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Recycled Skateboard Products

Do you love DIY? Getting creative and turning trash into great functional products? All over the world people are creating fantastic and interesting new products using recycled skateboards. We rounded up a great list of original crafty objects to get those creativity juices flowing. Check out some more details and images below.

1. Skateboard Lights, by Omega Lighting Design, $315 | BUY

2. Children´s Skateboard Picnic Table(DIY manual) $15 | BUY

3. iPhone Skatebacks, $39 More details | BUY

4. Skate Mirror, $182 More details | BUY

5. Skate Swing, $NA | BUY

6. Repurposed Skateboard Sconce Lamp | BUY

7. Nollie Flip Stool, by Skate-Home, $190 More details | BUY

8. Skate Guitar, $on/req. More details | BUY

9. SK8 Shades, $150 More details | BUY

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MOTORSPORT TRIBUTE EGG CHAIRS

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FLOYD PLATFORM BED

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SOHO APARTMENT | BY DIVE ARCHITECTS | Image

SOHO APARTMENT | BY DIVE ARCHITECTS

We love what Dive Architects have done with this stylish, minimalist apartment in Soho London. The owner initially had no idea what to do with such a cramped space. The Architects proposal was to extend the building over an existing terrace. They placed two large sliding doors that open into cavities within the walls, this allows residents to enjoy the open air on a beautiful day. Just watch your step......
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