TEST LAB: Creative Reuse by Jo Meesters

TEST LAB: Creative Reuse by Jo Meesters

Aaron Able
Nov 17, 2008

Dutch designer Jo Meesters has a sustainable and handmade approach to his work — we posted his Black Wool Collection earlier this year. A new collection that is part of his TESTLAB studio for creative reuse, is made entirely out of 34 discarded wooden beams and 16 leftover blankets. Entitled Odds and Ends, Bits and Pieces, the collection uses basic upholstering and weaving techniques that are both familiar and special...

posted originally from: AT:New York

The expert use of color in the choices of recycled blankets really make this collection stand out. We've been saving some old sweaters that we are suddenly inspired to use as woven upholstery! Check out more of Jo Meesters' projects and designs at Jo Meesters Studio.

Via: The Style Files.

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