repurposed typewriter lamp

South African designer Katie Thompson can see the hidden potential lying dormant in old discarded objects … like these old, defunct typewriters that have been reborn, Frankenstein-style, into nifty desk lamps. Katie is also renowned for transforming old suitcases and luggage into funky new furniture pieces.

type writer lamp

You can see these and more of her creations @ recreate.za.net

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