Rubber bearskin rug

Craft & Design Science
Rubber bearskin rug

Cast in urethane by Dutch designer Eelko Moorer. White and black versions also exist. [via designboom]

12 thoughts on “Rubber bearskin rug

  1. Colecoman1982 says:

    So, they managed to find a bear with a liquid latex kink?

    1. Sean Michael Ragan says:

      …the trick is finding one *without* a liquid latex kink.

  2. jeff-o says:

    That’s actually really gross. Do not want.

    1. Sean Michael Ragan says:

      Gross? To me a real dead animal skin rug would be considerably grosser than this polymer version, which I actually think is sort of clever.

  3. Simon says:

    It almost being Easter did anyone else look at that picture first and think it was made from chocolate?

    1. Rachel Hobson says:

      Yes! I was clicking over to comment that it looked like yummy chocolate to me. :)

Comments are closed.

Discuss this article with the rest of the community on our Discord server!

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

View more articles by Sean Michael Ragan


Ready to dive into the realm of hands-on innovation? This collection serves as your passport to an exhilarating journey of cutting-edge tinkering and technological marvels, encompassing 15 indispensable books tailored for budding creators.

Escape to an island of imagination + innovation as Maker Faire Bay Area returns for its 15th iteration!

Buy Tickets today! SAVE 15% and lock-in your preferred date(s).