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Social Snapshot Mat Rugs

Coastermatic Turns Instagram Images Into Bar Accessories

— June 12, 2012 — Art & Design
Coastermatic allows consumers to print their picturesque Instagram captures onto beautiful sandstone coasters. Founded by Tom Harman and Tash Wong, the project allows budding photographers to preserve their memories in an eye-catching form.

Photography and storytelling go hand in hand, as they both bring back fond memories of travels, adventures and events. Instagram has taken the world by storm with its ability to transform ordinary cellphone cameras into quick snapshot devices. Coastermatic prints the image directly onto the stone, producing a high-quality drink mat that will look sharp with years to come.

With the growing emergence of Instagram-based products, it seems consumers are not only looking for new ways to capture moments, but also preserve them. Coastermatic is turning the age-old coaster into a personalized conversational party accessory.
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