Eco-Friendly Mojuhlar Flatpack Furniture

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He wrote about it on his site, saying: “Most modular furniture today primarily serves only one functional use, like modular shelving for storage, or modular sofas for seating. His flatpack furniture is very cool, modern and super stylish.

More Eco Friendly Furniture Ideas

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Furniture design is becoming not only a study in function and sustainability, its becoming more of an art form. Homeowner want eco-friendly furniture that is not only good for the environment, but will also allow you to save money. Reclaimed Furniture.

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Reshtki Reclaimed Furniture

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Based in Poland and started by Sara Podwysocka and Maria Ostrowska, Reshtki is a design studio that prides itself on creating beautifully designed, eco-friendly furniture from discarded materials. Reclaimed Furniture

A Guide to Buying FSC Certified Furniture

Living Green & Saving Energy

You’ve probably seen or read the term “FSC certified furniture”: many furniture retailers now offer what they call “FSC-certified” products, and this label is becoming more and more commonplace. green remodeling Buying FSC Certified Furniture green home remodel

Best Bets for Rustic Apartment Furniture

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Whatever the case, it can be agreed that rustic apartment furniture are pieces with character, items that can almost tell a story all on their own. Custom made wooden furniture can lend a rustic flavor to an apartment or home. Another common element in rustic furniture is ironwork.

Introducing Campaign Furniture: An Alternative to IKEA?

Green Furniture Home Design

Campaign is a line of furniture that claims to be even easier to ship and assemble than anything on offer at the Swedish furniture behemoths. Sewell has big plans for Campaign, though, and plans to soon add dining furniture next, with more and more pieces to come.

Vintage Furniture in Modern Loft Spaces

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Many estate sales and antique stores have furniture and decor pieces that will make your loft have a lived-in rustic feel, while still celebrating the stark open beauty of the space. Design Ideas modern vintage loft vintage decor loft vintage furniture in modern loft

Why choose reclaimed furniture

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Using reclaimed furniture to decorate your home is a great way to add a period feel to any room, and to add a touch of rustic beauty to a bland, modern design. Antique furniture is much more interesting than modern flat-pack stuff.


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The dwiss aims to satisfy the needs of eco-friendly furniture buyers and officially launches at Tent, part of London Design Fair in September. The dwiss not only promotes sustainable living, it’s a simple, elegant and durable piece of furniture which itself is sustainable.

Cool Furniture Ideas: Recycled Wooden Pallets

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Ideas For Modernizing Your Home Furniture

Green Furniture Home Design

One of the easiest ways to begin transforming your home into a modern home is through the use of the right furniture. Modern furniture provides a appearance that will generally leave classic styles in the past. The most popular color for modern furniture is white.

MIT Developing Self-Assembling Furniture

Green Furniture Home Design

The smarty-pants at MIT are going to change the way we build furniture, so we hope IKEA is paying attention! The lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology calls this new technology “programmable” furniture.

Furniture Makeovers

Green Earth Journey

Furniture Makeovers are one of my favorite past times. I love finding vintage pieces of furniture at garage sales or abandoned on the curb, bringing them home and making them over. You don't want to bring in unwanted guests with the furniture.

Product Review: Clean+Green Furniture Refresher

The Green Samaritan

I have stopped buying conventional odor/stain removers and sometimes the baking soda/vinegar solution just doesn’t do the trick, so I was glad to try out Clean+Green Furniture Refresher.

The Living Cube – Multifunctional Furniture We LOVE

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This is how the Living Cube ‘s designer describes how he came up with the idea for this brilliant piece of furniture, that is really so, SO much more than just furniture. “I wanted to focus on practicality and functionality and skip any unnecessary elements.

Paper Carton Furniture Is No Pulp Fiction

Green Prophet

Paper pulp furniture is stronger than it looks. Bamboo has been praised for several years as the most sustainable material for furniture (due to its quickly renewable nature), with cardboard coming a close second due to its recycled and recyclable form.

