Upcycling isn’t just for Pinterest crafters anymore. We found 19 home brands that transform previously used materials—think tires, engine coils, fishing nets and chalkboards—to construct new, beautiful objects for the home. “From waste byproduct rubber to post consumer particles, the central material to our furniture would otherwise be thought of as pure waste,” says Slash Objects founder Arielle Assouline-Lichten. “We capture this amazing resourcefulness in a new and innovative way by using design to rethink how material can be used.” Shopping with low-impact production or philanthropy in mind? Find the rest of BOH’s green shopping guide here.
Homepage photo: Courtesy of Meso Goods. Product photography: Slash Objects, Israel Ventidos; all others courtesy of brands.