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The Best Green Designs From Milan Design Week!
Posted By Yuka Yoneda On April 21, 2010 @ 10:00 am In green furniture,green Interiors,Green Lighting,Green Lighting,Milan Furniture Fair | No Comments
We came, we saw, we conquered. Milan Design Week  has come to a close, but we'll be ogling the hottest wares the show had to offer for a long time to come. From golden tomato-powered lamps  to giant lego building bricks  to an entire house made of recycled stone, we submit for your viewing pleasure our cream of the green design crop from Salone del Mobile 2010 !
Yves Béhar’s stunning line of LED pendant lamps  are made from recycled paper and capture the shimmering effect of crystal chandeliers.
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.
The Bright Woods’ collection  of chairs and coffee tables are made from wood and natural resin strips and glow from within!
Innovo’s clever umbrella stand mat  catches the runoff from wet umbrellas to to grow grass right in your home.
D-Vision’s incredible LED lamp  uses energy from a chemical reaction between tomato acids, zinc, and copper to power it!
LZF Lamps’ gorgeous geometric pendant lights  are totally recyclable an look just like orgami!
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.
“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.
Ecomat’s gigantic LEGOs  are made of 100% recycled materials and let you build anything you can dream up!
D-Vision’s cute little LED lamp  is composed of 97% soap!
Double C-Future , a pendent lamp by Ingo Maurer features nine suspended OLED panels for a super-futuristic look!
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!
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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 Milan Design Week: http://inhabitat.com/milan-furniture-fair/
 tomato-powered lamps: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/16/salone-satellite-2010-young-designers-go-green/tomatolamp-ed01-7/?extend=1
 giant lego building bricks: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/19/ecomats-lego-like-building-bricks-let-you-create-your-own-castle/
 house made of recycled stone, we submit for your viewing pleasure our cream of the green design : http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/20/house-made-entirely-from-recycled-granite-debuts-in-milan/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/15/yves-behar-unveils-crystal-chandeliers-made-from-recycled-paper/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/13/shape-shifting-chair-crafted-from-recycled-aluminum/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/17/bright-woods-tables-and-chairs-captivate-with-an-engaging-glow/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/20/innovo-umbrella-stand-uses-raindrops-to-grow-grass/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/15/table-lamp-powered-completely-by-tomatoes/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/16/recyclable-lzf-alhambra-lamp-inspired-by-origami/
 Image: http://www.inhabitat.com/2010/04/20/fadi-sarieddines-mow-chair-debuts-at-the-milan-furniture-fair/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/14/light-form-gorgeous-wood-wall-panels-flip-up-to-reveal-light/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/19/led-lamp-made-from-97-soap-is-the-epitome-of-clean-tech/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/16/ingo-maurer-unveils-double-c-future-oled-chandelier/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/13/emecos-new-navy-chair-is-made-of-111-up-cycled-coke-bottles/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/04/19/designer-unveils-cocoon-furniture-spun-by-silkworms/
 + Milan Design Week: http://inhabitat.com/milan-furniture-fair
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