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13 Summer Essentials Made from Recycled Sails

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13 Summer Essentials Made from Recycled Sails

July 5, 2017

Suddenly everywhere: products made from recycled sails. Here are 13 current favorites.

among dvelas&#8\2\17;s many offerings made from recycled sail canvas i 17
Above: Among Dvelas’s many offerings made from recycled sail canvas is the smartly deconstructed Fortuna Beach Chair, made from a strip of recovered sail.
the b7 sail cloth lamp with white leather lacing is €334.\27 from birgit 18
Above: The B7 Sail Cloth Lamp with White Leather Lacing is €334.27 from Birgit Øestergaard.
the butterfly chair made from sailcloth is from airborne in france, via mi 19
Above: The Butterfly Chair made from sailcloth is from Airborne in France, via Midiune; €495 ($560.98).
the recycled sailcloth large holdall is \$57.94 from etsy seller the old salt l 20
Above: The Recycled Sailcloth Large Holdall is $57.94 from Etsy seller the Old Salt Loft. (We also like the Nancy Recycled Sailcloth Bag from Etsy seller Bay Bags in Chesapeake Bay.)

limited edition buoy bags from diamonds & rust are made from salv 21
Above: Limited-edition buoy bags from Diamonds & Rust are made from salvaged vintage canvas.

handmade sail cloth pillows are \$48 from etsy seller reiter 8 (more pillo 22
Above: Handmade Sail Cloth Pillows are $48 from Etsy seller Reiter 8 (more pillow designs made from recycled sailcloth available here).
custom garden sails from trimm copenhagen; prices start at €68 (\$77.06). 23
Above: Custom Garden Sails from Trimm Copenhagen; prices start at €68 ($77.06).
 laundry baskets made from sails and rope; €74 (\$83.86) from trimm 24
Above: Laundry Baskets made from sails and rope; €74 ($83.86) from Trimm Copenhagen.
the limited edition genois mini limited beanbag from dvelas is \$575 from  25
Above: The limited-edition Genois Mini Limited Beanbag from Dvelas is $575 from Mondo Collection.
the nautical spinnaker sail shower curtain is currently on sale for \$79.9 26
Above: The nautical Spinnaker Sail Shower Curtain is currently on sale for $79.99 from Uncommon Goods. (Another option: Second Wind Sails in Gloucester, Massachusetts, offers Custom Shower Curtains made from recycled sails; prices start at $250.)

in setting sail: susan hoff’s live/work space in san francisco, cou 27
Above: In Setting Sail: Susan Hoff’s Live/Work Space in San Francisco, couch cushions are made from upcycled sails.
a sail, secured with thin rope, serves as a curtain. 28
Above: A sail, secured with thin rope, serves as a curtain.
at westward, a waterfront restaurant in seattle, custom light fixture 29
Above: At Westward, a waterfront restaurant in Seattle, custom light fixtures have shades made from reclaimed sails.

N.B. This post is an update; the original story ran on June 27, 2014.

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Frequently asked questions

What is this article about?

This article is about designs made from recycled sails such as lights, pillows, and other home decor.

What is the inspiration behind the designs?

The designs are inspired by the nautical theme and the eco-friendly trend of upcycling.

Where can I find the products mentioned in the article?

The products are available for purchase through the brands mentioned in the article or their respective websites.

Are the products in the article expensive?

The article does not mention specific prices for the products, but each brand has its own pricing strategy. However, upcycled products generally tend to be more expensive due to their unique and eco-friendly nature.

Are the designs featured in the article practical for everyday use?

Yes, the designs are functional and can be used for everyday purposes such as lighting, seating, and decoration.

Are the recycled sails used in the designs durable?

Yes, recycled sails are made from sturdy materials and have already withstood the wear and tear of sailing. Additionally, the designs are made by professional designers and craftsmen who ensure their durability.

Can I recycle the designs made from recycled sails?

Yes, the designs are made from already recycled materials and can be recycled again once they have reached the end of their usable life cycle.

Are there any environmental benefits to using designs made from recycled sails?

Yes, using designs made from recycled sails helps to reduce waste and conserve natural resources by reusing existing materials.

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