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“A La Lata” Bowl Made From Recycled Soda Can Tabs

“A La Lata” Bowl Made From Recycled Soda Can Tabs

This beautiful "A La Lata" bowl’s elegant use of recycled materials and hand-crafted form has launched it into ranks of our Spring Greening Contest finalists. The bowl, whose name translates as ‘to

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1 Day Left to Vote for Your Favorite Spring Greening Design!

1 Day Left to Vote for Your Favorite Spring Greening Design!

Vote for your Favorite Spring Greening Design TODAY! Heads up green design fans! There's just one day of voting left before we crown the grand prize winner of this year's Spring Greening DIY Design

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Stunning Chandelier Made from Recycled Plastic Hangers

Stunning Chandelier Made from Recycled Plastic Hangers

Taking some plastic hangers in one hand and a pendant light in another, Luis Teixeira turned this unlikely combination of materials into an incredible crystalline masterpiece. But it doesn’t stop there

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A Film Lampshade that Turns Old Negatives into Positives

A Film Lampshade that Turns Old Negatives into Positives

Life is light, so what better way to express that notion than with a lampshade made from old film stills of your most beloved moments. One of our fabulous Spring Greening finalists where we challenged

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Operation Hope Wins 100K Buckminster Fuller Challenge!

Operation Hope Wins 100K Buckminster Fuller Challenge!

We're thrilled to announce that The Buckminster Fuller Institute has just announced the winner of their third annual Buckminster Fuller Challenge, and this year's award goes to... Allan Savory for

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Spring Greening Deadline Extended – Vote for your Favorite DIY Design!

Spring Greening Deadline Extended – Vote for your Favorite DIY Design!

Spring Greening Contest voting deadline extended until this Friday! Our Spring Greening DIY Design Contest has been a tremendous success so far, with thousands of votes pouring in from around the

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LOTO Chandeliers Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

LOTO Chandeliers Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

These stunning sculptural chandeliers are far from what they appear to be. Modeled after the precious lotus flowers that emerge from murky swampland, Eugenio Menjivar’s LOTO Lamps transform oceans of

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VOTE for Your Favorite Inhabitat 2010 Spring Greening Finalists!

VOTE for Your Favorite Inhabitat 2010 Spring Greening Finalists!

Which is YOUR favorite Spring Green design? We received so many incredible entries into this year’s Spring Greening Design Competition that it was a challenging task to choose between them all. But

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Recycled Six-Pack Ring Chandeliers Turn Trash Into Lavish Lamps

Recycled Six-Pack Ring Chandeliers Turn Trash Into Lavish Lamps

Designer Bao Khang Luu's recycled six-pack ring chandeliers make drinking an entire six-pack (or 60) seem a lot less "trashy". Luu's gorgeous designs transform the annoying excess packaging into vibrant

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VOTE NOW On Inhabitat’s 2010 Spring Greening Finalists!

VOTE NOW On Inhabitat’s 2010 Spring Greening Finalists!

Drumroll please!And now the moment that you've all been waiting for! After weeks of deliberation on an incredible array of creative reuse projects we're thrilled to announce the finalists of our 2010

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Enter the 2010 Seoul Cycle Design Competition!

Enter the 2010 Seoul Cycle Design Competition!

Do you have a brilliant idea for an eco-efficient bicycle that you're eager to show the world? Then enter it in the 2010 Seoul Cycle Design Competition for a shot at international recognition at the Seoul

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Check out the Incheon International Design Awards!

Check out the Incheon International Design Awards!

Heads up sustainable designers! The 2010 Incheon International Design Awards are giving out $43,000 in prizes to innovative sustainable solutions from designers with green hearts. They're looking for

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Enter Our Caption Contest to Win a Free $50 Amazon Card!

Enter Our Caption Contest to Win a Free $50 Amazon Card!

COME UP WITH A WITTY PHOTO CAPTION TO WIN A $50 GIFT CARD! Think you can come up with a clever caption for this pic of oversized egg carton furniture? If so, enter our contest! The wittiest caption

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LAST CHANCE to Enter Our Spring Greening DIY Design Contest!

LAST CHANCE to Enter Our Spring Greening DIY Design Contest!

The Deadline for Spring Greening Entries is TONIGHT at Midnight! Heads up DIY designers - our Spring Greening Competition closes tonight at midnight, which makes this your LAST CHANCE to submit your

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LAST CHANCE to Enter the SPRING GREENING COMPETITION!

LAST CHANCE to Enter the SPRING GREENING COMPETITION!

CALLING ALL CREATIVE CRAFTERS, DIY GURUS AND DESIGN STARS! Want to showcase your DIY and design skills to the world? If you've turned a piece of old trash into treasure, we want to peep it - so don't

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2010 Buckminster Fuller Challenge Finalists Announced!

