the grove team + mapleXO uses old skateboards to create iphone4 cases! they will be auctioned off on ebay on february 28th – due to the high production cost there will only be 50 made, and 50% of the proceeds go to the oregon humane society. you can check out the ebay store here.
lindsay hand selected each board, cut them into narrow strips, laid them on their sides and re-glued them back together. each one is one of a kind and individually marked.
you can watch about about the process here!
the oregon humane society relies on donations to initiate social sustainability programs within neighborhoods as well as providing vet care for thousands of pets and providing care for abused animals.
(images via keetsa and the grove team)