(Image credit: Studio Markunpoika)

These beautifully streaked vases aren't burled wood, they're made from pencils. Partnering with pencil maker Faber-Castell, Finnish artist Tuomas Markunpoika of Studio Markunpoika glued the hexagonal tools together and shaved them down to create traditional vase shapes.

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