Lighting Highlights Recyclable Materials and DIY Decor

 - May 23, 2009   Updated: Apr 4 2011
References: 2087 & designyoutrust
These auto shop-inspired chandeliers from 20.87 estúdio in São Paul are so clever—they are both good-looking and eco-friendly.

Using recycled products that could be found in your very own garage, this functionally chic auto shop chandelier from 20.87 estúdio can spice up any room in your home, whether it be your bedroom or just your garage.

Implications - The credit crunch and concurrent growth in popularity of the DIY movement and environmentalism created a perfect storm for environmentally friendly design studios. By releasing functional yet artistic products made of recycled or found items, these creatives were able to catapult into a market shell-shocked by economic uncertainty and appeal to consumers hungry for innovative designs.