materials: jute, cornflour, water

Through experimenting with different marerials we discovered that combining and heating jute, a natural vegetable fibre with corn flour, results in the jute fibres becoming rigid. We called this new material Cornweave.

The final product is a lightweight 100% biodegradable stacking stool, featured in 'Design Week' magazine and exhibited at 100% Design exhibition in 2007.

In collaboration with Cemal Okten,