LifestyleStyle Anthropologie 'West Village Corrugated Can' on sale for $99.95 The "West Village Corrugated Can" is reduced from $148 to $99.95 on Anthropologie.com Photo Credit: Anthropologie By Melissa Kravitz email@example.com January 15, 2016 5:43 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Ever walked by a rusty trash can on Carmine St. and thought "Wow, I'd pay $100 for that!"? Neither have we. Anthropologie put an online exclusive item on sale from $148 to $99.95 this week, which is a pretty good sale, if that item wasn't a glorified garbage bin. The "West Village Corrugated Can" is an imported corrugated tin can available with mango wood or abaca rope handles, ranging from 17-inches high with a 15-inch diameter to 22-inches high with an 18-inch diameter. At under two feet, it really is the perfect size for a West Village apartment. But, really, $100 for a trash can? The corrugated can doesn't necessarily need to hold trash: It can be used for extra storage, decoration or perhaps in a piece of performance art. City sanitation expert Benjamin Miller told DNAinfo that this bin is a "design homage to the metal barrels that the entire city, not just the West Village, once used to collect refuse." Who isn't nostalgic for the refuse collection of decades past? By Melissa Kravitz firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.