Portuguese company wins innovation award


The Portuguese Studio Digitalab, won the Rising Star Award at this year’s Stockholm, Sweden Furniture Fair for turning Cork into Thread. Architects Brimet Silva and Ana Fonseca, Founders, have developed a method of turning cork into a thin thread that can be used to manufacture everything from textiles to lighting to furniture and accessories.

• For more details, please Subscribe to our digital editionor buy the March 22, 2019 paper.