Remixed Retro

Vinyl becomes a significant source of eco-friendly redesign
Implications - The proliferation of eco-friendly design has contributed to a resurgence in retro products, in which old-school items and materials have been reworked for contemporary usage. Vinyl, considered to be one of the worst plastics for the environment, has especially played a significant role in product upcycling.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 70,917 Total Clicks Jun 09 - Apr 10
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Retro Record Bags - Handbag Designers Take Inspiration From 60's Vinyl and Guitars
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 27,678 Clicks Pub: Jun 16, 09
Retro Record Bags
Handbag Designers Take Inspiration From 60's Vinyl and Guitars
Check out these latest retro music inspired handbags, from Living Dead Souls’ shoulder guitar bags, to Momaboma’s vinyl record-shape handbags. Living Dead Soul is known for their punk music inspired fashion,… [More]
Papercraft Phonographs - GGRP Corrugated Cardboard Envelope Unfolds Into Record Player
SCORE: 5.9
Warm 8,962 Clicks Pub: Mar 19, 10
Papercraft Phonographs
GGRP Corrugated Cardboard Envelope Unfolds Into Record Player
GGRP has discovered a brilliant way to demonstrate their sound engineering capabilities with this cardboard phonograph. For the design, an unassuming piece of corrugated cardboard acts as an envelope and… [More]
Vinyl Books - ‘Extraordinary Records' Explores the World of Retro Albums
SCORE: 3.1
Warm 19,160 Clicks Pub: Jul 8, 09
Vinyl Books
‘Extraordinary Records' Explores the World of Retro Albums
Published last month by Taschen, Extraordinary Records by Giorgio Moroder, with the contribution of renowned collectors Alessandro Benedetti and Peter Bastine, is a record collector’s must. This book covers… [More]
Iced Vinyl - Katie Paterson Creates Tunes From Ice Blocks
SCORE: 3.7
Warm 2,282 Clicks Pub: Feb 25, 10
Iced Vinyl
Katie Paterson Creates Tunes From Ice Blocks
In a watery medley titled Langjökull, Snæfellsjökull, Solheimajökull, Katie Paterson created music out of glacier ice and then played them until they melted. The poetry behind this? Now that they are… [More]
Chocolate Vinyl Records - Peter Lardong Makes Music That's Easy to Digest
SCORE: 5.1
Mild 10,300 Clicks Pub: Jan 21, 10
Chocolate Vinyl Records
Peter Lardong Makes Music That's Easy to Digest
You have to admit, the old LPs do look pretty tasty with their shiny black appearance and reflective luster. Well, it was only a matter of time before someone made them taste as good as they look. Music… [More]
Remixed Fitness Tools - The Vinyl Workout Will Have You Sweatin' to the Oldies
SCORE: 4.4
Mild 2,535 Clicks Pub: Apr 28, 10
Remixed Fitness Tools
The Vinyl Workout Will Have You Sweatin' to the Oldies
There's is really no better way to re-introduce yourself to the classics than with the vinyl workout. If you think this thing is just an image projected on the floor, guess again! It is a fully audible,… [More]