Recycled Furniture by Lebanon’s Niloufar Afnan

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She exhibited Royal Stool (pictured above) and 46 (shown after the jump) – two furniture pieces that show the possibilities of reusing found objects. A recent graduate of the furniture design program at Central St.

Mountain Woods Furniture Makers Get Rustic Right

Green Furniture Home Design

Sometimes nothing is as comfortable or elegant as traditional wood furniture. On excellent option for wood furniture is the large furniture line offered by the skilled builders at Mountain Woods Furniture. The furniture produced by Mountain Woods is excellent in its rustic, old-fashioned appearance and build, not to mention it creates an instant conversation piece. One of the best aspects of buying wood furniture is the fact is is green made.

A Note On Recycling, From Your Crappy Old Furniture

Green (Living) Review

furniture recyclingBefore you haul me to the curb, let's have a little chat. Hey there! I’m that old wingback you got for your first apartment—remember me? I totally lent that studio some respectability.

Tel Aviv graffiti made into sexy furniture (PHOTOS)

Green Prophet

A pair of Israeli designers has turned alleyway graffiti into fine furniture with the help of some unwitting street artists in their south Tel Aviv neighborhood. They milled the panels into smaller components, fashioning them into a series of simply-shaped furniture.

Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Dining Room Furniture

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Many facets of home design and product replacement will focus on modern furniture styles. People can look online for furniture pieces and find a lot of different unfinished wood as well as a growing market for eco-friendly cabinets and storage containers.

Furniture that Just Gets Who We Are on the Inside. {Partner}

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Family Featured Events Green Right Livelihood eco furniture furniture Homes partner right livelihood stem sustainableIn a world where companies treat us like we're all the same, it’s important to bring items into our homes that reflect us and our values.

Wine bottles get a second life as chic, multifunctional furniture

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Brazilian, Spain-based designer Tati Guimarães takes the pragmatic route, repurposing wine bottles into stylish, multifunctional furniture that wouldn't look out of place in a fancy living room or gathering.

Gorgeous Recycled Silk Furniture from Turkey’s Meb Rure

Green Prophet

Meb Rure’s latest line of furniture is so bright, stylish and unique that it’s hard to believe they are made with almost all recycled materials. This allows the Middle East Technical University graduate to ship the furniture without wracking up an inordinate carbon footprint.

How to Care for Furniture without Chemicals


Purchasing furniture isn’t just a design choice. You want to keep your furniture clean and as new-looking as possible, but you don’t want to do it with any chemically based products. Here are five ways to care for your furniture without the use of chemicals.

Used Furniture: A Mindful Way to Live.

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) artistic expression creative urges environmental stewardship patience Salvation Army second hand treasure hunt used furnitureI that "what I see is what I get" and somebody else has already given the piece a dry run.

The Furniture of Eero Saarinen

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Eero studied sculpture and furniture design at Cranbrook Academy, a school his architect father, Eilel, co-founded in Michigan. Eventually, he collaborated with colleagues Charles Eames and Florence Knoll, designing a furniture collection called “Organic Design in Home Furnishings”. Saarinen‘s modern furniture designs are just as familiar. The clean lines of his furniture and architecture are utterly aesthetic and functional.

Ronen Tinman Turns Junkyard Automobile Parts Into Bespoke Furniture

Green Prophet

Ronen “Tinman” uses a variety of techniques to turn automobile parts into one-of-a-kind furniture pieces , a process that he says often takes months to do. Fashion & Design automobiles bespoke furniture junkyard recycled materials Ronen Tinman

Rustic Furniture Using Reclaimed Barn Wood

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Rustic furniture and decor is becoming trendy again, and recycling the wood used to make old barns is an eco-friendly way to use existing resources. Rustic barnwood furniture is made by expert craftsmen from reclaimed barn wood boards and beams. This material can be made into antique barn wood farm tables, bookshelves, outdoor benches, and rustic log furniture. Reclaimed Furniture barn wood barn wood flooring barnwood furniture reclaimed barn wood

Belfast-based designer transforms oil barrels into bright furniture

Green (Living) Review

At the annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York City, one of the things I look for is creative re-use. Once clean, the barrels are cut into new forms to make furniture, and any smaller leftover pieces can then be recycled.

