Friday, June 29, 2007

YES I'M SERIOUS!



ME: An ordinary crate for $2,200.00 at mossonline.com

DESIGNER: Andrea Salvetti "...created by making a negative mold in sand using slats of wood, leaves and other organic materials, from which a positive mould in wax was created. The pieces were then cast in aluminum, and highly polished.Can be used as side table or stool."

ME: A bended piece of glass is priced $1,070.00
DESIGNER: Angelo Cortesi "The Ponte coffee table"


ME: $625? Huh...
MANUFACTURER:Ineke Hans, the Netherlands "recycled plastic...suitable for outdoors"


ME: Campbells Soup for $255.00?
DESIGNERS: Christoph Matthias & Hagen Sczech "The Canned Light can be also mounted as a wall lamp; accommodates one 60 watt halogen bulb, included; some assembly required."



ME: This is so Do-It-Yourself
DESIGNER: Raffaele Celentano "Innovation"


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12 comments:

girl meets glamour said...

It's so funny you should post this because I was just at a restaurant (so called hot spot) that had these exact bottle light fixtures...and my friends were saying it was DYI, and I knew that wasn't the case...but we had a good laugh over it :) Great post today!!!

blushing apples said...

HAH! i know... this was a fun post but i did love the designers ideas/work. very innovative i must add! ;D

Ez said...

OMG... this post cracked me up! Now if I could only figure out a way to earn 2 grand for a roll of duct tape that doubles as a coaster... hmmm?

Thanks for the smiles.
xox
Ez

Bergenchic said...

The bottle light fixtuer is so cool. I really like it.

The Stiletto Effect said...

i really like the 3rd one, but its really expensive :(
luv
Su

J Lee said...

great way to start off my day reading your post!! The Campbell's soup can is classic ... "some assembly required!" haha.

nice-etc said...

haha i was going to say the exact same thing as J lee.

we made those bottle lights at my job. dunno why anyone would feel the need to purchase it already made.

Fashion Lolita said...

hilarious. i have to say :''D

juliet xxx

Susana Daily said...

Hi M.
You tagged me a few days ago, but i didnt get along with it because: 1st: I was also tagged in my other blog "The Stiletto Effect" and 2nd: I'm going to change my "Susana Daily" blog (it will be under construction for a while). But thank you so much for the tag :) it was very nice of you.
I really like your blog :)
you're a sweetheart :)
luv
Su

Bella said...

I really do like that blue table though thats 625$...the price is outrageous but its pretty :)

blushing apples said...

EZ: I SURE YOU COULD GET 2 GRAND FOR YOUR INVENTION ;)

Diana Coronado said...

I made a table kind of table glass.
But mine was of acrylic