The Bookbox: Starry fabric - Limited Edition - Medium
Handcrafted in Portugal using exquisite leather and fabrics from Hosoo, this limited edition Bookbox is made in collaboration with Thomas Lykke from OEO Studio. The woven fabric with silver thread on its exterior makes it a true piece of art.
The Limited Edition Medium Bookbox is like a functional art-piece in your living space. With its A5 size, it can hold your everyday objects or your most cherished belongings, helping to create order and ease in your surroundings. With its alluring fabric it a beautiful object.
The Bookbox is our bestselling box and was the first of August Sandgren’s aesthetic boxes for storage. The box is named ‘The Bookbox’ as it takes its origin from the beautiful old bookboxes, in which people would place their most valuable books to take extra good care of them.
This Limited Edition Bookbox is made in collaboration with This Limited Edition Jewelbox is made in collaboration with Thomas Lykke, Creative Director of OEO Studio, based in Copenhagen and Tokyo. With the Japanese connection in mind, Thomas has chosen – Starry – from Hosoo, whose history goes back to 1688 and Kyoto's textile district. Today, Hosoo is widely recognized for their exceptional skills within Japanese three-dimensional weaving, and the result of the collaboration is unforgettable. The Starry fabric on the exterior is a charcoal nishijin woven fabric with silver thread and the leather on the interior is semi-aniline OEKO-TEX leather, designed by Note Design Studio.
Dimensions: 26/20.5/6.5 cm (A5 in internal measures)
Material: Hosoo silk fabric and aniline leather
Colour: Exterior is black with silver threads and the interior is black
Production location: Handmade in Portugal
Logo placement: Discretely blind debossed inside the lid
Personalisation: It is not possible to deboss our textile boxes
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Free return globally
~60% returning happy customers and close to 0% returns
Sustainable in design, production process and choice of materials
Made in Europe from European raw materials
Arrives in gift-ready wrapping
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"August Sandgren makes mess pretty"
Ditte Isager, Photographer
"Boxes like these can last a lifetime"
Michael Pram Rasmussen, Senior Executive
"The precision of the craftsmanship, the proportions and the wonderful tactility of the leather is a daily joy"
Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen, Architect
"It really works! My keys, receipts, cards, etc., now have a home, and I always know where to find my things in the morning"
Dago Diedrich, Senior Partner McKinsey & Company
"We love the quality, love the simple design, love that it is designed to last forever - no one else is really doing this"
Juliana Parker, Interior Designer
"An elegant and conscious way to hide otherwise distracting clutter. Unique storage solution that is a beautiful object in itself"
Olga Krukovskaya, Interior Designer