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What would letterboxes designed by Maserati look like?

We are all familiar with the common, garden variety letterboxes: The boring, strictly functional boxes or the elaborate metal constructions often bearing kitschy ornamentation.     And then there is Mailbox by Born in Sweden: Striking, innit? The streamlined form and the bright colours remind me of sports car design rather than letterbox design. It is a truly attractive object with eye-catching design. (I can’t believe I’m writing this about a ...

02 / 08 / 2011 · Tags: ,