When and why did milk crates become popular as furniture?

by | Apr 29, 2021 | Ask the Expert | 0 comments

The interaction of milk crates and furniture is a fascinating topic (for some people.)

The most complete analysis I have seen about this is an article entitled The Perfect Container, in the blogsite Tedium, written by Ernie Smith dated March 19, 2019.

The subheading for this article is:

Why the milk crate, a commonly stolen type of container, became the target of tough legal regulations—and how those regulations have started to backfire.

Here is a link to the full article

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Jeff Frank

Jeff Frank

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