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ONI is a night light with real onion skin at it's core.
Onion skin is a beautiful but underrated material. Its most common uses are for herbal medicines and composting. However they ignore one of its better attributes: Its appearance.
These skins have a gorgeous bronze color and a beautifully intricate pattern similar to that of wood planks. Moreover, it is tough and resists decomposition much more than the white onion pulp.
The goal of ONI is to make a mass market viable product that showcases the beauty of the material and shows how this fibers can have an utility away from the trash bin. Thus multiplying the value from just one onion.
Taipei City, Taiwan