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Tuesday, June 13, 2006

Amazing cloth peg collection

Check out the amazing collection of cloth pegs from an exibition curated by Israeli designer Yaacov Kaufman and displayed in his studio in Jaffa.

"...The humble clothes peg is a daily, mundane, banal object, which we all seem to posses, though we rarely look at. They function as silent servants. An object simutaneously basic and useful, it performs many functions in addition beyond its original intent. It can be used to hang, hold and fasten and endless number of materials, making it as versatile as the paper clip...."

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