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May 29, 2006

RECLAIMED WOOD FURNITURE

Sustainability is a hot 'buzzword' in design nowadays. Slowly, more designers are becoming increasingly committed to the cause, advocatng the use of green materials and promoting recycling. And although it's impossible to live a perfectly ecologically sound existence today (correct me if I'm wrong), one can definitely do his or her bit where it helps.

Designer Brent Comber's Shattered collection certainly supports this notion - irregularly-sized wood pieces are recycled to create a functional piece of furniture. The finished product here looks sophisticated and exotic - an amazing feat given that the only material used is what one would commonly term 'trash'. Goes to show that with some imagination and rethinking, basically anything can be made to look good. While saving the Earth, that is...

Stan

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2 comments: on "RECLAIMED WOOD FURNITURE"

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