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It is a piece that aims to highlight the hidden beauty of the uncommon. The goal was to make the handle more comfortable but at the same time hinting at the geometry that is normally disguised in the knives. Avoiding to create just a shell for this part but crafting a shape that flows and follows the technical part of it. It is made in latex that is a totally plant based material, flexible, translucent and anti-slip. Due to its properties and how it is manufactured, it does not need extra elements such as glue or screws to fix it.
About the designers.
Marta Ayala Herrera is a product, furniture and industrial designer currently based in Barcelona. Her work is focused on the relationship between the human and his environment through objects. She is always interested in exploring new materials and new ways of experiencing the world.
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