I'm a big believer in the uplifting qualities of listening to music. When I'm in the car, cleaning the house, catching up on some work, or just laying on the couch, I love listening to some tunes. Here are 10 great speakers - portable and/or stationary - that would look great and sound great anywhere!
Polsia wanted to elevate a couple of speakers to give them a 'mod look'. The thought was perhaps using a couple of vases, but when Polsia spotted the IKEA's Lampan Lamp ($7.99), inspiration struck. Instructions
DIYer Charles Visnic must have been wearing his thinking cap when he thought of hacking two Ikea birch salad bowls into a gliding, two-way outdoor death star speaker. Wanna see the innards?
From Urban Outfitters these DIY speakers are made of 70% recycled materials and are completely customizable, thanks to the six colored pencils included. Plug & play compatible with
Form follows function and the form of the Soundshelf literally functions as a piece of furniture, well, if you consider a bookshelf to be furniture. Designed as a L-shaped shelf or a standing DVD tower, both styles are modern and sleek.
If you’re like me and think speakers are, well, generally speaking, ugly, take a look at the Soundolier. The floor lamp/cordless speaker combo would make Edison and Marconi proud–and possibly a bit envious. I’ve seen prices quoted around 379 a pop with a 79 dollar wireless audio transmitter option which lets you stream iPods and such. Now if it would only be an air cleaner as well....