Nordic design + Sierra Leonean craft = true

In the fall of 2017 the 1+1+1 group got an invitation from Aurora Foundation, to collaborate with local craftspeople of Freetown, Sierra Leone. The unpredictable 1+1+1 method the took a new direction when sharing the design process for the first time with other people. Even though the designers brought some ideas with them to Sierra Leone, the group was agreeing on the importance of not deciding everything beforehand but to learn as much as possible from the local collaborators. A fun and complex process took shape, where communication and finding ways to mutual understandings was core.

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