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A textile ribbon, bearing the dates of Sicilian conquests, binds the construction together. “In Caltagirone, the need to increase production speed has impoverished details and finishing, and most of the decorations and handles are roughly applied on top of the vases," Formafantasma says. "We decided to emphasize this way of working by applying all of the elements with an external material such as rubber bands, ribbons, etc.”