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Briefcase Made from a Recycled Macbook Box

Posted By Jorge Chapa On April 14, 2009 @ 6:30 pm In DIY,Recycled Materials | 1 Comment

macbookbriefcase1 [1]

We were glad to see that we’re not the only ones that, upon unpackaging our shiny new macbook [2], thought it was such a shame to use such a lovely case just for packaging material [3]. Rather than ditching or storing the quite useful cardboard box, Spring Greening [4] finalist Alison Cromie decided to cover it with fabric and turn it into a case for crafting supplies. We loved her simple act of turning future garbage into a stylish and useful briefcase, and we think that Alison deserves a place in our Spring Greening DIY Design Contest [5]. If you feel the same way then cast your vote [5] for her project today!

VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE SPRING GREENING DESIGN > [5]


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[1] Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/04/14/briefcase-made-from-a-recycled-macbook-box/macbookbriefcase1/

[2] macbook: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/02/19/is-it-green-the-new-macbooks/

[3] packaging material: http://www.inhabitat.com/category/graphics-packaging/

[4] Spring Greening: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/03/18/inhabitat-spring-greening-contest/

[5] Spring Greening DIY Design Contest: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/04/14/last-chance-to-vote-in-our-spring-greening-contest/

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