Furniture

The Benefits of Eco-Friendly Outdoor Furniture Thumbnail

When we think about investing in eco-friendly furniture, we're generally thinking about indoor furniture. But when buying outdoor furniture, it is still important to consider eco-friendly materials. Here's some great information about what to look for when shopping for green outdoor furniture, and why how these materials compare to traditional outdoor furniture. Presented By Trex [...]

West Elm’s FSC-Certified, Mid-Century Furniture Collection Thumbnail

I have learned not to count on mainstream furniture makers to offer eco-friendly furniture. Every once in a while, however, a big company will prove my skepticism wrong. Case in point: West Elm's gorgeous Mid-Century furniture collection, which also happens to be made of FSC-certified wood. One word: Swoon! I am an absolute sucker for [...]

Green Steal: Argington Bam Bamboo Wardrobe 87% Off! Thumbnail

It's been a while since I've done a Green Steal of the Week, but it's also been a while since I've found something at a steep enough discount to make it worth sharing. This steal, however, is one I'd want to know about! As you might imagine, I'm in full on nursery planning mode, and [...]

IKEA Malm Dresser Makeover, Finally! Thumbnail

How long ago was it that I first talked about refinishing my daughter's IKEA Malm dresser? It was sometime early this year, I think. Well, I've finally gotten around to it, and I LOVE the result! Pinterest has been the catalyst of a lot of projects around here lately. I can spend hours getting lost [...]

Trex Outdoor Furniture is Recycled Plastic at its Best Thumbnail

Over the years, we've owned our fair share of patio furniture. Some of it broke, some of it was given away, and some of it just weathered in ways that weren't very attractive. I love the look of wood outdoor furniture when it's new, but wood can rot, split or crack depending on weather conditions, [...]