Reinier de Jong is a Dutch designer who likes to maintain issues easy and stylish. He believes his tasks ought to be robust sufficient to go with out rationalization and this small bookcase design undoubtedly speaks for itself. However, the story behind REK bookcase jr. goes like this: Regardless of the iPad and its numerous toddler apps, my two-yr-previous son could be very keen on his little books. In fact they have been left in all places and the field which contained the books was recurrently turned the wrong way up. So I made a decision it was time for his personal cabinets.
In fact I didn´t have to assume for too lengthy a few youngsters´s bookcase. For my son´s second birthday I made REK bookcase junior, a scaled-down model of REK bookcase. Like the unique REK the 5 elements could be pushed in or pulled out to place them in accordance with the area he wants. It will possibly develop together with his e-book assortment, defined the designer. REK jr. is solely made from poplar plywood. Poplar shouldn’t be solely a light-weight materials however very eco-pleasant (it grows shortly and is harvested from responsibly managed forests in Europe) and one hundred% biodegradable. The wooden is completed with an natural linseed oil wax. [Photos and information provided via e-mai by Reinier de Jong Architecture & Design]