Inspiring Art Created Out Of Everyday Objects

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it might simply be garbage to some, but artist yuken teruya has found a way to use everyday objects like pizza boxes, a mc donald’s bag, flags, shopping bags, plastic bottles and other things that would have otherwise ended up in the waste stream into surprisingly beautiful art that inspires and amazes. silhouettes of trees […]

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360 Paper Bottle

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the 360 paper bottle is the first totally recyclable paper container made from 100% renewable resources and a true environmentally-friendly solution to the problem of plastic water bottles. versatile in its range of consumer applications and made from food-safe and fully recyclable materials, it decreases energy consumed throughout the product life cycle without sacrificing functionality. […]

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Vhils’ Art Is More Than Scratching The Surface

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i was completely moved by the haunting images of vhils aka alexandre farto, a young graffiti artist from portugal whose show, scratching the surface, is currently being featured at the lazarides gallery in london’s rathbone place. vhils has moved beyond conventional street art mediums, creating his imagery from torn billboard advertising, etching into metal and […]

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Preserve. nothing wasted. everything gained.

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i love reading about how a person with a vision and little bit of hard work can make a positive impact on the world while reducing their environmental footprint. meet eric hudson, thirteen years ago eric founded recycline and created the preserve product line—a line of stylish, high performance, eco-friendly products for your home. preserve […]

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Hide Your Cable Rats Nest with Scenic Grass

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bring a little outdoors in while charging your portable devices. if you’re a true geek, every type of portable device on the planet is probably vying for the valuable electricity at your home. unfortunately all those gadgets make a big mess with their power adapters and cables while they suck up life-giving electrical juice. now […]

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Giant Paperclip Coat Hook

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here is something fun for your apartment or office space, a great way to keep all your coats organized with this fun giant paperclip coat hook. the giant paperclip coat hook measures 11 inches long, and can be screwed onto your wall to hold your coat or bag. if you want one of these fun […]

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Color Picker by Jinsun Park

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color picker is an innovative design of a concept pen that can scan colors from anything around and instantly use the color for drawing. after placing the pen against an object, the user just presses the scan button. the color is being detected by the color sensor and the RGB cartridge of the pen mixes […]

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Environmental Design with Michelle Brand

meet Michelle Brand, Manchester based eco designer maker, and winner of Haute Green 2007 in New York City’s Inhabitat Editors’ Choice Award for her stunning eco lighting designs. Brand custom builds each chandelier from plastic bottle bases linked together with a simple tag. her work is in direct response to environmental problems, and inspiration evolves […]

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