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INTERVIEW: Designer Ben Blanc Talks About Corkels Toys

Posted By Beth Shea On May 26, 2011 @ 12:00 am In Inhabitots,Interviews | No Comments

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Toy designer, Ben Blanc creates classic Corkels [1] push/pull toys from recycled wood chip that looks and feels like cork. His animal, car and boat designs are full of fun, wheelie appeal for kids; and they’re stylish enough to look great in a workspace or perched on a windowsill for adult fans who are kids at heart. Inhabitots contributing writer, Desmond Williams interviewed Ben Blanc [1] regarding the inspiration behind his Corkels toys, and Blanc also shares an exclusive peek at his soon to be released new collection of recycled cardboard products and toys [2] ranging from a wearable shark to a chic, clever room divider [2]. Don’t miss out on meeting this innovative, eco-friendly designer and getting a first look at his latest wares over at Inhabitots!

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[1] Ben Blanc creates classic Corkels: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/08/27/interview-with-corkels-designer-ben-blanc/

[2] exclusive peek at his soon to be released new collection of recycled cardboard products and toys: http://www.inhabitots.com/2009/08/27/cardboard-land-shark-is-blanc-slate-for-kids/

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