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Car Part Design

Upcycling auto parts into new creations

Implications - Upcycling is becoming a large part of modern design, and old car parts is becoming the material of choice for everything from fashion and accessories to furniture and art. The use of recycled auto parts lends a unique vintage appeal to design while being an eco-friendly to make use of auto waste, so it's no surprise that consumers and designers are giving these car part creations much attention.
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Date Range:
Jun 11 — Feb 12
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Featured Examples

play_circle_filled Upcycled Auto Couture
Upcycled Auto Couture
The Lexus Fashion Workshop Tasks Designers With Reusing Car Parts
Four fashion designers have been recruited by Lexus to participate in the Lexus Fashion Workshop, a challenge that requires them to create fashion apparel out of auto parts. Items crafted from the campaign… MORE
play_circle_filled Real Auto TV Stands
Real Auto TV Stands
The Porsche Design Entertainment Center is Made Out of a Genuine Car
The Porsche Design Entertainment Center will have car-lovers high-fiving excitedly. The design has been created using the rear part of a genuine 2005 Porsche 911. That’s right, this television stand is… MORE
Recycled Car Part Artworks
Recycled Car Part Artworks
This Yong Ho Ji Recycled Tire Art is Eco-Friendly and Thrilling
So many people are on a quest to become more environmentally friendly; although finding ways to do it are not always easy, the Yong Ho Ji Recycled Tire pieces are a great place to start. The talented… MORE
Car-Part Couture
Car-Part Couture
The Ford 'Trashy' Fashion Show Features Collected Auto Bits
An exciting 100 year mark for Ford in Britain has got the company wanting to turn their Ford Focus into a Ford haute couture ensemble, as seen in The Ford 'Trashy' Fashion Show. The car manufacturer has… MORE
Car Part Creations
Car Part Creations
The Katherine Hawkins Ford Focus Necklace is a Centennial Celebration Accessory
For a first anniversary it is traditional to receive paper and for a 10th it is customary to receive gold, but because it's never really been suggested what to share for a 100th anniversary, it can be… MORE
Wheel-Lined Motorways
Wheel-Lined Motorways
These Bridgestone Tyres Ads Offer Drivers a Safe Voyage
Roads are built on and into the land, which means by nature they cannot always be 100% obstacle-free, but these Bridgestone Tyres ads assert to customers that a safe vehicle is as good as a protected passage.… MORE
Urban Upcycled Bags
Urban Upcycled Bags
Toronto-Based Mariclaro Uses Air Bags to Make New Accessories
Air bags and car seats may be critical parts of keeping you safe while driving, but their use pretty much stops there; until Mariclaro came along that is. The company recycles air bags and various car… MORE

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