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Lamp Made From Vintage Blender
Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On April 6, 2009 @ 3:00 pm In Design,Green Lighting,Innovation,Recycled Materials | 3 Comments
Have an extra blender, toaster, or waffle maker lying around? Why not reclaim  these old appliances by turning them one into lamps like Virginia-based Melinda Merinsky  does. One of fifteen finalists in our Spring Greening Contest , her functional updates on vintage appliances range from toasters to cameras and waffle irons, but this blender table lamp is one of our favorite finds. It takes a 25-watt bulb, and its base has been rewired so that the on/off switch controls the lamp. If you’re a fan of this design, be sure to vote for it in our contest post !
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 Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/?p=23041
 reclaim: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/03/19/reclaimed-factory-cart-table-from-restoration-hardware/
 Melinda Merinsky: http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5550523
 Spring Greening Contest: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/04/06/vote-now-in-the-spring-greening-design-competition/
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