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Upcycled Car Scrap Benches

The Tailgate Bench Utilizes Iconic Automobile Parts

— January 29, 2013 — Art & Design
Those who enjoy rustic and traditional automobile memorabilia will love these tailgate benches, which incorporate well-recognized automobile pieces from old trucks and cars and creatively displays them on benches.

Using such material as an old school Chevrolet tailgate piece as the main back-seating part of the bench, as well a few colorful license plates for some added flair, this tailgate bench is a great option for those looking to showcase their love of iconic cars on their outdoor furniture.

This rustically designed bench is the perfect DIY option for those who are looking to make use of their old and unused car scraps lying around their garage. You can let your imagination run wild and pick any type or brand of car you would like to showcase as part of your bench decor.

Trend Themes
1. Upcycling - Businesses in the furniture industry can innovate by creating unique and sustainable pieces using upcycled materials like old car parts.
2. Automotive Memorabilia - Retailers in the automotive industry can benefit from creating and selling products that utilize iconic automobile pieces, catering to consumers' love of vintage and traditional memorabilia.
3. DIY Furniture - DIY stores and home improvement businesses can create and market furniture kits that allow consumers to make their own upcycled pieces like car scrap benches.
Industry Implications
1. Furniture - The furniture industry can explore using upcycled materials like old car parts to create unique and sustainable pieces, expanding their market reach and promoting sustainable practices.
2. Automotive - Automotive retailers can innovate by creating and selling products that utilize iconic automobile parts, bridging traditional automotive culture with modern decor.
3. Diy/home Improvement - DIY stores and home improvement businesses can tap into the growing trend of upcycling and cater to consumers who want to create their own sustainable furniture pieces like car scrap benches.
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