Leftovers, also from Klemens Schilling, is an easily made stool or table made from bags of leftover concrete mix. Take a bucket, mix the concrete, and insert three legs in until the mix hardens. Voila!
The Wonder Cabinets of Europe gives designers a wooden cabinet to display their work along with their working methods. Loris&Livia displayed their glasswork they collaborated on with local craftsmen, even showing the pieces that weren’t the finished product.
Cranbrook Academy of Art’s booth Hands-On: Conceptual Craft Research featured so much good stuff that it was impossible to pick just one or two. The table above is by Jack Craig, who heats PVC water mains around stone for this piece from PVC Series: Pressed. We talked to him last year at Mondo Collection.
Part of the Savage Series from Sae Jung Oh (also from Cranbrook), discarded plastic objects are assembled together and then wrapped in jute, concealing their origin and giving them a new form.
We also think it could make one helluva backyard pavilion, right?