material_play / by Annabelle Guldner

check out this cool material made from old decommissioned banknotes! the designer Angela Mathis uses a papier-mâché-type process to save old banknotes from the burner. she creates fabrics for upholstery from different currencies throughout the world and manages to give a new value and stunning new purpose to a de-valued item. interesting and innovative idea! here is a video showing the process: