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Concrete Jungle

Cement transcends ordinary construction applications

Implications - It seems as if city dwellers are embracing their urban surroundings in more ways than one. Cement-crafted items are on the rise, with everything from jewelry to cars made of hard, stone-cold concrete. This unyielding material creates the perfect foundation for durable and long-lasting products and also provides an intriguing contrast to the plethora of green innovations popping up in urban centers.
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7 Featured, 62 Examples:
1,305,417 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Nov 10 — Aug 11
Trending:
Warm

Featured Examples

Sculpted Supercars
Sculpted Supercars
A BMW Z4 Model Created from Bricks Could Fetch $125,000
Chinese sculptor Dai Geng’s concrete BMW Z4 model is an awesome replica of the 155 mhp BMW that was unveiled in January 2010. Since then, the model car has been on display in Shenzheng City. Now, the designer… MORE
Faux Fabric Stools
Faux Fabric Stools
Stitching Concrete is Designed to Be Deceptively Indestructible
Stitching Concrete is a set of cement stools deceptively designed to look like fabric. Stitching Concrete was created by Florian Schmid, who used a complicated process involving multiple steps to bring… MORE
Concrete Chaise Longues
Concrete Chaise Longues
Ricardo Garza Marcos' Rama Bench is Simple Yet Sturdy
Although not many people will see the appeal of a solid, concrete piece of furniture, there is something about the Rama Bench that will surely grow on them. Overall, it sports a simple design that has… MORE
Cement Jewelry
Cement Jewelry
Beat Poet Concrete Rings Are Made of Reclaimed Components
Beat Poet concrete rings are an awesome use of reclaimed cement that is cast onto stainless steel. Rings are made unique as they are worn, chipped, bumped and otherwise ‘personalized’ by the wearer.… MORE
Classy Concrete Accessories
Classy Concrete Accessories
Lauren Cummings' Geometric Jewelry is Architecturally-Inclined
Lauren Cummings has created a line of accessories that fashionistas, minimalist art fans and architectural designers can all appreciate. Using materials that would more commonly be found in a construction… MORE
Concrete PC Cases
Concrete PC Cases
The Concretronic Computer Case is a Construction-Quality PC Mod
Modder D. Heiße has created a computer case that is impervious to almost all of life's little (and gigantic) mishaps. The Concretronic computer case is made out of concrete, and was created for the Be-Quiet!… MORE
Depressed Footprint Door Mats
Depressed Footprint Door Mats
Stellvertreter Coat Racks Suggest Shoe Placement
The ideal may be to keep the front foyer clear of clutter, but the reality is that outerwear and footwear are always best kept conveniently placed. Stellvertreter Coat Racks embrace this practice of leaving… MORE

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