SEA ME Rug Made of Algae and Fishing Net

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Recently presented during Dutch Design Week 2014, SEA ME is a rug made of algae and reused fisher’s net. The Studio Nienke Hoogvliet design is a handcrafted, sustainable textile. The renewable fabric is knotted to the upcycled base, reducing pollution all around. As one might guess of such a handcrafted design, each piece is unique and sold price upon request.

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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