Rarities / Julio Falagan

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Recycled old paintings found in street markets, modified by Spanish artist Julio Falagan

 

Salvaged negatives / Thomas Sauvin

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Salvaged negatives reworked by Beijing based, French photography collector and editor Thomas Sauvin.

Backstay Hostel bar

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The lobby bar of Backstay Hostel, in Ghent, Belgium, upholstered with hundreds of wooden typesetting letters, designed by Nele Van Damme & Yannick Baeyen.

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More @ domus

Occasional Loveseat / Chris Held

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Occasional Loveseat by American artist Chris Held

previously: James Hopkins’ Love Seat

Colori e profumi del Mediterraneo / Sonia Bardella

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Mosaic pieced quilt, titled Colori e profumi del Mediterraneo, made of approximately 24000 tiny squares snipped from old shirts, pillowcases and towels, by Italian patchwork artist Sonia Bardella.

 

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Image by quiltinspiration from the In Full Bloom exhibition 2013 Houston.

improvisional quilts / Susana Allen Hunter

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Selection of quilts made in the 50’s by African-American worker and quiltmaker Susana Allen Hunter (1912 – 2005), now @ The Henry Ford Museum.

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Susana Allen Hunter quilt

The Nest Quilt / Carrie Bloomston

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The Nest Quilt created by Carrie Bloomston of SUCH designs, found at quilt inspiration blog

Rover Chair / Ron Arad

Rover Chair Ron Arad

Black leather Rover Chair (3.5 litre one-seater) on black lacquered tubular steel, designed in 1981 by Ron Arad.

Barrel shack

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Coopered shack in Sweden made from an old barrel, once used to carry wine on ships, photographed by Kim Walker.
via cabin porn

Sacrificer jacket / James Jirat

James Jirat jacket

Spray paint and paint markers on motorcycle jacket by Thailand born – Australian based illustrator James Jirat Patradoon.

Re-Imagine / Studiomama

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Wasted and discarded chairs found in the streets, Re-Imagined by London based Danish designer Nina Tolstrup of Studiomama.
The found chairs were stripped down to their bare frames, re-welded, powdercoated in bright colours and combined with generously padded seats and backs.

 

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Dilator / Nemo Gould

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Images from Dilatar, a kinetic sculpture made of found objects, recent work of the American artist Nemo Gould. Video here.