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Product designer Ariane Prin uses metal dust to create RUST homeware

Paris-based product designer Ariane Prin has a knack for giving waste materials a new form of life. ‘When I started as a product design student, we were often asked to make prototypes.’ she tells The Peep, ‘at the time I was trying to find interesting materials inside the college skips to make my mock-ups. I love how a material which is useless for someone, can be the starting point of a project and something much bigger in value for someone else.’

As a continuation of this, Ariane’s RUST Homeware and RUSTILES Surfaces collections are inspired by the desire to create new form and utility out of commonly disregarded waste materials…

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