24 Feb '16, 9pm

#Luiis_3x ] KÓSMOS necklaces are made to last a lifetime using industrial pipe waste: A smal...

A small Malmö-based design studio by the Norwegian duo Kristin Løberg and Martina Zbinden has developed a new jewelry brand entitled KÓSMOS with elegant necklaces made out of industrial waste from metal pipes. The polished rings in copper, brass and aluminum combines a beautiful symphony of various material and size combinations. The studio’s vision is to build a brand with substance and honesty, with a touch of experimental fun. The jewelry packaging also hides a clever surprise: a business card made out of sandpaper. This reflects the core design philosophy of the brand: products should stand the test of time and age gracefully. KÓSMOS does that by naturally darkening over time due to oxidation, but the sandpaper will enable those who don´t desire this effect to brush it off using sandpaper. The designers behind KÓSMOS think its important that designers play the role as ...

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/kosmos-necklaces-are-made-to-last-a-...

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