Tagged: GREEN

LEED BY CHOICE

LEED BY CHOICE

At the end of last year we were in the Architecural museum in Stockholm and on the way out wandered around the gift shop and we brought the book LEED Materials A Resource Guide...

BIG BUSINESS BABIES

BIG BUSINESS BABIES

With the birth of our best friends new bubba this week, we got talking and thinking about baby products, what we liked, didn’t like, wanted and would need one day. Babies are BIG business...

ECO EYE CANDY

ECO EYE CANDY

Following on from this, this and this post, we couldn’t help but show off these great pieces. All made from cardboard and for the home. Image from Ideas Home Concept Images from Cal Finder...

MATERIAL SPOTLIGHT: CARDBOARD

MATERIAL SPOTLIGHT: CARDBOARD

We’re currently in the process of doing a lot of moving so top on our shopping list is the humble cardboard box. We take cardboard for granted but rely heavily on this great invention...

CRAYON MAKING

CRAYON MAKING

Since we’ve been talking toys, I started looking at some of my favourite toys as a kid and now a big kid and one of my favourite brands was and still is Crayola. I...

ITSY BITSY TEENY WEENY

ITSY BITSY TEENY WEENY

While in this freezing cold weather we day dream about sun filled days, those on the other side of the world are scrambling to their nearest water hole to cool down from their super...

WOODEN PUSH BIKES

WOODEN PUSH BIKES

While looking for a good picture of the use of wood as a structural material I came across Xylon bikes by pure accident. The bicycle market is an interesting one from a design and...

THE SUNNY SIDE OF COOKING

THE SUNNY SIDE OF COOKING

As we mentioned in our Drain Pipe Generator post, we would love to be off the grid producing our own electricity, heating and growing our own food and putting back what we take from...

GRAND DESIGNS TOP PICKS #1

GRAND DESIGNS TOP PICKS #1

As we mentioned in our review of Grand Design Live there were some products that really stood out to us, so without delay, here is the first of our Top Picks. Contemporary artist Sarah...

DESIGNER POPCORN

DESIGNER POPCORN

I pride myself on my kitchen skills. I love to bake, roast, stew, grill and do anything that involves being in my happy place and eating. Although I can manage to follow a recipe...