AlgaeAboard is set in the context of canal boat dwelling wherein algae becomes a sustainable source of new material for biodegradable plastic products to use on the boat. Taking ‘pleasure’ as the point of departure, three design products are derived from different levels of pleasure that resonate with boat living, while taking aesthetic inspiration from canal boats – Sunglasses, Basket Stool and Slippers.
Boat Slippers (2015)
The boat is like a private space. Too small to be called a house and too big to be called a room. Hence, a big narrow room.
Living on it gets dirty easily if dirt is brought in with the shoes. So, many liveaboards have decided to to keep an indoor slippers that is solely worn on the boat.
Not having obsessive-compulsive disorder, keeping a general cleanliness is merely a customary.