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  • in2green - getting cosy with recycled cotton

    By Kate | Living

    If you live in a region that is starting to hunker down for winter - we found the perfect throws and blankets.  An American company that embraces the idea that product design can be both beautiful and have a positive impact on the future of the pl...


  • Emily Blunt + John Krasinskis buy green home

    By Staff | Living

     John Krasinski and Emily Blunt proving they are the latest Hollywood green 'it' couple The handsome pair, have purchased a green home in Ojai, Calif., for $2.15 million. A solar energy system and a well on the site boost the home's eco-friend...


  • April Hannah - contemporary home furnishings

    By Kate | Living

    April Hannah, artist and designer working in Brooklyn, received her MFA from the School of Visual Arts. In December 2010, Hannah was awarded a residency at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD Museum) in New York City, where she designed and produ...


  • Hand-made Votives by DIGS

    By Staff | Living

    Light up your home with these Hurricane Votives designed by Rhea Alexander. Made of recycled soda bottles like Coke & Pepsi, artisans in Egypt use ancient methods of blowing the glass; without machinery to gauge melting temperatures or to annea...


  • Eco-friendly table décor from DIGS

    By Staff | Living

      Imagine how lovely your next dinner party would be with this combined carving & serving set designed by Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen & Kaspar Ronn, made of Recycled Bamboo. The Menu New Norm Combined Set is a convenient combination of the Norm T...


  • DVELAS Furniture Made from Sails

    By Staff | Living

    A new company from Spain called DVELAS is making limited edition outdoor furniture from old sails. Created by a group of Spanish architects and designers, DVELAS takes old sails and re-uses them so that they don’t end up in the trash. Inste...


  • Grand & Petit Trianons: delicate Tyvek pendants

    By Staff | Living

    Though this delicate-looking pendant was inspired by Louis XIV's palatial decor, its postconsumer Tyvek shade is better suited for the current age of rough-and-ready upcycling. The Petit Trianon is a small, lightweight chandelier that when lit emit...


  • Vectorcloud - retro bamboo desk clock

    By Kate | Living

    Vectorcloud is a design studio based in Queens, New York that focuses on laser cut design products ranging from wearable items to home decor. Love this retro, eco-friendly, on-trend desk clock. Laser-cut from  ¼” bamboo with a smooth carbonized...


  • Marni: 100 chairs using salvaged materials

    By Staff | Living

    Using salvaged materials, Colombian craftsmen worked together with Milan-based fashion house Marni to create '100 chairs', an outdoor furniture collection consisting of 80 chairs, 10 deckchairs and 10 tables in 20 colors, 7 models and 21 variatio...