Simon Skinner — Reimagining the Afro comb, WePresent (feature)


The afro-comb’s origins can be traced as far back as 6000 years ago to Ancient Egypt, and its distinguishable design—upright with long teeth—is universally recognisable across cultures. Swedish industrial designer Simon Skinner tells Jareh Das the story that led him to reimagine the iconic object, and delves deep into the inspiration and process behind some of his most unique creations.