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The Best Green Designs From Milan Design Week!

by , 04/21/10

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Amplify lanterns by Yves Béhar

Yves Béhar’s stunning line of LED pendant lamps are made from recycled paper and capture the shimmering effect of crystal chandeliers.

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Memory chair by Tokujin Yoshioka

Called “Memory,” Tokujin Yoshioka’s amorphous shape-shifting chair is made of recycled aluminum and can squish into a new shape every time someone sits in it.

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Wood furniture by Bright Woods

The Bright Woods’ collection of chairs and coffee tables are made from wood and natural resin strips and glow from within!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Grass growing umbrella stand by Innovo

Innovo’s clever umbrella stand mat catches the runoff from wet umbrellas to to grow grass right in your home.

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Tomato Lamp by D-Vision

D-Vision’s incredible LED lamp uses energy from a chemical reaction between tomato acids, zinc, and copper to power it!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Alhambra Lamp by LZF

LZF Lamps’ gorgeous geometric pendant lights are totally recyclable an look just like orgami!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Mow chair by Fadi Sarieddines

Fadi Sarieddine’s Mow Chair is a grass-lined sofa that brings the cushy feeling of sitting on fresh cut lawn right into your home.

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Light Form by Francesca Rogers and Daniele Gualeni Design Studio

“Light Form” by designers Francesca Rogers and Daniele Gualeni Design Studio is a beautiful modular lighting system made up of wood panels that can be flipped back to expose energy-efficient electroluminescent lights.

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Building bricks by Ecomat

Ecomat’s gigantic LEGOs are made of 100% recycled materials and let you build anything you can dream up!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Soap lamp by D-Vision

D-Vision’s cute little LED lamp is composed of 97% soap!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, C-Future OLED Chandelier by Inigo Mauer

Double C-Future, a pendent lamp by Ingo Maurer features nine suspended OLED panels for a super-futuristic look!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, 111 Navy by Emeco

Emeco teamed up with Coca Cola to create seating that is almost identical to their iconic Navy Chair – and it’s made from 111 recycled plastic bottles!

I Saloni, Salone del Mobile, Milano, Milan Salone 2010, Salone 2010, Milan Design Week, Milan Design Fair, Cocoon Plan by Rock Wang

Rock Wang’s incredible line of furniture is actually created by silk worms spinning fibers around a bamboo form.

+ Milan Design Week

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