Gallery: RCA Students Showcase Sustainable Design in London

Florie Salnot's plastic bottle jewelry technique was developed in response to Salnot's time spent with women at Saharawi refugee camps. The technique involves shaving thin strips from plastic bottles, wrapping them in patterns round a pin board and then immersing it in hot sand to shrink the plastic and set the shapes. The jewelry is attractive and the means of production incredibly cheap and makes good use of plastic waste.

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