March 2011

Green Steals: Mod Green Pod Fabric & Ikat Dinnerware Thumbnail

It's getting easier to find eco-friendly furniture and housewares on sale, but I almost never find sustainable, home decor weight fabrics discounted in the same way. One Kings Lane made my day today! They are offering 6 different Mod Green Pod fabrics (including the one I bought to reupholster my cane chair) for a little…

Spring is Calling! New Eco-Friendly Products from West Elm Thumbnail

I can't be the only one who looks forward to West Elm's announcements that they've released new products. My excitement is doubled, however, because of the fact that West elm is one of the mainstream retailers of home goods that seems to be truly committed to providing greener product options for their customers. To be…

Green Steal of the Week: Organic Bedding & Textiles from 108 Mala Thumbnail

After researching green products for so long, it's become increasingly rare for me to come across products or a company that I've never seen before. Yesterday, discount retailer Haute Look delivered a surprise that reminded me more and more companies are venturing into green manufacturing. 108 Mala is one of those companies, and boy, have…

Finally, a Plan for My Cane Chair Thumbnail

Remember the cane chair I found at a yard sale last summer? Well, after looking at it for months, I finally bought some fabric for it when Mod Green Pod had a sale a few weeks back. MGP released their organic cotton Anticipate fabric in a new color not long ago, and as soon as…

New Features: House Tour, Store & Green Savings Newsletter Thumbnail

Every few months, I take a look at the parts of this site that people are using most and try to improve it however I can. As such, I've added a few new features in the last couple of weeks: I wanted to make it easy for old and new readers to find projects I've…