Free Trend Report Free 2018 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book.

Keynotes.org Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

Antique Plates Get a Surprising Makeover by Karen Ryan

 - Jul 4, 2009   Updated: Mar 24 2011
References: bykarenryan
I love it when old things are revamped and given a brand new look. These pieces of second hand antique china have been altered by Karen Ryan who removed part of their surface decoration to form some surprising messages.

Shown here are the British designer's plates from the Trilogy series.

Implications - As companies revamp and renew previously used products, they are contributing to a greener environment while creating interesting pieces that may be even more appealing than its predecessor. Considering how individuals around the globe are moving towards a more eco-friendly lifestyle, the remaking of certain items is surely a concept which will attain a nod from environmentalists, leading them to support this business movement.