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Retro Patents

There is a new trend in turning old technology into decorative art that hangs on your wall. Framed Tech pays homage to the biggest tech icons such as outdated gadgets and vintage consoles by disassembling them and laying all parts out in an ultra-organized fashion, creating modern works of art. Another like-minded company is Retro Patents, which sells limited edition vintage patent prints that helped shape the technology, design and gaming industries. There beautiful bespoke prints are based on some of the keystone inventions of our generation from companies such as Apple, Google, Amazon, Sony, AirBnB and more.



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HOLE FIRE PIT | BY AK47 DESIGN | Image

HOLE FIRE PIT | BY AK47 DESIGN

The Hole Fire Pit designed by AK47, an Italian design studio, is a built-in wood fireplace for outdoor use. The bowl is built into the earth and presents only fire on the scene, concealing the opening in the ground, you hardly notice that its there, but when the fire is burning the Hole is animated, displaying all its charm, and enveloping the people around it with warmth and discretion. The fireplace is supplied with a grill, becoming a practical barbecue facility,...
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ALUMINUM AND WOOD FURNITURE | BY HILLA SHAMIA | Image

ALUMINUM AND WOOD FURNITURE | BY HILLA SHAMIA

Israel-based industrial designer Hilla Shamia has created a beautiful collection of Aluminum and Wood fusion furniture. The unusual combination is achieved by pouring aluminum directly into the crevices and cracks of the wood, beautifully burning it and casting it into irregularly shaped wood pieces, and creating sleek pieces of furniture. The end result is gorgeous and no two pieces are identical. via...
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STORMTROOPER HELMET

Star Wars Fans rejoice! ANOVOS — makers of highly-detailed, movie-accurate props, is now taking discounted pre-orders for this spectacular, completely authentic 1:1 scale, life-size helmet of the First Order Stormtrooper’s helmet, from the upcoming (December 18 release) Star Wars movie: The Force Awakens. Get ready to crush the Resistance! via (starwars , technabob)...
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