Reclaimed iron piping by Oilfield Slang – upcycleDZINE

Upcycled iron piping by Oilfield Slang

When you look at the mbar Clock by jankodesign, KOZO by KOZO Lamp and New Wine Old Bottles by Peared Creation they have one thing in common. They all use upcycled iron piping. And some time ago I came across a collection that also makes upcycle design lighting with use of iron piping. Not only lighting, but also furniture. Iron piping gives design an industrial look and […]

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Murmurations: cardboard pendant lights by graypants – upcycleDZINE

Murmurations: cardboard pendant lights by graypants

One of the things in nature that fascinates me is seeing a flock of starlings swirling through the sky. I’ve seen this phenomenon myself many times and I’ve seen some amazing videos about it. It’s just incredible seeing all those birds forming all these beautiful shapes. Such a flock of starlings is called a murmuration. […]

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Climbing Lamp: climbing rope lighting by son of nils – upcycleDZINE

Climbing Lamp: climbing rope lighting by son of nils

I’m happy, not only because it’s Friday or because it’s sunny. No because I stumbled upon a lamp design that’s upcycle design, looks great and is using an object that hasn’t been featured here on upcycleDZINE before. Like most of you know by now, the list on upcycleDZINE of objects used for creating incredible upcycle design is […]

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Livresse: favorite book lamp by BorisLab – upcycleDZINE

Livresse: favorite book lamp by BorisLab

This post is for people who love books and like upcycle design. A combination that has been shown on upcycleDZINE before. Lots of people like the cover of a book, it’s the first thing you notice when you see a book. A cover can be intriguing and convincing. Of course we know the famous expression […]

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Bicycle parts table lamp collection by Velolumiere – upcycleDZINE

Bicycle parts table lamp collection by Velolumiere

Like many of you know by now, I’ve always loved light, reflection and the design of a lamp. And fortunately lots of upclycle designers create amazing and beautiful lighting pieces. And quite a few designers use bicycle parts. Almost every part of a bicycle can be used for upcyle design. Two weeks ago I’ve shown […]

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DIY: Birch Bark Lamps by Ruffled – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Birch Bark Lamps by Ruffled

A few weeks ago I made a walk in a forest. The trees are still without there beautiful leaves, but there where a lot of different kinds of logs laying around. Probably due to pruning or cutting down trees. Last year I asked you if you had ever wondered what you could do with these logs, especially birch-logs? I wrote that […]

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Ski Lamp by Ideenklette – upcycleDZINE

Ski Lamp by Ideenklette

Upcycle design made out of skis has been featured on upcycleDZINE. But the skis used where all modern skis. Not the fantastic vintage wooden skis that people used a century ago. When I was a kid, a friend had a pair of wooden skis laying around in the garage of his parents. His grandparents had […]

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