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Weltevree catalogue 2019

At Weltevree we keep challenging ourselves to create inspiring, long-lasting products. The past year we’ve established new collaborations and have been working hard on developing new, durable products. We are happy to present the latest additions to our collection in the new Weltevree catalogue for 2019. You can browse the catalogue below or download it […]

Poplars: how are they made?

Manufacturing wooden shoes by hand is a true craft and is acknowledged as Dutch intangible cultural heritage. The first guild of clog makers dates back to around 1570 in Holland. Unfortunately, manufacturing wooden shoes by hand is a fleeting profession. Only a few craftsmen still practice it. The Weltevree Poplars are manufactured in one of […]

ECOPIXEL: the possibilities of recycled plastic

In the search for a suitable material for the container of the new Carrier, Weltevree found a solution in ECOPIXEL: a recycled plastic  We were intrigued by the possibilities of recycled plastic and the benefits that ECOPIXEL has to offer. This ingenious material is produced by Ecopixel, a Italian company of the same name. The brand […]

Tea Towel Game Instructions: Checkers

Checkers is the American/English version of international draughts. It’s a straightforward, strategic game for two players. Have you never played Checkers before or has it been a while since you last played? Find out how to play Checkers in the instructions below. Equipment 1 Weltevree Tea Towel with Checkers pattern 2 x 12 tokens. Each player […]

How to: Light a fire using the Swiss method

Forget what you know about building fires: the Swiss method is here to stir up the fire making traditions. This method is a result of Swiss research on how to build a more environmentally friendly fire. It is energy efficient and leads to a cleaner burn with less smoke and better combustion. The Swiss method […]