Raffia, a plasticky string-like material, is commonly used in Asia to tie up bunches of newspapers, parcels or boxes. I love how Singaporean designer Gerri puts this unglamourous household item to chic use with these fun bunches of earrings and necklaces.
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Low Lai Chow is a spacebar invader and freelance writer from Singapore. She travels light and is working on exercising demons from her past. (via treadmill!)