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David Stark’s Incredible Recycled Cardboard Creations

David Stark’s Incredible Recycled Cardboard Creations

A new West Elm store opened up in Manhattan last week, and the opening gala featured an incredible collection of one-of-a-kind cardboard furnishings crafted by acclaimed designer and event producer David

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ECO ART DELIGHT: The Cardboard Kitchen

ECO ART DELIGHT: The Cardboard Kitchen

Artist Patianne Stevenson has finally nailed the recipe for the ultimate all-natural, planet and people-friendly cake. It's gorgeous, vegan, and virtually free of calories, because, um, it is made of

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The Recycled Cardboard Computer Case Eliminates E-Waste

The Recycled Cardboard Computer Case Eliminates E-Waste

One of our favorite entries from this year's Greener Gadgets Design Competition is Francesco Biasci's Cardboard Computer Case, which aims to ameliorate the perpetual problem of consumer e-waste. Built

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Diseno Cartonero: Recycled Cardboard Eco-Furniture

Diseno Cartonero: Recycled Cardboard Eco-Furniture

From incredible corrugated sculptures to eco-friendly furniture, we're constantly amazed by inspired new uses for cardboard. The rather ubiquitous brown material has proven itself time and time again as a

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The Cardboard Christmas Tree

The Cardboard Christmas Tree

This Holiday Season you can save a tree (and a box) with a fun, enviro-friendly Cardboard Christmas Tree! With Christmas quickly approaching, many of us would like to engage in the holiday cheer without

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Mark Langan’s Corrugated Cardboard Sculpture

Mark Langan’s Corrugated Cardboard Sculpture

We've seen the intricate cars, engines, bicycles and other machinations of civilization created out of cardboard by artist Chris Gilmour: bafflingly accurate and detailed for the imprecise medium. Artist

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SCRAP LIGHTS Made from Twice Recycled Cardboard

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

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TRANSPORTATION TUESDAY: The Cardboard Bike

TRANSPORTATION TUESDAY: The Cardboard Bike

A bicycle is stolen in England every 71 seconds. So how do you solve this problem through the power of design? According to design student Phil Bridge, make a bike so cheap that there's no incentive to

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Portable Cardboard Table from Liborius Reykjavík

Portable Cardboard Table from Liborius Reykjavík

This lightweight, portable cardboard table aims to assist on-the-go creative types like designers and students, who are often limited to work on low desks or floors. Made by Sruli Recht from flatpack

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Recycled Cardboard Sculpture by Chris Gilmour

Recycled Cardboard Sculpture by Chris Gilmour

With all the exploration of recycled materials in green design these days, the work of artist Chris Gilmour seems like a logical and amusing next step in terms of upcycling and eco-friendly art processes.

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Cutting-Edge Cardboard Interior in Greece

Cutting-Edge Cardboard Interior in Greece

We love this beautifully sculpted cardboard mille-feuille that lines the walls of Yiorgos Eleftheriades' Yeshop in Athens. Dubbed "Papercut", the project was a collaboration between the fashion designer

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BLOXES! Modular Cardboard Building System

BLOXES! Modular Cardboard Building System

One part origami, one part architecture, pure genius, the brand new Bloxes system makes 2-dimensional pieces of interlocking cardboard come to life as expandable and continually adaptable structures.

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NOMAD MODULAR CARDBOARD SCREENS

NOMAD MODULAR CARDBOARD SCREENS

Proving once again that cardboard is truly a green super-material, the Nomad Screen system by MIO takes recycled double-wall cardboard modules and transforms them into an endlessly-customizable

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CARDBOARD FURNITURE: The Cat Cocoon

CARDBOARD FURNITURE: The Cat Cocoon

While the world may be split between cat and dog lovers, we should all be able to agree on the merit of this very green feline design: The Cat Cocoon, a piece of cardboard furniture designed by Warren

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INHABITABLE CARDBOARD ROOMS

INHABITABLE CARDBOARD ROOMS

Cardboard, you abundantly mundane material, what would we do without you? Or rather, what else can we do with you? We’ve already featured some interesting uses of cardboard including furniture, as a

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GILES MILLER FLUTED CARDBOARD FURNITURE

GILES MILLER FLUTED CARDBOARD FURNITURE

We covered British designer Giles Miller back in October when we covered the first [re]Design show in London. Now [re]Design is back, and the fabulous Miller has made an appearance again with his

