Unfolding stories through designer tools
A narrative that begins with tools of the trade
Just as the thrill of travel lies on both the journey and the destination, people care about the process of making an object just as much as the object itself. In the world of design, this notion of labor translating to passion and creativity sits true compared to other industries. A bag is not just a bag but an idea made tangible, and the same goes with any pair of shoes, garment, or object. But the designer is not alone in this endeavor. To conjure what comes to mind with precision and finesse, there must be assistance beyond the capabilities of hands. Tools, no matter how menial the task or how small the size, are potential collaborators rather than simple knickknacks to tinker with. If tools could speak, what would they say?