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roundup of eco-friendly iPhone cases

We love our Apple-related gifts year-round. Here’s a roundup of stylish earth-friendly ways to protect those iPhones.

recycled iphone case

iphone 5 cases


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eimo bamboo iphone case

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  • Grove: not your run-of-the-mill iPhone case — these are handmade in Portland, Oregon … an eco designaphobe’s planet-friendly iPhone cases fashioned from renewable bamboo and recycled hardwood. Choose from either their house designs (Pulsar & Spot are personal favs; $99) or submit your own design – a little pricey but neat way to personalize that very precious device. A custom design costs around $129 & takes several weeks to turnaround. @
  • More sharp sustainable options by Grove: snag an iPhone 5 case made from skateboard scrap for under $30 via In three snappy colorways, the fresh Skateback line is made of 100% post-industrial skateboard material.
  • For iPhone 4/4s: the sleek Tribeca is made of 100% recycled Maple wood – under $43.
  • Here are a couple of colorful (blue and pink) iPhone 5 cases made of 100% recycled PET ($35/ea).
  • EimoLife – nice iPhone 5 bamboo cases for under $24 @
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Monday, December 17, 2012

upcycled cocktail shaker lamp

upcycled cocktail shaker lamp

Here is the perfect lamp for ushering in the New Year – funky, fun and OOAK – this colorful table lamp is made from a wide array of wacky, upcycled components.  The lamp is a visually delectable concoction of retro cocktail shaker, nut bowl, four billiard balls, a screwdriver handle and more…

cocktail shaker lamp

The perfect accessory for a finished basement bar or man cave. $225 @ the BeeJayKay Etsy shop

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