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A Brief History of Leather

A Brief History of Leather

Material Health: Investigating Toxicity and Exposure

Material Health: Investigating Toxicity and Exposure

A Comparison Between Declarations and Certifications

A Comparison Between Declarations and Certifications

An Exploration of Eero Saarinen’s Enduring Designs

An Exploration of Eero Saarinen’s Enduring Designs

A Brief History of Tibetan Rugs

A Brief History of Tibetan Rugs

A Closer Look at Toxicity: Six Classes

A Closer Look at Toxicity: Six Classes

An Exploration of Embodied Carbon

An Exploration of Embodied Carbon

An Overview of Wood Block Printing

An Overview of Wood Block Printing

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Kilim

Leather Effect

Leather Effect

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Corrugated

Railroad

Railroad

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Stripe

Knots

Knots

Nail Holes

Nail Holes

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Pecky