Discarded antiques of the 80s, like brick-sized cell phones and cassette tapes, have moved on to smaller, more modern forms. However, one company has found a way to take the tapes and “mix them” into neckwear. Sonic Fabric’s ties are half recycled cassette tape and half old-fashioned thread, handwoven in Rhode Island to a textured, canvas-like sheen. They each retail for $90, a small price to pay to wear Duran Duran’s greatest hits around your neck for years to come.
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