Go Green! Turn Floppies Into Pen Holders

Go Green! Turn Floppies Into Pen Holders

Anthony Nguyen
Nov 18, 2008

Oh the floppy disk, how we miss your fun, vibrant colors. Don't tell me you've forgotten about them? Of course, not. Oregon Trail was played on some of these suckers. Despite being considered quite dated in our standards, some of us still have these guys laying around our house, just asking for some kind of DIY project. Well, why not follow the great example set by Minimahuella and turn them into pen holders? They look quite snazzy, if we must say so, and brings back the good ol' memories when floppies were all we needed to get around.

Minimahuella is a Buenos-Aires based company specializing in design solutions centering around recycled products. You can grab this and other cool stuff like light bulb planters over on their site.

Now if we could just get a clever idea like this one to apply to VHS tapes. I have a bookshelf of those in my closet just collecting dust and taking up room...

[via Eco-lights]

Apartment Therapy supports our readers with carefully chosen product recommendations to improve life at home. You support us through our independently chosen links, many of which earn us a commission.
moving--truck moving--dates moving--dolly moving--house moving--cal Created with Sketch. moving--apt