We spend a lot of time trying to hide cables and cords away, out of sight. But what are you supposed to do when there's just no way to avoid having them visible? We say, embrace them! Check out these examples and get some ideas below.Maisie Maud Broadhead re-imagines a (very long) lamp cord as a decorative detail in beautiful ornate fashion. this cool arrangement by XBMC, via Lifehacker, draws attention to and complements the techy style of the mounted TV and Playstation 3. these neat lights in Sophie & Isaac's Eclectic Minimal Home House Tour, where they've crafted stylish solutions on a thriftstore budget, including bedside tables made of cinderblocks and these cord + bulb "lamps". The cool, minimal style of the rest of the house helps these industrial touches to blend in seamlessly. this simple and minimal DIY design. this pink power plug ($12.19) can bring a touch of cheerfulness to the otherwise dreary space under a desk. dyeing them.
Would you embrace visible cables using one of these solutions? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.