Fashion & Design (176)
Taking cover under plastic waste
The designer Garth Britzman has used plastic bottles to create a cover for a parking space. To give it a bit of colour, he added dyed liquid to the bottles to produce a specific design.
Why it matters
Is this an interesting and creative use of recycled material? Are practical yet artistic installations the way forward to help solve a very serious problem such as plastic waste?
Shelley Jackson, a New York-based author, is using ink but no paper to print her second book. She’s written a 2,095-word story titled “Skin,” where each word of the story is tattooed on willing volunteers around the world.
Part of a rehabilitation program run by the Lebanese-based brand, encourages women who have served time in prison to learn the skills needed to craft pieces for this irresistible accessory line.