Gallery: SCRAP LIGHTS Made from Twice Recycled Cardboard


Recently we introduced you to Seattle’s Graypants Inc. and their beautiful line of sustainable Scrap Chairs. In the process of fine-tuning their creations, Seth and Jonathan were captivated by the interplay of light and shadows across the corrugations of their cardboard chair and decided to recast its surplus material as a series of stunning Scrap Lights. We love the way these luminous lanterns cast rippling rivulets of light through their corrugated seams, and their twice-recycled construction strikes us as a shining example of sustainable design at its finest.

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  1. dianaceleste August 18, 2008 at 10:41 am
  2. theokobox July 10, 2008 at 9:20 am

    Every time ya’ll put up an article like this- my list of things to DIY with cardboard gets longer!!! I need to make a desk, I am inspired by the bike, and now these awesome lights! yay~~!! I can try making these today.

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