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Crafty Ceramic Vases

The Motif Vase by Annette Bugansky Seems to Have a Knitted Surface

— September 22, 2010 — Art & Design
Knitted creations are still alive and kicking or at least it looks to be with the Motif vase. Looks can be deceiving and in this case, they truly are. What seems to be a soft knitted surface is in fact just a ceramic cast made to look like a grannies' project.

Designed by Annette Bugansky, the Motif vase is simple and homey, perfect for family spaces that appreciate the occasional bouquet of flowers. Its knitted appearance is innocently crafty, so check out the gallery to see for yourself.
Trend Themes
1. Knitted Ceramics - Ceramic designs that mimic the appearance and texture of knitted fabric present an opportunity for creative and unique home decor products.
2. Craft-inspired Home Accessories - The popularity of crafty designs like the Motif vase indicates a growing consumer demand for artisanal, handmade home accessories.
3. Deceptive Aesthetics - Building products that deliberately deceive the senses, like the ceramic vase that looks like knitted fabric, offer a playful and imaginative twist to conventional designs.
Industry Implications
1. Home Decor - The trend of knitted ceramic vases creates an opportunity for the home decor industry to offer unique and visually striking products.
2. Artisanal Crafts - The demand for craft-inspired home accessories provides an opportunity for the artisanal crafts industry to showcase their skills and cater to a niche market.
3. Product Design - The concept of deceptive aesthetics in product design allows designers to play with perceptions and challenge traditional expectations, opening up possibilities for innovation in various industries.
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