HOW DO YOU know you're a vintage-scooter fetishist? Maybe you keep a small fleet in your bedroom so you can gaze on them as Christmas-fresh toys, or perhaps just this past Saturday night you completed your 342nd viewing of Quadrophe-nia. We ask, Why stop there? Italian designer Maurizio Lamponi Leopardi creates lamps, like the one seen here, out of a variety of industrial detritus, including original Lambretta and Vespa scooters. Recycled and retro flavored, this one is cob- bled from a Vespa Gialla ($1,500, lamponislamps .com) and would make an illuminat- ing addition to the living room of any aspiring Ace Face.
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