The 2nd edition of the Pencil Holder now stands taller and slimmer look for an improved performance and style. Each holder is signed off with a signatory engraving that is looking to establish a connection between user and resource.
Made from a newly developed composite incorporating egg shells and spent coffee grounds, the range of desk organisers and home accessories is fully compostable even in domestic conditions. The new biomaterial’s unique, stone-like texture is reminiscent of limestone and makes the range also extremely distinctive.
Designed by Constantina Elia exclusively for HOST, the collection represents the first body of work that combines calcareous food waste, with gelatine and coffee grounds to create a strong, durable and heat resistant material. With eggshells being the core ingredient, each objects contains 300 to 600 grams of waste.
How to recycle: Objects are fully compostable, furthermore they would contribute to the topsoil nourishment since eggshells are rich source of calcium.