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Recycled Shopping Cart Chair

Recycled Shopping Cart Chair

Taking everyday objects and turning them into chic pieces of functional design takes wonderful form in reestore’s “Annie the shopping trolley” chair (yes, it’s British).

Taking carts that were landfill bound due to missing wheels or bent legs, designer Max McMurdo works his magic and “poof!” they are pieces you’d love to own. Reestore attempts to “avoid traditional eco materials in favor of contemporary finishes, fabrics, and, above all, style.” Job well done.

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Veronica Peterson

Veronica Peterson has a background in green design and creative writing. She loves discovering and sharing sustainable ways to enrich life. Veronica is a happy urbanite, who lives above a produce market in San Francisco with her dog Winnie.

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9:20AM PDT on Sep 25, 2012

This maybe total fun, but did someone pay the store for the cart?

9:37PM PDT on May 21, 2012

Total fun, awesome!

11:58AM PDT on May 19, 2012

Thanks for posting.

12:19AM PDT on May 19, 2012

Thanks for the info

10:21AM PST on Jan 30, 2012

This is a funky cool chair for teenagers - I love it. But here it would be a challenge to find an old small cart to convert.

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5:46AM PST on Jan 3, 2012

Thanks... gotta steal a shopping cart now.. J/K

12:10PM PST on Dec 19, 2011

Thank you

7:30AM PST on Nov 14, 2011

FANTASTIC !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

12:53AM PST on Dec 1, 2010

Thanks for the article.

6:31PM PDT on Oct 19, 2010

Wow!! That is absolutely awesome!! I love recycling things for new uses. One of the best I've seen!!!

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