Every one understands that climate change has turned up the temperature in significant amounts. But sadly, that is what we have to deal with in the present day. This article brings you a very creative approach that this temperature has been tackled with.
This news comes from Malaga, a city in Spain that did not put up its usual plastic and polythene canopies for the summer. Instead, the streets are seen to be covered with ‘crochet’ canopies. This was created by Eva Pacheco, a local teacher, and her students. They have set out to create these very creative canopies trying to make a sustainable addition to their city. They add a very artistic value to the streets while providing shade to the pedestrians as well.
These streets have gone from plastic canopies to aesthetic and environmentally friendly crochet canopies which are absolutely gorgeous. A lot of people who visit this city highly appreciate the initiative that has been taken to create this type of canopy. This can turn into a trend where all plastic and other materials that are harmful to the environment get replaced.
These sets of crochet canopies have managed to give shade for over 500 square meters in this Spanish city. A lot of people who have seen this amazing creation have taken pictures and uploaded them for the entire world to see their beautiful set of canopies. Being the amazing creations they are, a lot of people turned their attention towards them with interest and shared these pictures all over the internet.
So, we have listed some of the pictures on the internet for you. You can scroll down the list and share what you think about it in the comments sections.
More info & Photo courtesy: Ayuntamiento de Alhaurín de la Torre