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Sustainable home design and living: environmentally friendly and non-hazardous

Sustainable home design and living: environmentally friendly and non-hazardous

Conscious design is design that not only refers to the aesthetic aspect of furniture, carpets, accessories, walls and floors. Conscious design goes one or more steps further: design that pleases and fits, but also does not ignore the production and manufacturing conditions.
on September 08, 2021
Risk more nature - 10 ideas for a greener home

Risk more nature - 10 ideas for a greener home

How about: jungle in the living room and hanging gardens in the bedroom? Everything is possible! And above all: good for the look, good for the well-being and good for a better indoor climate. Studies have also shown that plants in the home significantly reduce stress levels.
on August 25, 2021
Interior design styles in brief (3): Country, Eclecticism, Industrial

Interior design styles in brief (3): Country, Eclecticism, Industrial

Country style, this refers to several North American inspired country home looks. It can be rustic log cabin style of the Rocky Mountains, romantic country style of the East Coast or elegant Southern style. 
on August 04, 2021
Interior design styles in brief (2): Art Déco, Modern, Retro

Interior design styles in brief (2): Art Déco, Modern, Retro

Art Déco (short for French "art décoratif", meaning decorative art) is a style that had its heyday in the 1920s, especially in Paris. Its roots lie in the French Art Nouveau style, which can be well recognized by the rich decorations with stylized floral and organic elements.
on July 28, 2021
Interior design styles in brief  (1): Scandinavian, Shabby Chic, Vintage

Interior design styles in brief (1): Scandinavian, Shabby Chic, Vintage

Scandinavian interior design reflects the light of midsummer and the coziness of dark winter nights. Light colors and functional naturalness emphasize modesty and closeness to nature. 
on July 07, 2021
Eco, sustainable, correct: What do these labels really mean?

Eco, sustainable, correct: What do these labels really mean?

As a conscious consumer, you want to buy good products. "Good" is no longer just the quality of a product, it also refers to the social and ecological standards under which it was produced. 

on June 14, 2021
Non toxic materials to look for in furniture for a healthy home

Non toxic materials to look for in furniture for a healthy home

Furniture is part of your home, your feel-good space, your retreat. It is close to you, it accompanies you for a long time. Isn't it incredibly important that this furniture is good for you, that is, non-toxic?

on May 25, 2021
Conscious living is the trend: sharing, reusing, recycling

Conscious living is the trend: sharing, reusing, recycling

Sustainability, waste avoidance and environmental protection have long since left their boring "eco" image behind. Today, strategies for conscious living are increasingly in vogue, across all generations. Sharing things with each other becomes more and more common.
on April 27, 2021
Urban nature: Flowering islands in the middle of concrete

Urban nature: Flowering islands in the middle of concrete

More and more people are moving into cities. Urban space is becoming more and more dense and expansive. In times of climate change and traffic collapse, inhabitants are facing major challenges: heat, heavy rain, particulate matter, waste. There are many projects on how to bring nature to the city: Green roofs, planted house facades and flowering traffic islands make life in the city healthier, more social and more livable.
on April 06, 2021
For a sustainable life: how Zero Waste works

For a sustainable life: how Zero Waste works

Waste is a worldwide problem of modern consumer society. Disposal and recycling are difficult and laborious processes. This planet's resources are limited but the mountains of garbage are growing, plastic floats in the oceans and microplastic blows with wind and rain around the globe. A sustainable lifestyle for all is necessary for the survival of the planet. The simple formula to counteract: Produce less waste!
on March 24, 2021
Sustainable furnishing for a comfortable home

Sustainable furnishing for a comfortable home

One's own home should be a healthy place of well-being where one can live, love and work. No matter what the apartment looks like - it should definitely be furnished in a healthy and sustainable way. Consumers nowadays choose eco-friendly furniture, preferably made without plastic or toxic additives.

on March 10, 2021
Getting in touch with mother nature

Getting in touch with mother nature

There are countless ways to get back in touch with Mother Nature. Not everyone has this natural need, but it will do everyone good to step outside. Tips and different resources will help! It's worth it to get completely lost in nature via microadventures on your own doorstep, small excursions or letting yourself drift. After all, we are all a part of nature
on February 25, 2021