Reclaimed Farmhouse Beams Made Into Eclectic "Farmpunk" Furniture

June 16, 2011 by  
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Photos: Unite Two Design For those who find the relentless uniformity of modern, mass-produced furniture tedious (and not to mention environmentally unfriendly ), there’s always the option of furnishings that are made from recycled materials, like these pieces by the resourceful American trio Unite Two Design . Combining unlikely elements of rustic with the industrial, Unite Two Design’s distinctive furniture is handcrafted from farm beams that are reclaimed locally,… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Emergency Bike Pump Sucks Air From Car Tires

November 10, 2010 by  
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Bikers, fear the flat no more — those days of cumbersome packs with oversized pumps may be behind you. In the spirit of some other resourceful bike tricks like the Aquaduct Bike and the Airbag “Collar ,” Instructables shows how you can build a pump to siphon air from car tires to fix a flat — all you need is a 50-100 cm long air hose and two chucks

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Artists Turn Plastic Waste Into Beautiful Art

November 10, 2010 by  
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The plastic waste found in our oceans and landfills doesn’t have to be a blight on the landscape – it can be beautiful too. The Convergence Exhibition, which opened last month at the  Lumenhouse in Brooklyn, New York, unveils the peculiar beauty that is hidden in our plastic trash. Read the rest of Artists Turn Plastic Waste Into Beautiful Art http://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/ohttp://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=better_feedptions-general.php?page=better_feed Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: art threat , Brooklyn , catchment , convergence , India , indra’s cloud , lumenhouse , marrus orthocanna , pink project table , plastic

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