The Furniture of Philippe Starck

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Philippe Patrick Starck is a French designer who has a reputation for creating fluid, natural, dynamic, and powerful furniture designs. He is likewise responsible for many mass-produced items, such as furniture of all kinds. Furniture seems to be one of Starck’s stronger qualities. All of his furniture designs in the past have had an organic feel to them: His chairs and stools are usually egg-shaped, round, and curvy.

Healthy Furniture is the Future in a Green Home

Green Life Smart Life

Many people have started looking further into organic living and have started to purchase organic materials for their clothing as well as taking a step back and looking at the furniture including their beds which they spend almost half their lives lounging on. . Furniture is an investment.

Polishing furniture for small change

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But if I am going to do it I would rather be using a homemade furniture polish that is made of natural ingredients and thus not harmful to me or the Planet. Furniture Polish ¼ cup olive oil 4 tablespoons vinegar 2 teaspoons lemon juice Mix ingredients together and pour into a spray bottle. Personally, I must say that in most instances, when it domes to “polishing” wooden furniture around my place I use cooking oil and a cloth simply.

Ugly Plastic Window Shutters Become Chic, Minimalist Furniture Pieces

Green Prophet

Read more about sustainable furniture design: Tel Aviv’s Junktion Studion Keeps Inspiring Us to Rethink Our Junk. Paper Carton Furniture Is No Pulp Fiction. Interview with MiKlum, Designers of Furniture Out of Nothing.

A Few Easy Ways to Move Heavy Furniture

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This is because there is need for ultimate care when moving the furniture. Before I engage in any kind of moving furniture, I do dismantle the parts that can be separated from the main heavy furniture. Home and Garden how to move furniture moving furnitureThe work of relocating from one place to another is such a hectic affair. It is an affair if not well done can result into total damages.

Jessica Alba Goes Eco-Friendly With ‘Vintage’ Furniture


Jessica Alba shows her dedication to eco-friendly living by surfing Craigslist for used furniture. Read More The post Jessica Alba Goes Eco-Friendly With ‘Vintage’ Furniture appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Sanserif Creatius Brings Recycled Cardboard Furniture to UAE

Green Prophet

Thanks to a recent feature in Sadiyaty Magazine, residents of the UAE may soon be interested in recycled cardboard furniture. Read more about Sanserif Creatius and other cardboard furniture: Sanserif Creatius Carves a Cardboard Table With Arabic Devotion.

Israel’s Itay Kirshenbaum Grows Backyard Furniture

Green Prophet

For his final project at Haddasah College, Kirshenbaum designed a furniture collection that grows itself – the first backyard furniture set we know of with this curious skill. What is up with Israeli designers ?

Studio Ubico’s Furniture Collection Reincarnates Wood Into Trees

Green Prophet

We’ve seen other designers do some pretty crazy things with wood (like make wooden eyeglass frames ), but we haven’t yet seen as spiritual an approach to wood as we see in Studio Ubico’s new furniture collection – The Wake.

Recycled Furniture from Middle East Rugs and Doors

Green Prophet

Recycled furniture by Israeli designer Naama Futerman. Scouring the streets of Tel Aviv for other people’s “junk” , Futerman uses objects such as old carpets and unwanted wooden doors to create interesting pieces of furniture.

Do It Yourself Cardboard Furniture

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Terra: Foot-Stomped Compost Furniture Returns to Earth at Lifecycle’s End

Green Prophet

Not only are the materials breathable, healthy, and natural, but their manufacture into furniture requires absolutely zero energy – making Terra the ultimate solution for the growing, international problem of excess waste and material shortages.

How To Make Eco-Friendly Lemon Furniture Polish

Green Furniture Home Design

Furniture polish is a great way to clean and shine wood, it’s also a great way to breath in some nasty chemicals or really irritate your eyes. Not to mention the irreversible damage that can be made to furniture if the wrong polish is used. There is no sense in sourcing those beautifully reclaimed pieces of furniture if you are just going to ruin them with some random chemical polish you picked up at your local hardware store.