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Arts n’Crafts Workshop in Barcelona

RE Design’s Cubic Loom workshop in the beautiful city of Gaudi, Barcelona, Spain. We had much fun creating Plastex Bracelets at Mutuo’s Arts n’Crafts, Edición Primavera Verano event with our specially designed Cubic Looms. RE Design’s workshop is part of an initiative to highlight our plastic bags’ consumption & learn ways to reduce it. Take a […]

Green Festival Workshop

Plastex Weaving Workshop by RE Design at Green Fesitval event initiated by Beena Green at Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. The workshop promotes the reuse of plastic bags creatively. Everyone got to make their own bracelets on the Cubic Looms developed at Fablab Maastricht by Hadwa Omran. [Untagged photo credits: Beena Green]

Upcycling Day Workshop in Netherlands

Upcycling Workshop by RE Design and Stichting Safarana at Het Landhuis Maastricht, Netherlands. A collaborative workshop spreading awareness on the reuse of materials into new products, everyone could make their own creations; transforming bicycle tires into bracelets and weaving plastic bags on the newly designed Cubic Loom developed at Fablab Maastricht by Hadwa Omran.

Sustainability in Fablab

  The growing hype around Fablabs and innovative technologies like “3D printing” and “laser cutting” for instance, turns my focus once again to the environmental impact of the materials used in fabrication. Like any other production processes, there will always be wasted bits and pieces out of these beautiful technologies, either wasted materials or misused […]

FabLabCon Europe 2013

RE Design on Reusability and Sustainable Fabrication at the First European FabLab Conference in Aachen, Germany. [Photo credits: Dipl.-Journ. Daniela Metz]

RE Design among the elite young designers in Satellite 2013. Watch the interview. [Vid. credits to Flavia Casella]

Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2013

RE joins Salone Internzionale del Mobile in Milan, awarded the Second Prize SaloneSatellite Award of 2013. Selected among +!00 international projects. RE Design presented Plastex material exposing process and research through displayed objects that tell the story of craftsmanship & design.

Mountain View 2012

RE joins the festival at Mountain View in Cairo, introducing Plastex fabric to the public through prototypes and product models.

Furnex 2012

RE participates in Design+Industry Competition targeting young Egyptian designers below the age of 35. RE Design showcased their products at FURNEX, Egyptian International Furniture & Furnishing Trade Fair in Cairo 2012, winning 1st place Gold Award as the most innovative project for the creation of an environmentally-friendly fabric “Plastex”