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CARDBOARD ECO-COFFINS BIG IN HONG KONG

CARDBOARD ECO-COFFINS BIG IN HONG KONG

With limited burial space available, Hong Kong officials have begun heavily promoting eco-coffins made of corrugated cardboard. Available in Japan and across Europe, eco-coffins save time and energy, and

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CORRUGATED CARDBOARD LAMP by Giles Miller

CORRUGATED CARDBOARD LAMP by Giles Miller

Recycled cardboard has enjoyed a fair bit of action as far as the sustainable furniture circuit is concerned - but how often is it that you a see a lamp being fashioned out of the stuff? Employing his

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CORRUGATED CARDBOARD LAPTOP CASE

CORRUGATED CARDBOARD LAPTOP CASE

With the overwhelming number of generic black laptop totes flooding the market these days, it was refreshing to have a close encounter with Giles Miller's unique Corrugated Cardboard Laptop Case at

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CURVY CORREGATED CARDBOARD CHAIR

CURVY CORREGATED CARDBOARD CHAIR

Frank Gehry made design history in 1972 when he designed a whole set of curvy modern furniture out of cardboard. You've more than likely seen Gehry's classic Wiggle Chair hanging out around stylish

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CARDBOARDESIGN Furniture & Homewares

CARDBOARDESIGN Furniture & Homewares

One of the best low-tech design we spotted at NextFest was Cardboardesign - a company making furniture, vases and other home products from recycled honeycomb cardboard. Its amazing how strong, durable

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THE CARDBOARD HOUSE

THE CARDBOARD HOUSE

If you're a fan of prefab homes, you'll love this fabbest-of-prefab Cardboard House. The $35,000, all-cardboard structure comes flat-packed and can be erected on site in under 6 hours. It is both made

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16 Tech-tastic Green Gifts for Gadget Geeks

16 Tech-tastic Green Gifts for Gadget Geeks

With the ubiquity of smartphone technology and tablets, there's really a little bit of gadget geek in every person on your holiday gift shopping list. Whether your loved ones' wider interests lie in

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Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Tots

Green Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for Tots

This holiday season, delight the tots in your life with playful eco-gifts that educate and inspire creativity. From a transforming cardboard pet 'dog' to Montessori and Waldorf-inspired games, all of

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OMI Architects insert two multi-functional pods into a 19th-century church in Bolton, UK

OMI Architects insert two multi-functional pods into a 19th-century church in Bolton, UK

The renovation was meant to allow visitors to get closer to the building's interior design. Elevated walkways and stairways are integrated within the original space and amplify the architectural qualities

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14 Faux Christmas Trees to Green Your Holidays

14 Faux Christmas Trees to Green Your Holidays

possibiliTree The holiday decor possibilities are endless with an eco-friendly possibiliTree! Designed by architect Richard Babcock as a natural wood, waste-free alternative to real Christmas trees, the

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VIDEO: Meet Shadow—A Wolf Pup at the San Diego Zoo

VIDEO: Meet Shadow—A Wolf Pup at the San Diego Zoo

Shadow, a wolf pup living at the San Diego Zoo, gets some play time with his caregivers in this "awww"-inspiring video. He's exploring all kinds of new scents, tastes, and textures, from tree branches

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Chile’s Hostal Ritoque Offers Affordable Accommodations With Amazing Views

Chile’s Hostal Ritoque Offers Affordable Accommodations With Amazing Views

The architects contacted local builders and contractors and carefully studied the techniques that would be optimal for both the region and the restrictive budget. The complex comprises five

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Charming Wine Shop Built with Repurposed Shipping Pallets Pops Up in Poland

Charming Wine Shop Built with Repurposed Shipping Pallets Pops Up in Poland

The wine shop has bottles from many different parts of the world, an accessories department, and a tapas bar with tasting area. Visitors can buy wine, taste some chorizo and stay to become a pro wine

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Muki the Toy Dog Encourages Kids’ Creative Play and Environmental Awareness

Muki the Toy Dog Encourages Kids’ Creative Play and Environmental Awareness

Meet Muki: at face value a cardboard dog, but in reality a DIY children's toy kit that will encourage creative play. Muki is a simple product with minimalist lines using a very low​-​tech

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