Continue to give used clothing brand-new life.
It is not just recycling.
Mixture of materials and textures. Unusual combination.
schmidttakahashi from Berlin does not only recycle used items but instead give brand-new life by enhancing the most interesting details.
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Each piece created from used clothing are one-of-a-kind, "Unikat". Based on this design, schmidttakahashi creates "Duplikat" incorporating sustainable materials including organic cotton, recycled cotton, organic linen, and organic wool.
Eugenie Schmidt was born in Duschanbe, Tadjikistan in 1979. She studied fashion design at HTW Berlin (University of Applied Sciences) and Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee, and costume design at Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp.
Takahashi Mariko was born in Hiroshima, Japan in 1974. She studied product design at Musashino Art University, and textile and surface design at Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee