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Claire Potter Design’s Dover Cabinet is Made From Three Recycled Desks
Posted By Inhabitat On September 27, 2011 @ 6:40 pm In Design,Green Furniture,Green Home decor,Green Products,Innovation,Recycled Materials | 2 Comments
Brighton-based Claire Potter Design  recently completed work on this beautiful blue DOVER cabinet, which is made from three separate desks and cabinets which were purchased in a true second-hand state from a local charity shop. The desks were trimmed, adjusted, and combined by the studio to create a single, four-meter-long cabinet. Long bar handles and 100% recycled paint from Newlife paints unify the cabinet, which was also wrapped in locally reclaimed, scrubbed scaffold boards to create a soft yet utilitarian styled piece of furniture. The DOVER cabinet  has proved very popular – so much so that the studio is now offering a similar ‘rescue and reinvent’ service for clients’ otherwise overlooked furniture.
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 DOVER cabinet: http://www.clairepotterdesign.com/portfolio%20DOVER%20upcycled%20cabinet.html
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