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100% Pallet: From Freight to Furniture
100% Pallet: From Freight to Furniture

100% Pallet: From Freight to Furniture

21 DIY Designer Projects

By Aurélie Drouet, Photographs By Jérome Blin

HOUSE & HOME

192 Pages, 7.5 x 9.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $33.95 (US $33.95) (CA $45.95)

Publication Date: July 2015

ISBN 9781902686776

Rights: US & CA

Co & Bear Productions UK, Ltd. (Jul 2015)
Scriptum Editions

Price: $33.95
 
 

Overview

Turn old wooden pallets into chic furniture with this easy-to-follow, step-by-step guide to making bookshelves, chairs, lamps, and more—with 21 designer projects Artists have long been inspired by the often—literally—priceless treasure of discarded packing materials, and the field of interior design is no exception. Here, the humble wooden pallet is recycled and transformed to create chic and original pieces of furniture, devised by some of Europe's most innovative designers—and, thanks to clear, step-by-step instructions and photographs, now you can build them for yourself. Whether bed, bookshelf, lamp, or coffee table, each beautifully photographed project is accompanied by detailed plans and technical advice, making the pieces both simple and achievable. All you need is a little time and a few basic tools to create stylish, eco-friendly designer furniture for your own home.

Author Biography

Aurélie Drouet spent many years bringing other people's ideas to fruition. She started writing her own in 2009, publishing books on decorating and antique collecting. Jérôme Blin is a photographer whose personal work combines the intimate with the documentary in works such as Passage, Paysage published with the group of photographers Bellavieza. He has shot for numerous magazines and newspapers in France, including La Croix, Le Monde Magazine, and Viva Magazine. He and Drouet have worked together on Bibliothèques and Design Nature.