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shavings stools and coffee table

shavings stools and coffee table by yoav avinoam from israel

designer's own words:

By using sawdust waste from the Wood industry, as a response to the way we look at our usage and exploitation of materials in modern culture. The sawdust (taken from different kinds of woods) is being pressed with resin into a mold that already contains all of the object parts, the opportunity was exploring new ways of integration between the legs of the furniture and the sawdust through expansion of the joints, this and the way the sawdust crumbles toward the edges creates a new material esthetics to once destined to be waste material.


coffee table

stools.jpg stools

proccess.jpg stool making process

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