Imagine a world where your clothing will be woven and shaped by the root system of a plant, where your shoes morph and adapt to better support your feet to suit the type of surface you’re walking on and where the waste milk stockpiled by the EU will be turned into a rigid usuable plastic to replace the oil derived plastic used in the products and furniture around you. These are some of the speculative futures that the designers of today are proposing through their research and design concepts.

By Chris Lefteri

Blurring the line between biology and synthetics, the current crop of designers are no longer content to simply apply the typica


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