You'll flip over switch plates made locally with upcycled and vintage maps.
Find your way in the dark with Map Motifs’ Map Motifs’ Map-Covered Light Switch Plates, made in Seattle.
Ramsey El-Moslimany handcrafts each one from upcycled and vintage maps found at book shops and thrift stores. They’re protected with a latex coating for longevity.
Designs include local areas — downtown Seattle, Bellevue, Mercer Island and Elliott Bay — as well as locales as far-flung as Istanbul, Finland, India and Africa. Custom designs are available.
$10–$15 at Metsker Maps of Seattle (Pike Place Market) and etsy.com/shop/MapMotifs