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Silicone, a trendy material in decoration

Silicone, a trendy material in decoration



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Mainly used for the composition of joints in the house, silicone was little used for DIY work. However, for several years this material with multiple advantages has been found in everyday decorative objects. Focus on star products with silicone airs… Discovered at the beginning of the 20th century, silicone saw its use increase with the Second World War. Gradually, its multiple qualities made it a very practical material used in the automotive, construction and building sectors among others. For several years silicone takes over the world of decoration . The silicone first enteredin the kitchen . Heat resistant, waterproof, flexible and robust at the same time, its multiple qualities have made it an essential element for kitchen utensils. The big star of silicone in the kitchen is of course the cake mold . For ten years, silicone cake molds have been multiplying and diversifying with various shapes and colors. Also in the kitchen, silicone combines a practical and playful side on containers of liquids such as mugs or coffee cups.Bodum is one of the great architects of this trend with its colored silicone bands which prevent fingers from getting burned. And of course silicone is also found in kitchen utensils such as spatulas, trivets, pot holders ... But the big news is the use of silicone for everyday objects outside the kitchen .Pa Design thus offers Gumhook coat hooks and The Ooob doorstop made of silicone, robust and flexible while being fun. Urban Factory invents a computer keyboard also in pink silicone, flexible and fun. The designers also seize this material like the designer Jan Hoekstra who offers at Made in Design a small Mood Flame lamp silicone (for less than 15 euros). Silicone is also found on some light fixtures like the E27 pendant light from designer Mattias Stahlbom offered at Made in Design. In short, silicone has everything to please! It's up to you to find the silicone decoration that suits you!