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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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LiveModern subscribes to blogs about modern and sustainable design for housing products and services. We've aggregated the subscriptions into the Blogs section. If you publish or know of a blog that other LiveModern readers would like, please contact us and we'll subscribe to it here.



 

 


Sew Green

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:05 AM
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A new eco-crafty blog hits the scenes this week with a focus on consumption, the environment, and a DIY mentality. Check out the eleven creative gals behind Sew [...]

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e-Fabrics

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:14 AM
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e-Fabrics is an initiative that started two years ago by e-Institute and has as a major preoccupation the research and creation of fabrics that respect Brazil's environmental, social, and cultural biodiversity. From e-Fabrics' line there are products [...]

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Wool Sweaters Make Great Rugs

by Victoria E from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:09 AM
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Started in Massachusetts to help the founder pay for college, Crispina produces a wide range of home accessories, all from recycled fabrics. "It is our objective to have fun and make money by offering consciousness and beauty, turning secondhand stuff [...]

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Recycled Tire Doormats

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:08 AM
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Muddy feet be gone! Check out these whimsical new manhole floormats made from recycled truck tires. They so make me laugh. Available here for $25 [...]

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Design Can Change

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:06 AM
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Can designers change the world? We believe they can, and so do the graphic designers at smashLAB who created Design Can Change as a pro-bono project. Check out Design Can Change's newly launched website filled with earth-related facts, resources and a [...]

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Scrap House

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:12 AM
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One person's trash is destined to be another person's treasure. At least this is what happens when a team of San Francisco architects, artists, contractors, engineers, and city officials are challenged to construct a building out of salvaged and [...]

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One Laptop Per Child

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:11 AM
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How cool is this?!! One Laptop per Child (OLPC) is a new non-profit organization that's bridging the digital divide between kids from developing countries and, well, YOU. This educational project was founded by Nicholas Negroponte and some core folks [...]

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Craft is the new green.

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:08 AM
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If you look around the design world recently, it's hard not to notice that we seem to be in a renaissance of craft. Handmade goods with impeccable attention to detail, and perfect imperfections abound. So while Wall Street and the business world seem [...]

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Houston Goes Green

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:08 AM
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When we first started designTURF to cover the ground of green modern living, it sure felt like we were in the minority. Nowadays, 'going green' has gone mainstream and the latest example is a weeklong series by Texas morning show Great Day Houston. All [...]

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Green Modern Glossary

by designTURF from designTURF  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:15 AM
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Everyone's talking green nowadays, but what does it all mean? If you want to sort through all the greenwash marketing that's going on, check out this handy reference of sustainable terms from green retailer re:modern. It has a bunch of useful [...]

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