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Sara Ferrari designed XCIX_Y, a bracelet that lasts for ninety 9 years, and expresses the age of its shopper. Twenty, Thirty, Forty, Fifty…mandatory steps of life, moments to remember.
Our physique modifications together with our type and our pursuits. XCIX_Y modifications with us and it might nicely categorical our age in many different mixtures. The inspiration comes from the timber and the calculation of their age trough the number of rings inside the trunk. Each single piece is completely totally different, they’re 18 in full, N+N. The picket gadgets, product of walnut characterize the various years, from 10 to ninety. They’re decagons, expressing their self as a few years they often have roman numbers as a mark to acknowledge them. The purple plexiglass, translucent and light-weight, signifies the years in between, from M to N. The plastic gadgets even have incisions, this time they’re circles, one for the piece representing the first yr of a decade, P for the second, A for the third, and so forth. XCIX_Y must be an object that could be reworked and altered following the fashion of its shopper, making a specific relationship between the person and the merchandise.