Gallery: Lampada Recycles Soiled Coffee Filters Into Artistic Light Fix...


Are you grumpy until you get your coffee? Love the smell of a fresh pot of Joe? If the world’s most popular caffeinated beverage gets your heart pumping in more ways than one, these beautiful upcycled light fixtures from Lampada should be just your cup of, um, coffee. Handmade by former Brazilian journalist Vilma Farrell, these artistic lamps feature delicate shades made from recycled coffee filters in their natural colors or dyed with vegetables and spices.

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1 Comment

  1. inspired by objects September 22, 2012 at 12:25 am

    These are beautiful! What a great idea for re-using something that gets thrown away daily in almost every household. The coffee gives such a nice patina!

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