DESIGN MEETS CRAFT:
connecting designers and artisans around the world on the first fair and transparent co-creation platform
„Design meets Craft“ is a global matching, collaboration,
e-learning and sales platform to build an innovative eco system for the global handicraft market
allowing makers and designers to connect, collaborate and co-create
empowering through unique education and service tools
involving the craft community to influence its own marketplace
using technology to create a professional and secure business environment
It is our vision to reduce poverty by empowering artisans and designers to earn a fair income with their craft skills and live a valuable life with their families
How it works?
"Design meets Crafts" provides the platform and services for every step of the co-creation process.
CONNECTING & MATCHING
Artisans and designers can present their skills and works in a digital showroom to find the perfect match for their project needs through an intelligent tagging system.
CO-CREATION & PRODUCTION
The co-creation and collaboration process between members is managed on the "Design meets Craft" platform.
VALUE ADDED SERVICES
Members have access to best-in-class partners for all relevant services along the process chain (e.g. administration, insurance, payment, logistics, sales, marketing, etc.).
Design meets Craft provides self-service learning tools and resources created by industry experts and the global community.
Through its sales platform, third-party platform integrations and sales partners, "Design meets Craft" provides local artisans and designers access to the global market.
ETHICAL AND LEGAL STANDARDS
To ensure a secure and fair end-to-end process, "Design meets Craft" created an ethical code of conduct and legal standards for the community.
IP RIGHTS & cultural ip Rights
Design meets Craft generates contracts for the collaborations developed through the platform ensuring a fair recognition of IP rights and Cultural IP rights.