2010 Buckminster Fuller Challenge Finalists Announced!

"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” Buckminster Fuller’s words are a perfect guideline for the

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5 DAYS LEFT to Enter Our Spring Greening Design Competition!

5 DAYS LEFT to Enter Our Spring Greening Design Competition!

Calling all DIY crafters, green designers and spring cleaners! If you've taken a piece of old junk and turned it into an awe-inspiring new design, enter our Spring Greening Design Competition to show

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LAST CHANCE to Enter the SPRING GREENING DESIGN COMPETITION!

LAST CHANCE to Enter the SPRING GREENING DESIGN COMPETITION!

CALLING ALL DESIGNERS, CRAFTERS AND CREATIVE-TYPES! Have you created an awesome design out of old junk that you want to show the world? Want to get it in front of millions of readers on Inhabitat.com?

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Spring Greening Competition DEADLINE EXTENDED – Enter Now!

Spring Greening Competition DEADLINE EXTENDED – Enter Now!

Sping Greening competition deadline extended until Monday, May 3rd! Attention all DIY designers -- we're excited to announce that we're extending the deadline of our Spring Greening DIY Design

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Inhabitat’s Spring Greening DIY Design Competition: Get Your Entries In!

Inhabitat’s Spring Greening DIY Design Competition: Get Your Entries In!

ATTENTION GREEN DESIGNERS AND DIY EXPERTS! Want to put your DIY and upcycling skills to the ultimate test? Enter our second annual Spring Greening DIY Design Competition and go head to head with other

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Win A $300 Electrolux Vacuum in Our Spring Greening Giveaway!

Win A $300 Electrolux Vacuum in Our Spring Greening Giveaway!

Spring is here and you know what THAT means... It's time for SPRING CLEANING! While the process can be tedious and tiresome, there’s nothing more satisfying than sitting in a sparkling space that’s

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Tweet to Win A Karim Rashid Designed Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Tweet to Win A Karim Rashid Designed Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Want to win a beautiful, water-filtering bobble water bottle? All you have to do enter is tweet! That's right, we're giving away 10 of these rad Karim Rashid-designed reusable bobble bottles, and you

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Tweet to Win A Karim Rashid Designed Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Tweet to Win A Karim Rashid Designed Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Tweet to win a beautiful, water-filtering bobble water bottle! If you missed last week's contest to win a Karim Rashid-designed reusable bobble bottle, today is your lucky day because we're giving away

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Win A Karim-Rashid Designed, Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Win A Karim-Rashid Designed, Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Win a colorful, modern water-filtering bobble water bottle! Ever find yourself down to your last drop of water in your reusable bottle and tempted to buy bottled? Well, you'll never have that problem

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Enter Our Caption Contest to Win a Free $50 Amazon Card!

Enter Our Caption Contest to Win a Free $50 Amazon Card!

COME UP WITH A WITTY PHOTO CAPTION TO WIN A $50 GIFT CARD! Are you good at coming up with clever captions? If so, enter our contest! All you have to do is come up with the best caption for this pic of

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Enter Our Caption Contest and Win a $50 Amazon Card!

Enter Our Caption Contest and Win a $50 Amazon Card!

ATTENTION ALL CLEVER CAPTIONEERS! We’re giving away a $50 Amazon gift card to the reader who comes up with the best caption for this rather *ahem* interesting pic of a $16,000 solar powered sofa

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Win A Karim-Rashid Designed, Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Win A Karim-Rashid Designed, Water-Filtering Bobble Bottle!

Win a beautiful, water-filtering bobble water bottle!We're huge fans of design mastermind Karim Rashid's colorful, reusable bobble bottles that filter your water on the go, so we're excited to announce

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Win a Weekender Cardigan + Purse From Indigenous Designs (Worth $139)!

Win a Weekender Cardigan + Purse From Indigenous Designs (Worth $139)!

Spring is officially here! That means it's time to ditch your heavy winter coat and slip into something a little more comfortable like this luxurious 100 percent organic-cotton cardigan by fair-trade

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Win an $8,500 Laundry Room Makeover by Method!

Win an $8,500 Laundry Room Makeover by Method!

HEY READERS! Want to win a new washer and dryer and a year's worth of laundry supplies? Inhabitat is teaming up with Method to give you an incredible green laundry room renovation worth $8,500! One lucky

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Win an $8,500 Laundry Room Makeover by Method!

Win an $8,500 Laundry Room Makeover by Method!

Hey Inhabitat readers! Is your laundry room in desperate need of a clean green makeover? Does your washing machine waste buckets of water and is your dryer a drain your electricity bill? Well you're in

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