Beatupcreations Transforms Old Plates into Gruesome Modern Portraits

 - Jan 20, 2011   Updated: Jul 4 2011
References: etsy & whokilledbambi
Beatupcreations is an interesting design company that recycles antique plates and turns them into modern kitchen tableware.

The designs by Beatupcreations not only refresh the old-fashioned plates, but also make them a little gory. Many of their plates take historic portraits and zombify them, adding blood, bullet holes and essentially making people look beat up. Check out these Beatupcreations designs in the featured gallery.

Implications - These deliciously morbid dinner plates use the power of tradition and fuse it with a shocking twist. Companies that use the familiarity of timeless products along with surprising designs commonly seen in contemporary society are sure to stand out on the marketplace. Consumers are looking for products that they can recognize, yet also justify buying due to their unique nature.