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Embassy of Rethinking Plastic
furniture collection with leather waste

Triptiek

TRIPTIEK (Veerle Tytgat anONBETAALBAAR)
Gert Vandeweghe, Nick Mattan, Krysztoff Dorion
This project is part of Embassy of Rethinking Plastic

Triptiek is a research on how to use postconsumer& postproduction leather into a durable, socially responsible and aesthetic furniture collection.

Triptiek processes discarded sofas and postproduction leather. By cutting the waste leather into strips it is interwoven according to color an triptych to form a seat of a multiplex chair frame, a bar stool, a side table, a paravent, a cupboard,...

Founded by Sophie De Somere ONBETAALBAAR, a Belgian workshop that creates projects around discarded materials and Veerle Tytgat, a textile designer who's work always includes an ecological aspect, using traditional techniques like knitting and braiding.