Cats love empty cardboard boxes. Whenever there is a cardboard box around, they will go there for sleeping, playing and scratching. It sounds like cat owner just need to prepare a cardboard box instead buying those fancy gears for their beloved cat. But if there are any choices, owner just want to give something look nicer to their room and still get appreciation from their cat. Under that knowing, a team of Amsterdam-based creatives has come up with seven designs that mimic iconic structures found around the world, which includes the Eiffel Tower, the Taj Mahal, and The White House. They’re made from recycled cardboard and are double-layered for extra durability. The ‘landmark’ series is currently seeking funding on kickstarter, if you think your cats might love them, head over the page to show some support.
What can be made from cardboard, which is known by most people only as packaging material. Due to its durable feature, many designers give some clever thoughts and give those ordinary cardboard a second life. Here we have 7 Cool and Unusual Products Made from Cardboard, ranging from functional to decorative. Take a look and tell us what is your favorite cardboard product.
1. Cardboard Christmas Tree [source]
This really eco-friendly Christmas tree called “bespoke”, is designed by Giles Miller. Come in two different sizes: the smaller one is 16.5 inches tall and costs £25 while the larger tree, which is 31.5 inches tall, costs £15 more. Compared with its real or fake alternatives, the cardboard is way less messy to deal with. In order to erect the tree, one need only attach the wooden base and a lovely wooden bird.
Founded by Zach Rotholz, Chairigami produces furniture made entirely out of triple-wall cardboard, which means it is recyclable, lightweight, flat-packed, and easy to assemble. Right now, this cardboard furniture line covers sofas, desk chairs, standing desks, coffee tables and shelving. The chairs last about a year, while the tables can make it up to four years. No glues or fasteners are necessary to put the recyclable items together–they all just fit into slots. So if you are looking for some furniture to be packed in and packed out quickly, that might be an option for you.