April 2008

It can be tough finding wallpaper that holds up to the scrutiny of the most environmentally-friendly decorator: there is production of the paper itself and the backing to consider, as well as the paintstaking and sometimes toxic task of putting it up. The “Eco-Wallpaper” collection from Charles Rupert does a good job of answering that [...]

I will say right now that this beautiful chandelier is one of the most innovative examples of repurposing that I have ever seen. It is one of a limited number of 20 made by inspired artist Stuart Haygarth. And you will never believe what it is made of. The Spectacle chandlier is created from 1020 [...]

These cute pieces will let you dress up your table, even when you have to put a drink on it. Use them as coasters or as trivets. Each set comes with four pieces: an outer and inner ring in each of two colors: slate and chestnut. That means you can mix and match them. They [...]

All too often, environmentally friendly bedding can only be found in boring shades of ivory, cream or white. Well, feast your eyes on these! This 100% certified organic cotton duvet cover and pillow shams from Plover Organics are marked by a beautiful, sophisticated pattern in shades of blue, green and brown. The duvet does reverse [...]

Have you ever been to a flea market and thought “All I can find here is junk.” Well, this unique timepiece just might make you rethink the way you look at flea markets. Stroke of Art finds interesting objects at fleamarkets and turns them into functional jewelry, clocks and art. This particular clock combines a [...]