You have heard of a growing plant but have you ever heard of a growing pot? Sounds funny, right? The growing pot has been designed to reduce the necessity of different sized pots for plants, which with time require a pot replacement due to their increasing size. Designed by Junbum Park, the innovative pot that seems to grow with the plant consists of a base with concentric circular notches on its surface.
With Spring, comes the flowers and of course the birds. To keep them buzzing around in your garden a birdhouse is what you require. These colorful creations are birdhouses as well and have been made from unused gallon paint cans that includes the handle and the lid. “Lid is removable for cleaning of paint can interior.” The opening to this birdhouse has been taken care of with edging.
You are about to get bewildered because what you are seeing is no doubt a building but one that has been constructed from recycled PET plastic bottles. This three story building in Taipei, Taiwan reuses about 1.5 million discarded bottles accumulated from trash cans. The building which is 130m in length, 40 m in width and 26m in height has walls, made of bottles that have been given a brick like structure with special honeycomb geometry.
These aren’t ordinary ties. You should have already spotted the cassette tape beside the ties and so you understand there’s a connection. The ties are actually made of “50% recorded audio cassette tape and 50% colored thread” which makes these a totally unique wear. Another interesting thing is that you can hear sound from the ties if a tape head is run on them (yes, seriously!). Check out the video below to know what it sounds like.