Recycled

BY THE INCH EARRINGS

Earrings made from reused tape measure. Note: Due to its recycled and handmade nature, LeDanse jewelry can slightly vary in color and texture. MORE INFO Material:reused tape measure (printed steel), sterling silver Size:1 3/8″ x 3/4″ Made in:Madison, Wisconsin

Pace4Life: Re-Using Pacemakers

PACE4LIFE AIMS TO SAVE THOUSANDS OF LIVES IN DEVELOPING NATIONS BY REUSING A CURRENTLY WASTED RESOURCE: TINY PACEMAKERS THAT HELP REGULATE THE HEARTBEAT. According to Science Daily, the prevalence of cardiovascular disease is expected to increase 137 percent between 1990 and 2020 for those living in low- and middle- income countries. In fact, it is… Read More »Pace4Life: Re-Using Pacemakers

BeetBox: Make Music with Beets

BEETBOX IS A SIMPLE INSTRUMENT THAT ALLOWS USERS TO PLAY DRUM BEATS BY TOUCHING ACTUAL BEETS. Powered by a Raspberry Pi with a capacitive touch sensor and audio amplifier in a wooden enclosure, the BeetBox is the latest vegetable-powered electronics available today that allows users to play drum beats by touching actual beets. “BeetBox is… Read More »BeetBox: Make Music with Beets

SHAPE-SHIFTING FELT

STYLISH ACCESSORIES + HOUSEHOLD ITEMS MADE FROM RECYCLED INDUSTRIAL FELT Simple, elegant, and fun, these industrial felt products are at the intersection of product and sculpture. California-based industrial designer and architect Josh Jakus is known for making experiential connections between form and function. Featuring modern products that are both functional and provocative: one-of-a-kind backpacks, shape-shifting… Read More »SHAPE-SHIFTING FELT

KAKTUS STOOL

100% RECYCLED ALUMINUM, STACKABLE STOOL AND WASTEBASKET Enrico Bressan, co-founder of Artecnica and an architect by trade, has created a sturdy, lightweight aluminum stool for both indoor and outdoor use. Made entirely of 100% Post-Consumer Recycled Aluminum. Not only is it stackable, but it double duties as both a wastebasket and stool. Taking inspiration from… Read More »KAKTUS STOOL

WOOD THUMB

WOODSMAN MEETS URBAN RENEGADE IN THIS LINE OF WOODEN WEARABLES FROM UPCYCLED REDWOOD Founded by brothers Chris and David Steinrueck, Wood Thumb creates one-of-a-kind statement pieces like men’s wood ties, bowties, and other scratch-n-think accessories– all out of reclaimed redwood from the Bay Area. “We saw such an awe inspiring resource being discarded and resolved… Read More »WOOD THUMB

WOOD SUNGLASSES

SMALL BATCH WOODEN SUNGLASSES MADE FROM RECLAIMED WOOD AND SKATEBOARDS The vision of two brothers, Christopher and David Steinrueck, who set out to make a living by building beautifully designed products that embody sustainability, craftsmanship, and ingenuity. They call it a company of ongoing experiments, but we think theirs is the perfect blend of maker… Read More »WOOD SUNGLASSES

THE STOLA LAMP

THE STOLA LAMP IS A FLEXIBLE, NUANCED LIGHT SCULPTURE WITH A SHADE MADE FROM 100% RECYCLED PET FELT. FOUR INTERNAL SUPPORT RING SIZES ARE INCLUDED SO YOU CAN CHANGE THE LAMP’S SHAPE AND LIGHT QUALITY TO SUIT YOUR SPACE Comes complete with socket and 8′ fabric covered cord w/ thumb switch, 4 support rings, and… Read More »THE STOLA LAMP

THEMIS MOBILE

PLAYFUL PRODUCTS Themis Mobile is a delicate, geometric décor piece composed of five faceted ornaments, each with its own distinct palette of color: fluorescent neons, purples and browns. As designer Clara von Zweigbergk was inspired by the geometric design of polyedra. “the shapes quickly came together as a mobile. I think of them as planets… Read More »THEMIS MOBILE