Roundup: Everyday Objects Redesigned

There are some things that just can’t be duplicated, and we’re not talking about the remake of The Stepford Wives. But every now and then someone puts a new spin on a classic that’s both useful and eye catching.

Check out these updated designs for the home that have a good chance of standing the test of time. And can someone explain why milk seems to be a recurring theme lately?

&bull 1 Wooden Milk Crate at Urban Outfitters - $38

&bull 2 Ceramic Coffee Mug at The Future Perfect - $12

&bull 3 Plastic-looking Glass Water Bottles from Fred Flare - $38

&bull 4 Wire Picnic Basket from Crate&Barrel - on sale for $15

&bull 5 Porcelain Milk Carton Vase from CB2 - $7

&bull 6 Notebook Cheese Plate from Fishs Eddy - $18

&bull 7 Glass Half-Pint Creamer at the MoMA store - $14

&bull 8 NY Manhole Doormat at A&G Merch - $34