Dancing Stamps (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Dancing Stamps are a great way for tourists to interact with and learn about Khmer culture.The stamps are a graphical approach to spreading knowledge about the traditional Khmer dancers, who tell full stories with. They can be used to create your own stories and send them to friends back home as hand sign scrolls. As a set of four, the stamps can easily be purchased and transported.
Breeze Tree (developed with Watthan Artisans)
A refreshing and straight forward alternative to cheap plastic air fresheners for closets. The thin carved stripes present the beautiful textures of local woods combined with detailed carvings. The pieces soak up essential oils and spread
them naturally which also creates a unique patina over time.
Weavers' Bowls (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Weavers' Bowls are a new approach to showcasing local woods together with fabric and rope like materials. The local dark woods offer a perfect background for the bright and vibrant colors of local fabrics.
Eclipse (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Eclipse highlights traditional Khmer wood carvings in a new and exciting way. Light passes through the intricate details of the carving and projects it’s shadow onto the table below. The simple lampshade keeps the focus on the beauty of this traditional craftsmanship.
Moving Eclipse (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Moving Eclipse highlights traditional Khmer wood carvings in a playful and exciting way. Light passes through the intricate details of the carving and projects it’s shadow onto the table below. It’s rocking chair like shape invites people to playfully interact with traditional Khmer craftsmanship.
Family Bowl (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Every Family Bowl is a one of a kind piece. The bowls are being crafted from random wood scraps. This means that each one has it’s own unique shape. The colored edges of the pentagons bring a crisp edge to the organic surfaces.
Dragon Hair (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Dragon Hair can spice up electronic devices by adding color to the bland world of electrical wires. It gets its vibrancy by mixing colors of different fabric scraps and reusing them in an interesting new way.
Fire Fly (developed with Watthan Artisans)
Fire Fly uses the elegant shapes of various bottles as basis for generating interesting lamp arrangements. The bottles are recycled wine and whiskey bottles and thus are perfect for bar and kitchen areas.
Glide (developed with CSMA)
The long sedge surfaces of this curtain are made of surprisingly long pieces of sedge scraps. The direction of the weaving make it possible to fold equally sized areas. The white fabric focuses all the attention onto the weaving itself.
Sedge Pants (developed with CSMA)
Sedge Pants enclose usual glasses of any shape and transforms them into vases with elegant sedge weaving. The strict weaving pattern breaks up on top and surround the flowers in natural and untamed water grass.
Caterpillar (developed with CSMA)
Caterpillar fits into any lounge, cafe, or hallway area and creates colorful seating landscapes. The sedge cushion perfectly hugs the bench top and safely keeps the pillow from falling. The free spaces between the pillows offer practical side table functionality to place drinks, plates, magazines etc..
Kangaroo (developed with CSMA)
Kangaroo offers the opportunity for perfectly storing and displaying magazines, pens and other everyday objects of all sizes and shapes. The size of the pockets can easily be customized by folding and hooking the sedge together in different areas. A great combination of natural wall decoration and flexible storage.
Sedge Diamonds (developed with CSMA)
Sedge Diamonds truly uses the properties of sedge weaving by being flexible yet stiff and combines them in it’s unique shape. The lampshade can be easily folded to reduce space for transport. Colored fabric on the edges highlight the sedge pieces and underline the geometric origami like look.
Grass Party (developed with CSMA)
A versatile ambient lamp perfect for public lounge areas as well as private living rooms. The half woven sedge mats keep a stable structure at the bottom and break up at the top, creating a natural feel of high grass in its environment.
The use of LED stripes makes it easy to transport the lamp as flat object.
New Life (developed with CSMA)
The left over pillow solely consists out of scrap material. Since these left over pieces are rather small, the pillow consists of various sedge surfaces. This makes the pillow perfectly cradle a persons head and make it surprisingly comfortable.
Bumble Bee (developed with Khmer Rajana)
Flexible rattan feet make it possible to assemble the Bumble Bee without screws and nails. Everything rests on the big rattan knots which give the table it’s name. The lampshade simply rests on the longest stick and can be pivoted for reading and even removed to create indirect ambient lighting.
River Board (developed with Khmer Rajana)
The thickness of weaved water hyacinth makes it possible to create pin walls with a before unseen visual structure. Its traditional weaving style creates a natural flow connecting customisable shapes which can spread across any wall size.
River Carpet (developed with Khmer Rajana)
Rivet Carpet is a versatile carpet which fits into any room or hallway. The natural circular weaving style creates the sharp edged color pattern. The vibrant colors are a result from experimenting with high quality and non toxic dying processes.
Easy Pick (developed with Khmer Rajana)
Scaling a traditional weaving pattern reveals various new functions to store clothes, notes, posters and other everyday objects. Keeping things visible and simple is the true value of this open close». Shelves and hooks add flexibility to this
versatile organizer for hotels and modern homes.
Puppy Lamp (developed with Khmer Rajana)
In normal position the LED light of this versatile table lamp not only safes energy but also creates a great ambient light.
For directed light the lamp can be placed into a sitting position. The animal-like shape creates the impression of a puppy sitting loyally at his owner’s side.
Rest Nest (developed with Khmer Rajana)
Rest Nest charges devices safely during sleep and always within reach. Soft water hyacinth protects sensitive surfaces from scratches and hides extension plugs close to your electronics. The slot can be used as a stand for tablets, phones or simply to hide cables.