Concrete – a cold, hard unforgiving material reminiscent of 70s Eastern block buildings and industrial flooring? No longer my friends. Concrete is being transformed.
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Pendant lights that look like crumpled paper are, in actual fact, made of concrete. German designers Miriam Aust and Sebastian Amelung’s Like Paper collection completely blows one’s usual thoughts of concrete out of the water. Using a rotation method of moulding, the designers spent a year and a half perfecting their idea and, wow, did it pay off! Read more about them over at FastCoDesign.
Something closer to home – the humble candleholder. Nice
What about concrete jewellery?
A sketch pencil
Or mini concrete speakers?
It seems the possibilities are endless.