3D-Printed Chess Set Turns Each Piece into a Miniature Planter – Design You Trust

3D-Printed Chess Set Turns Each Piece into a Miniature Planter

The MicroPlanter Chess Set reimagines the classic board game by cleverly combining it with nature. Its creators, XYZ Workshop, were inspired by Bauhaus-style chess pieces and designed them as miniature planters that can each hold a different herb or succulent. This gives every piece its own unique look, as the monochromatic, hard-edged shapes are now offset by soft, green leaves.

This imaginative chess set is completely customizable. The pieces are 3D printed, and XYZ Workshop has made the patterns available for download, allowing you to produce them in a variety of colors and materials. .

In addition, they’ve included a printable and portable chess board skin, which means any flat surface can be a place for game play. Keep it as a fun outdoor activity, or bring the game inside to add some green to your living room

Via My Modern Met

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Japanese Students Build Massive Boat Made Of Handmade Sweets
Elegant Nose Candle Holders Are Designed To Hold A Candle With Their Nose
Colorful Paper Quilled Florals Burst From Delicate Line Drawings
Miniature Scenes Set Amongst Office Supplies By Derrick Lin
This Home Baker’s Gorgeous Rye Bread Could Start A Revolution
Amateur Culinary Artist Creates The Most Amazing Sashimi Plating
Limited Edition Of The Daft Punk Glass Ornaments For Your Christmas Tree
An Unusual Art Object - a Giant Black Fox Appeared in Riga, Latvia
Artist Creates Animal Sculptures From Flower Arrangements
Shower To The People! Generous Man Turns Old Truck Into Mobile Shower For The Homeless
Artist Janis Miltenberger Creates Incredibly Intricate Glasswork Inspired By Mythology
Skull And Crossbones Bun Cover By WyreArt
This Mom Makes Awesome Costumes, Masks And Toys Out Of Cardboard Boxes For Her Kids
Dashi Namdakov Is Turning Heads With His Fantastic Bronze Sculpture
Tundra's Immersive Light Installation Puts Visitors Side-By-Side A Swimming Whale
This Instagram Page Showcases Incredible Design Solutions
Artist Makes “Porcelain” Weapons To Explore What It Means To Be A Woman
Artist Courtney Mattison Sculpts Colossal Ceramic Coral Reefs
The Earthquake Tower by Remco, ca. 1974
Guy Transforms 1907 Upright Piano Into A Luxurious Desk
A Young Girl Turned Into An Old Punk Thanks To Makeup
Winter Is Coming, So Please Enjoy This Insane 1980s Book Of Knitted Sweaters
This Beautiful Collection Of Decorative Paper Clips Is Inspired By Turkish Motifs
Artist Heesoo Lee Makes Beautiful Aspen Trees Grow On Delicate Ceramic Vessels