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Sewer to design: Products made from reclaimed toilet paper
22 Nov 16
Dutch designers at Studio Nienke Hoogvliet have created a range of products made from toilet paper reclaimed in fine sieves from the toilets of the Netherlands.
Paperscope: Send someone a moment of your day in this postable, DIY kaleidoscope
18 Nov 16
The Paperscope is an eco-friendly do-it-yourself kaleidoscope that you can send in an envelope to anywhere in the world, turning moments of your day into magic.
Wire Glasses: Sustainable eyewear made in London and Harare
16 Nov 16
These John Lennon-style Wire Glasses are made from a single wire in Harare, Zimbabwe on frames that are 3d printed in London.
Senegalese sneakers by Nio Far
18 Oct 16
Nnema, which means comfort, is the latest collection by Senegalese shoe brand Nio Far by Milcos.
Levoons: squeezable spoons to make baking a breeze
13 Oct 16
Dreamfarms’ ingenious measuring spoons take the guess work out of baking.
SproutsIO offers controlled (or automated) indoor gardening
10 Oct 16
A fine-tuned solution for the urbanite without a garden or a green thumb.
Egloo: A simple, ecological alternative to electric heating
7 Oct 16
This Italian student’s project offers electricity-free heating for the home.
Pichulik's new range brings the sacred feminine to the modern woman
4 Oct 16
South African designer Katherine Pichulik presents her new range of jewellery and clothing, which imparts some sacred feminine wisdom for the modern woman.
The Bradley Element: A watch for the visually-impaired
26 Sep 16
Eone’s striking timepiece indicates the time by touch alone.
Responsive jewellery that filters your smartphone notifications
15 Sep 16
Jewellery and tech studio Vinaya wants us to stay connected to other people in style.
The Linx helmet: Safer, earphone-less music for cyclists
12 Sep 16
The flagship product of Coros lets you listen to music without covering your ears.
The Proximity Care button brings easy-living to dementia patients
12 Sep 16
Mettle Studio’s small new device helps dementia sufferers and their guardians.
Keep your glasses in place with Nerdwax
9 Sep 16
This Tennessee startup is making slippery spectacle frames a thing of the past.
Zulu and Ndebele patterns on solid wood desks
6 Sep 16
These two new pieces by Siyanda Mbele show a distinctive step in his creative journey, searching for ways to bring tradition into contemporary design.
Phlur: The new fragrance brand with socially conscious appeal
24 Aug 16
Eric Korman believes the cologne industry should start taking ethical responsibility.
The ethical company turning plastic bottles into functional travel bags
9 Aug 16
For Hamilton Perkins, one man's trash is literally another's treasure
Dirt-free herb farming for urban dwellers
8 Aug 16
The Amphora allows even the busiest people to grow fresh herbs.
Liquid light created in DiMO lamp range
8 Aug 16
Modern lamp designed to imitate the mechanism of a syringe.
Minimising waste with the Flax Chair
4 Aug 16
Dutch designer Christien Meindertsma proves furniture can carry both stylistic and ecological integrity.
Wudu Water Saver reduces the water needed for religious hygiene
22 Jul 16
The Wudu Water Saver, designed by London-based product designer Ahmed Salah, reduces the amount of water and energy used in traditional Wudu cleansing.
Amahlé’s Ndebele inspired jewellery for a European market
6 Jul 16
The Africa-inspired jewellery is designed to be sophisticated, yet durable enough for everyday use.
Furniture design spun from solid yarn
4 Jul 16
Bobbin is a range of furniture recognised for its innovative and award-winning textile technique.
The meat-free burger that bleeds
29 Jun 16
Impossible Foods has developed an entirely vegetarian burger that simulates meat so effectively that it bleeds.
Shoes that are wearable for longer win cradle to cradle design challenge
28 Jun 16
Virginia Tech student designs modular shoe with parts that can be disassembled to recycle or decompose.
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