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Lexus Fashion Workshop Recycles Car Parts Into Environmental Haute Couture

Posted By Diane Pham On December 1, 2011 @ 2:40 pm In Accessories and Fashion,Design,Innovation,Recycled Materials | No Comments

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Luxury carmaker Lexus [1] is now trying their hand at making luxurious jewelry — but they aren’t dipping into the world’s supply of platinum and diamonds. Instead, the automaker is on a mission to elevate the concept of recycling by re-using 2,000-plus components of a dismantled CT hybrid [2] to make one-of-a-kind haute couture accessories. Click ahead to see all the high-fashion bling that was created!


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[1] Lexus: http://inhabitat.com/the-new-lexus-lf-gh-sets-the-standard-for-hybrid-design/

[2] CT hybrid: http://inhabitat.com/lexus-ct200h-hybrid-stylish-energy-efficient-and-economical/

[3] READ MORE >: http://www.ecouterre.com/lexus-fashion-workshop-turns-recyclable-hybrid-parts-into-haute-couture/

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