Riding a Vespa Piece of Furniture

Wasps are some small noisy beings that work day long in order to produce the sweetest thing: honey. I guess everybody loves this products and I am sure that not too many of you love the appearance of a wasp. If they are disturbed they can become really aggressive and a confrontation with them is not so nice. So it is better to leave them alone, do their ob and enjoy their sweet product.

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In Italian “vespa” means “wasp” and it was used by Enrico Piaggio for his scooters when they have appeared in 1942 for the first time. Their retro appearance and noisy engines were the perfect features that could be associated with the name of “vespa”. At that time the Vespa scooters were very fashionable and loved by everybody but in time they turned to be unhealthy for the environment and they were replaced by some other models.

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In order to save one of these scooters from its disappearance it was turned into a functional piece of furniture. The traditional features were kept by converting the back half into a functional work station, complete with adjustable lap top stand. Now you can admire this beautiful piece and imagine that you are riding a real Vespa scooter while you work on your laptop.

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It is a nice project which tried to create something new and useful. It is also a way to give a new use to a vintage item and keep its original beauty at the same time. The presence of this item can remind you of some incredible old times and the adventures that you lived then.{found on blogger}.