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Kaleido
Kaleido is every maximalist’s dream. Brash, extrovert, heady and a bit of a diva that’s out to seize the spotlight. Kaleido is also made from recycled cosmetic bottles so, you might say that goes with the territory.

But it’s definitely not just about the aesthetic. Take a moment to look at the material up close and see its sustaina-beauty. You’ll see traces of bar codes and labels at the surface, so there’s lots of Aha! moments for eagle-eyed visitors.

Available in 5mm, 12mm, 20mm thickness.

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5mm
5mm
12mm
12mm
20mm
20mm
3000mm × 1200mm

3000mm × 1200mm

2000mm × 1000mm

2000mm × 1000mm

1200mm x 1000mm

1200mm x 1000mm

Panel Information
We are a small batch manufacturer using craft techniques to make our materials. The raw materials we source for our products vary and therefore the subsequent patterns in our surfaces can vary between batches. If you strictly need to minimise colour variation, discuss your needs with us prior to order to make sure all your material comes from the same batch.

We try very hard to make our sheets as blemish-free as we can and see every quirk, imperfection and mottle telling a different recycling story. Please contact us to discuss this if it could be a problem.

The listed board thicknesses are nominal. Thermal expansion of some sheets can be 2mm per metre over a 10 degree Celsius range.

Edge Finishing
We offer a range of in-house finishing services to suit the needs of your creative project.

Our Panel Sizes
Supersize panels: 3000mm × 1200mm
Large panels: 2000mm × 1000mm
Mid panels: 1200mm x 1000mm
Planks: 1000mm x 200mm and 2000mm x 200mm
Small panels: 500mm x 500mm
Note; Often the Supersize, Large and Mid panels will arrive slightly larger – in the range of 1-5cm.

Thicknesses
5mm, 12mm, 20mm.

Prices and Lead Times
Panels are not available for purchase through the website. Please get in touch to enquire about prices and lead times, mentioning the quantity and thickness of panels you require. Most of our panels are made to order and we hold very limited stock. Smile Plastics’ terms and conditions apply to all sales.

Pattern examples
We make up batches of Kaleido material in 5-10 tonne lots and batches will vary depending on our bottle sources. The material will always be bold and vibrant with multi-coloured flecks, but the ratio of colours will vary between batches. Here are some examples of current and past patterns.

Material
Multicoloured PET

Weight
Up to 90kg – dependant on panel size and thickness

Product
Arrow Top Kaleido used in Ganni store by Stamuli. Image by Moon
Product
Arrow Top 'La Crepa’ by Plutarco

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Blue Dapple

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