We remember collecting those pull tabs on soda cans when we were younger. Often, they're still collected for fundraisers or charity. Here, we're also seeing them collected into beautiful designs created by Colombia-born industrial designer Carlos Alberto Montana Hoyos:
Carlos Alberto Montana Hoyos created both a chair and a bowl as part of the A la Lata series ("To the Can"). The designs are held together by plastic zip ties, which adds to their appearance as much as the metal tabs themselves.
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Images: Carlos Alberto Montana Hoyos