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  • Outdoor Furniture: Eucalyptus – A New Type of Wood

    Feb 3, 2015, 6:48 am By Sheila T.
    The most familiar wood on the market for outdoor furniture is Red Cedar, treated Pine, Teak and Oak. But another type of wood available on the market is eucalyptus. Eucalyptus which is native to Australia, Tasmania and nearby islands is a fast growing very…
  • Sustainable Restaurants on the Rise

    Feb 1, 2015, 7:38 am By Zach
    Without a doubt, the green revolution is in, and it is probably here to stay. Yes, in the past, people would change some habits, but they would not think of the bigger picture, which was a pity as people can really make a difference if they change the way they…
  • Eco-Fashion Friday Finds – something old and something new

    Jan 30, 2015, 4:22 pm By Maureen
    Being fashionably green takes many forms. For instance, you can buy something fabulously new, ethically made of sustainable fabric, via a zero-waste process – or you can go vintage and ramp up you style by wearing and reusing things that had a previous life…
  • Designer Spotlight: Joining Wood and Metal – Hilla Shamia

    Jan 27, 2015, 9:23 am By Sheila T.
    Designers have always sought out wood for its natural beauty and warm organic feel. A designer turning out a new twist on wood furniture is Hilla Shamia. Shamia’s work is a beautiful example of contrasting materials that work together. Shamia developed her…
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