design idea for a reusable, 100% natural, water bottle. Terracotta's self cooling nature keeps water nice and cool.
Design experiments using ancient materials and their natural properties to add value to an everyday object.
Value meaning, look, feel, personality, etc.
Clay/Terracotta (unglazed), has the natural property of cooling water, that's why it was chosen as the perfect material for these bottles.
The coffee mug (glazed), was designed as a reinterpretation or a redesing of a classic Mug used to drink Comala's coffee, a zone well known for it's good quality coffee.
The "Café de olla" prepared with a raw form of sugar called "piloncillo", cinammon and star anise it's a very traditional way of making coffee in México.
These designs try to celebrate and elevate those traditions and aim to give them a place in the modern environment.