leather loops stool by pepe heykoop
for the ‘leather loops’ stools, rejected skins are cut into straps and rolled-up in different ways to form the seats. in this way, the rounded form reveals the end grain of the leather which brings texture to its surface, with all damages and color difference hidden within.
Waist Line Lounge by Donald Corey
Discarded chair frame and used leather belts.
via The Other Edge Blog
Vimono by Setsu e Shinobu Ito for Regenesi
Vimono is a bottle holder that recalls the wrap-around shape of the traditional japanese garment. It is made of multi-coloured layers of regenerated leather and can be opened fully so it can easily be put away in a limited space. It keeps the temperature
o-Re-gami mobile lamp by Matali Crasset for Regenesi
This lamp-intened as a mechanical lamp with an hook to be hanged on is made of regenerated leather
Christiane Diehl made jewelry using recycled material such as inner tire tube, air mattress, industrial production remains
Patch seat by HeyTeam
Patch is a project which wants to recover discarded leather from the shoe industry.
The wasted leather is carefully selected and wisely sewed together to set up a big patched pillow.
That is how we gave a second life to a precious material, doomed to be wrecked.
Thank you Chiara!