In our lives, whenever we get in touch with something or someone we form a connection, either positive or negative. A relationship is the development of a positive connection. It is a deeper involvement, where it is possible to familiarise with certain aspects unnoticed at first glance. Developing a relationship with a material is the best way to comprehend the properties of it. Letting the material control the design process can lead to unexpected outcomes. Connections is a material exploration of hand-cut paper.