Author: lj

A Fence Built with Innersprings and Ingenuity

The challenge? Create a low-cost fence using predominantly reclaimed material. The upcycling solution? Innersprings from mattresses discarded on the streets, and careful planning. The client – friends, Simon and Naomi May – liked this idea. Simon is an accomplished industrial designer and took on the duties of layout and detail. To our knowledge, this type […]

Mara Chambers (Relovit)

  I see the potential in unwanted fabric, clothing and material, destined for landfill. I look carefully at everything that comes my way: a strip of old ribbon, a pillowcase or a pair of torn, paint splattered overalls. I consider the weight and texture of the material and the features of a particular piece of clothing. I […]