What makes this rattan great is its durability and resistance to splintering.
On the hunt for interesting furniture that double as art? Take a look at these pieces from German studio Out For Space. Made of fortified rattan—an abundant product found here in our homeland—these colorful clothing racks, clocks and benches add an extra bit of quirk to any corner with their modern and linear designs. Scroll down and check them out.
Rattan is also very flexible and lightweight, which makes it great for baskets and miniature furniture
These items are made of Karuun, a less porous rattan (German studio outforspace plugged it with bulking agents).
More people are recognizing the benefits rattan has to offer.
Most of the world’s supply of rattan comes from Southeast Asian countries such as Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangladesh and the Philippines
Photos from outforspace.com