The upcoming Danish designer Amanda Walther has created a timeless and iconic candle holder in recycled materials which celebrates Maters renewed focus on creating timeless accessories produced by production methods that supports people and planet.
Each 'Spike Candle Holder' is crafted using old sand-casting techniques in the region of Moradabad, India. Since generations craftsmen has performed sand-casting in this region but in recent years the craft has lost out to more industrial production methods. ‘Spike' honours old crafts by providing the local craftsmen work to help the craft survive over time. It is made of waste mainly from old pipes, tubes and other iron waste.
- Amanda Walther | DK
- Partly Recycled Casted Iron
- Partly Recycled Aluminium
- Height: 3.7 cm / 9.4 inch
- Width: 2.3 / 5.9 inch
Founded in Denmark 2006, Mater was first presented to a global audience at Maison & Objet in Paris in 2007. Wanting to launch a brand that has a strong vision based on timeless and beautiful design, Mater combines exclusive furniture and lighting with working methods that support local craft traditions and the environment. Using established and fresh design talent to create their exclusive collection Mater has developed a sophisticated and inspired line of home furnishings.