Design Pyrenees Turns a Block of Wood into Matches

By: Peter Vallas - Published: Apr 15, 2011 • References: designpyrenees and sweet-station
Design Pyrenees is a design shop in France that creates an array of unusual and original objects. The designers at Design Pyrenees use only natural products such as wood and stone to make their one-of-a-kind goods.

One of the more unique pieces from Design Pyrenees is its match block series. The match blocks are carved out of a real block of pine wood and come in three different models: The Log, The Bush and The Bloc.

Each set of matches is unique and 100% handmade. The blocks act as both convenient matches when needed and a great piece of decor to spruce up your desk. Ranging from $20 to over $1000, these are definitely not your ordinary flame sticks.