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Spotted in the CRAFT Flickr pool: Michelle Mitchell writes:

Hetta, a Swedish company, takes lengths of cork and strings them together alternately with beads to create these long, beautiful, functional treats for the table and the minute I saw them I said “Wow!” Followed by “I can do that!”

I think I say that about twenty times a day, so I totally identify. She took balsa wood strips and strung them together via holes in the middle of each strip. I like the idea of having one big long trivet for a long table; it would be great for dinner parties!

Becky Stern

Becky Stern

Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).


  • Patti Schiendelman

    I like this a lot, too! Er – I could do that. :)

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