We looked at 65 hopeful students work today - handpicking the best for the next round of the NIKE "Materials Sustainability Index" Project. The students will be mentored by LCF / Centre for Sustainability /Nike and designers - Alina Moat , Matthew Miller , Christopher Raeburn and Michelle Lowe-Holder. We saw some very exciting work today and cannot wait until our design "Nike MSI app try out" day on July 5th -
15 Jun 2012
Check out the video Nike created for the project - slick, gorgeous / and admirable ...
07 Jun 2012
My new favourite designer is Ornella Stocco seen at the Clerkenwell Design Show last week - creating windsor chairs from wool and rubber tubing. She has used the traditional factories to make the bases and added - well wool and rubber tubing !! www.ornellastocco.com
Thread chair by Ornello Stocco,
"Windsor chair project " by Ornello Stocco,
Beautiful stitching in pink !!,
On the other end of the scale - I am bizarrely liking the grotesquely humorous and globular upcycling masterpieces by desingers "ERO" .They will take an old box of your toys and put together your own personal montage to your childhood - - www.evilrobotdesigns.com,
Toystory gone personal - love or hate ??