Gallery: Designers Create Luxury Furnishings from Recycled Waste for It...

According to Rossana Muolo, manager of the five-star Italian resort Torre Coccaro, part of the pleasure of a luxury holiday must come from knowing that your vacation is not creating any unnecessary waste or damage to the surrounding environment. For the hotel's show at this year's Milan Furniture Fair, Muolo asked a batch of designers to transform everyday castoffs into new objects and furnishings that could be placed within the different areas of the hotel. Items ranging from newspapers, magazines, wood from broken chairs, and even old, damaged crockery were given a new life as beautiful designer objects that could enlighten guests on the potential of recycling. Click ahead to see all the highlights from the show, which filled the beautiful library halls of Santa Maria Incoronata Church in Milan.

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