celebration of the loved one’s memory, transforming the funeral rite from one of sadness into one of hope, all while promoting environmental restoration and awareness.
W+W Washbasin and Watercloset integrated
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-12-31 14:11:36 UTC
Now every drop counts for two. All of the water that falls into the white ceramic of the washbasin follows an exclusive drainage system. Thanks to a filtering system, the larger waste products are separated out from the water, and only the liquid passes …
Wooden super car (except for the V12 Engines)
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-12-11 07:32:05 UTC
When most people think of a wooden vehicle, they don’t think high performance. They are more likely to picture a canoe made of a hollowed-out log or a rickety wagon made of nailed-together planks. The Splinter, a high-performance, wooden supercar, is …
Fridge functioning without energy
by: Mirjam Visser, 2015-10-12 11:26:39 UTC
The Groundgridge is keeping your food chilled without using refrigeration and thus without using energy. Based on an age-old principle, the Groundfridge is an autonomic functioning (cooling) cellar, with as much storage capacity as 20 refrigerators. …