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Paper trash box / Paper trash box

Paper trash box
Paper trash box

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

This trash box is made of trash-like texture and form. The paper used for it is vulcanized fiber. Pulp 100%. Though its raw material is pulp, this paper gets soft when put into water and hard when dried. Specifically, you fold a sheet of paper from a mold in two and then sew two sides together with a sewing machine to make a flat pouch. Then put it into water and squeeze it to make wrinkles on it with your hands while drying. It then takes on a dimensional form. Although mass production methods like molding and sewing are used, the boxes are finished individually by hand at the final stage. No two boxes are the same.

Client / Manufacturer

Communication Design Laboratory

Communication Design Laboratory
Kakigara-cho, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku , Tokyo, Japan

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Design

Communication Design Laboratory

Communication Design Laboratory
Kakigara-cho, Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku , Tokyo, Japan

Keiko Hirano

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