02. blending past & future
electrifying vintage cars • the return of hifi • restoring furniture • out of office • the beauty of repurposing
Welcome back to The hinter Planet, where we continue our journey of discovery and inspiration, exploring Solarpunk ideas and slow living practices. This month, we celebrate the blending of past and future, highlighting repurposing projects, the resurgence of hifi, and the appreciation of history and design.
Let's dive into the world of nostalgia and sustainability.
reinventing the classics
The past holds many treasures, and we believe in giving them a new lease on life. From electrifying vintage cars to restoring heirloom furniture, discover how repurposing and up-cycling can create a sustainable and stylish future.
links worth exploring
- Electrifying vintage cars: Learn how enthusiasts are converting classic cars into electric vehicles, blending nostalgic charm with modern technology. For now conversion costs are relatively high, but they keep getting lower every year. What’s better than electric cars? Recycling cars.
- The beauty of repurposing: Brooklyn’s Somerset House is a carefully curated gallery and studio with a growing collection of vintage furniture and collectible items. The aesthetic showroom brings together a culmination of different cultures and eras from Italian and Danish Modern mixed with a sprinkling of Baroque and Primitive influences.
- For your summer trip planning: be a more sustainable traveler.
- Uncrate’s out of office series features hinterhideout and suggests some gear and drinks to compliment the experience in the forest.
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sounds of the past
the resurgence of hifi
Rediscover the joy of high-fidelity audio with @devonojas, an Instagram account dedicated to the appreciation of vintage sound systems and timeless music. From retro turntables to iconic speakers, this account celebrates the beauty and craftsmanship of the golden age of audio.
the art of furniture restoration
Explore the collection. of revamped and restored second-hand furniture. Where beauty and sustainability come together. @tossed.ca is an inspiring appreciation for history, design, and sustainability.
setting the mood
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