Marble Amplifier for iPhone

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Designed by the Italian brand Monitillo Marmi, this classical amplifier is made from a single piece of Carrara white marble. The simple speaker has no digital controls aside from the iPhone’s internal volume and equalizer. Users just adjust the position of the angled cylinder to alter the sound. The intuitive design fits an iPhone 6 or 5s and looks to be of value long after these technologies are outmoded.

Holly

Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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