Everyday products in Stone sell best as unique pieces
"Everyday products FROM stone are in many cases too heavy and therefore sell at best as unique pieces
We have encountered the two major options in product design with natural stone – design FROM stone and design WITH stone – since the 1950s, when designers in the Carrara region were looking for new uses for natural stone.
The difference between the two directions ultimately lies in how closely they remain wedded to the sculptors’ way of working.
An example of a completely nonsensical use of natural stone are the massive bathtubs that stone companies like to present at their trade shows as the height of luxury.
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By Ricardo Rebelo, commercial