From Geeky Baked Confections to Circuit Board Neckties

 - Sep 26, 2012
These circuit board reinventions showcase the possibilities of up-cycling with hardware.

The usage of circuit board hardware can be used in unconventional ways to create art, clothing and even new forms of hardware. A variety of creative individuals have taken to creating new ways of utilizing these technological tools into impossibly imaginative items that boast a tech-inspired allure.

For instance, the royal data throne is toiled created from circuit boards. Although it is non-functional, it makes for an impressive piece of recycled hardware decor. On the more functional end of the circuit board creation spectrum is the The Tube Map Radio by Yuri Suzuki. This radio uses the circuit board aesthetic to depict the London Subway system and is also a functioning radio. These circuit board reinventions encourage you to get crafty and upcycle old hardware.