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The Carwash Furniture – Rotterdam, The Netherlands

As they enter our home space, the objects become friends. They want to interact and to be seen outside their own territory. A young interior designer, Carlijn Olde Beverborg takes machines from their own habitat and translates them into the interior as objects in Carwash Collection.  The carwash machines have been transformed into friendly interior pieces with a cuddly mixture of soft layers and metal which will be presented during the virtual Dutch Design Week 2020. The Carwash Collection consists of three unique carwash objects, taken into the home from Brush Pouf, Mitter Table, and Machinic Mitter Table which also clean your floor.  According to DDW, the collection was born from the designer’s fascination for mechanical creatures the collection consists of three carwash objects that can be experienced outside the mechanical space. The Machinic Mitter Table lingers around the house with its glass top and metal frame floating on thick layers of PET felt. The machinic table has two function as a cleaner and a table on the rest mode, the Mitter Table. And the …

Mylo Vegan Leather – Emeryville, United States

We believe that solutions to our most vexing problems can be found in nature – a mission by a venture-backed, idea-driven company, led by world-class talent, and experienced executives from the technology and apparel industries – the mission of Bolt Threads that has produced synthetic spider silk and handbags made from mycelium, the root structure of mushrooms. It was announced this week that, Lululemon, Kering  and Stella McCartney will be teaming up with Bolt Threads, to form biomaterials consortium on Mylo™, a material made from renewable mycelium, the branching network of threadlike cells that underpins all fungi. Mylo-made products, from Lululemon, Adidas, and Stella McCartney – will be available in 2021. According to New York Times, the C.E.O. and founder of Bolt Threads, Dan Widmaier said that brokering the Mylo agreement with these industry stalwarts is a major step toward bio-materials becoming a genuine option for mass consumer use. According to Bolt Threads team – the substantial, subtle, and soft touch Mylo has, is unmistakable resemblance of animal leather with less harmful to the environment. …