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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.

Why choose reclaimed furniture

Green (Living) Review

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.

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.

Consider Vegan Furniture To Match Your Plant-Based Diet


With 2% to 6% of the American population eating vegan, Quartz dives into the latest plant-based trend: vegan furniture. If you’re like diehard vegan Moby, then you might relate to his Read More The post Consider Vegan Furniture To Match Your Plant-Based Diet appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Home News Top News Vegan

Best recycled furniture units for sustainable homes


Best recycled furniture units for sustainable homes. The eco conscious homeowner of today has a number of options to go green, and one of the best ways to do the same is by opting for the recycled furniture units. Trash is becoming trendy nowadays, and designers and furniture makers from around the globe are using reclaimed materials to make beautiful and creative furniture designs for modern green homes. Leftovers’ recycled garment furniture. Please login.

Gorgeous Recycled Silk Furniture from Turkey’s Meb Rure

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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.

Israel’s Itay Kirshenbaum Grows Backyard Furniture

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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 ?


How to Use Wood-Grain Furniture More Sustainably


eco-conscious, using wood-grain furniture has a natural appeal to your aesthetic. However, you might be afraid that the purchase of wood-grain furniture supports deforestation, among other industries harmful to the environment. Rescue old furniture from a secondhand store and upcycle.

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.

Reshtki Reclaimed Furniture

Green Furniture Home Design

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

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.

Best Bets for Rustic Apartment Furniture

Green Furniture Home Design

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.

More Eco Friendly Furniture Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

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.

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.

Israeli Designer Brings the Nation’s Melting Pot Aesthetic Into His Local-Themed Furniture

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Industrial designer Michael Tsinovsky brought together Israel’s many local styles in his ‘asli’ furniture design. Fashion & Design buy local Culture design furniture Israeli Design local

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.

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Palm Fiber Crates: Cairo’s Sustainable Street Furniture

Green Prophet

You’ll recall that she recently displayed her sassy Off the Gireed furniture line at the Design is a Verb exhibition at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Arts Center and continues to work with local artisans to produce unique, sustainable products that also celebrate Egypt’s cultural heritage. Nothing escapes the watchful eye of Manar Moursi, the brains and the heart behind Studio Meem.

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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.

Vintage Furniture in Modern Loft Spaces

Green Furniture Home Design

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

Ian Somerhalder and Brother Start Recycled Furniture Business


Ian Somerhalder and his brother open reclaimed barn wood furniture store. Read More. Causes Environment Home News Top News ian somerhalder

Yoav Avinoam’s Sawdust Furniture Is Nothing to Sneeze At

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It’s malleability makes it suitable for a variety of uses, and thanks to Treehugger we recently learned about Israeli designer Yoav Avinoam’s Shavings furniture collection made out of sawdust. Interview with Miklum Studio, Designers of Furniture Out of Nothing.

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.

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.

Sustainable Bedroom Decor Photo Ideas

Green Furniture Home Design

Reclaimed furniture can be given new life through the use of non-toxic stains, as well as being re purposed from other areas of the home. Bedroom Furniture Coming up with sustainable bedroom decor ideas doesn’t have to be difficult.

5 Radical Health Benefits of Going Furniture Free & How to Get Started.

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Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Health & Wellness Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only body daily exercise damage get moving green living minimalist natural no furniture restorative exercise stand upAs I learned more and more about natural movement and how much our health depends on it, I began making the changes a chair here, a desk there.

Recycled Furniture from Middle East Rugs and Doors

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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.

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.

A Note On Recycling, From Your Crappy Old Furniture

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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.

A Guide to Buying FSC Certified Furniture

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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

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.


Examples of Cool Office Wall Art

Green Furniture Home Design

Office Furniture art for offices cool home office art home office decor office art Life in a dull drab cubicle at work is certainly very boring. A boring cubicle leads to less efficient work day. Even a dull work space in a home office could benefit from some cool work space wall art.

Furniture Makeovers

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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.

The Living Cube – Multifunctional Furniture We LOVE

Green Furniture Home Design

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.

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.

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Cardboard Interior Design Thinks Outside the (Cardboard) Box

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Cardboard is becoming an eco-friendly material of choice for furniture design , and sustainable designers have put it to many uses. Cleverly titled “Outside the Box”, Buchler’s design consists of a modular furniture system made of recycled materials.

Vintage 60?s Living Rooms

Green Furniture Home Design

Choose high-quality furniture made of things metal or glass. The furniture to include in a 60′s style living room can include interesting almost space-age looking shapes. Design Ideas 60''s furniture 60s living room design vintage living room

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Recycled Furniture to Be Sold at Israeli Auction Next Week

Green Prophet

Select pieces of recycled, eco friendly furniture will be sold at an auction house in central Israel next week alongside paintings and other fine art. It is fashioned out of a metal grid door and collected parts of old furniture.

Get That Vintage Mad Men Look in Your Office

Green Furniture Home Design

Vintage 60s vintage office furniture mad men office design Have you fallen in love with the incredible set design and aesthetic of the hit tv show, Mad Men? You’re not the only one. The show has won countless awards, many of them for set decorating.

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