More Affordable, Eco-Friendly Sofas & Chairs Thumbnail

I’ve noticed that a lot of people wind up at Green Your Decor looking for eco-friendly sofas and chairs — particularly ones that are priced reasonably. The problem is that pretty much all the ones I’ve written about in the past no longer are for sale. So here’s a roundup of some reasonably- and not-so-reasonably-priced [...]

My New Favorites from Viva Terra: Eco-Friendly Sofa & More! Thumbnail

A few weeks ago, I sent out a tweet about one of my favorite catalogs: I know that many design enthusiasts eagerly anticipate when stores like IKEA and Pottery Barn release their catalogs and new products. And while I like to ogle these catalogs and can appreciate the fabulous design, I’m much more excited when [...]

A Few Vintage Chairs for Your Inspiration Thumbnail

There are two places in our home where I’d like to put a chair. But not just any chair. It has to be used — preferably from the mid-century era. And it has be something I can bring back to life with new upholstery. Of course, the idea that I can reupholster a chair with [...]

Make It Unexpected: Collage Pouf from Viva Terra Thumbnail

Lately, I’ve been getting a little bored with my own decorating taste. As a graphic designer, I definitely find myself drawn to clean lines and symmetry, and I tend to design with 2 or 3 colors in a room, rarely deviating from that idea. It works, for sure, but sometimes, I wish I was a [...]

Just Add a Good Book: Linden Armchair from West Elm Thumbnail

Whew! This has been a long week and a half for me. The actually process of moving is almost never fun, but even less so when you have to do it all yourself up a very narrow flight of stairs. But you know what? Having our own place is worth every bump, bruise and scratch [...]