This is a neat project and business model discovered by JJ Walsh. The Akaito Cafe where denim is repurposed and used to create new household items. And its a cafe too!

You can find them on Naoshima here: http://www.naoshima.net/foods/detail/?lang=en&foods_id=107

Trip Advisor link here: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g1121428-d13431667-Reviews-Akaito_Coffee-Naoshima_cho_Kagawa_gun_Kagawa_Prefecture_Shikoku.html

Also on Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/v/akaito-coffee/590a9a0d6fd62668f9693fb7

Some of the best experiences we have when we travel are the new things we can try and the people we meet along the way.