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The Repair Manifesto

The Repair Manifesto

In the hope of spurring a reappraisal of repair, Platform21 wrote and published a repair manifesto describing the benefits of fixing things and calling upon designers and consumers to break the chain of throwaway thinking. Throwaway thinking, a culture in itself almost, is designed to cater to short term needs of both industry, politics and […]

Shop Time With My Nephew

Shop Time With Our Nephew

Our nephew and his girlfriend came over for some shop time. After recently taking up residence together they realized that they were in need of a salad bowl and a cutting board so these became the projects for the day. Quite ambitious, we thought, but when they went home they left with a salad bowl […]