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Colorful Retro Lights Made from Recycled Cans
Posted By Diane Pham On August 30, 2010 @ 4:45 pm In Design,Green Interiors,Green Lighting,Innovation,Recycled Materials | 4 Comments
Andy Warhol may have brought Campbell’s Soup to iconic pop art status, but there’s one designer bent on redefining this can with a more practical use. Designed by Willem Heeffer for FUSE , an interiors and vintage furniture company, the ‘Can Light’ is a cool new lighting solution that re-purposes old cans of Campbell’s Tomato soup and Heinz Beanz into funky new pendant lamps . By breathing new life into unwanted trash , Heeffer has created a popping retro piece that gives a colorful nod to both Mother Earth and Americana.
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 Willem Heeffer for FUSE: http://www.fuseinteriors.ie/fuse-finds/campbells-soup-can-light#3
 pendant lamps: http://www.inhabitat.com/interiors
 unwanted trash: http://www.inhabitat.com/recycled-materials
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