- Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -
Cardboard Moving Boxes Transform Into Sturdy Eco-Furniture
Posted By Rebecca Paul On March 12, 2010 @ 4:00 pm In green furniture,Green Materials,Green Products,Sustainable Materials,Transforming Furniture | 1 Comment
Most of us have been re-purposing cardboard boxes  since childhood, transforming them from containers for transporting objects into forts or secret hiding places. With her project entitled “Move !” Janine Perkuhn has developed a more practical application for those used cardboard boxes — re-purpose  them into furniture! Perfect for those who move often or lack the funds to furnish their living space, Perkuhn’s bio-degradable  cardboard  furnishings can be re-figured into a chair, stool or beside table. They are inexpensive, stable and %100 recyclable .
Via Yanko Design 
Article printed from Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com
URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/cardboard-moving-boxes-transform-into-sturdy-eco-furniture/
URLs in this post:
 cardboard boxes: http://www.inhabitat.com/2010/01/18/makedo-connector-system-turns-trash-into-treasures/
 Move: http://www.yankodesign.com/2010/03/10/move-your-butt-and-stuff/
 re-purpose: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/03/18/david-starks-incredible-recycled-cardboard-creations/
 bio-degradable: http://inhabitat.com../2009/07/30/edible-art-biodegradable-bowls-made-from-vegetables/
 cardboard: http://www.inhabitat.com/2006/10/04/cardboardesign-furniture-homewares/
 %100 recyclable: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/05/26/ditto-ecological-hangers-save-landfill-space/
Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.