Designer Roberto Gil’s new Dumbo Double Murphy Bed, by Casa Kids, is sure to be a game-changer kids with small square-footage, folding away into a compact, 12” deep cabinet during the day.
Uniquely Jones (or Joans): Designer Gretchen Jones Unveils her Latest Looks at New York Fashion Week
Gretchen Jones (winner of Season 8 Project Runway) constructed her latest collection from about 70% ethical materials: organic cottons, hand-loomed resistant-dyed batiks and hand-painted vistas
Designer Suzanne Rae's 2013 New York Fashion Week minimalist looks were inspired by late photographer Francesca Woodman's photographic studies women.
Designer John Bartlett’s 2013 designs for the “plant-based man,” are all-natural, animal-friendly looks were mainly linen.
Nearly 300 Pakistani garment workers are dead after a boiler-related explosion triggered a fire last Wednesday. Few options of escape were available to the trapped workers: every exit except one
In August Forty-one consumer-owned grocer cooperatives and natural food retailers released an open letter to Hershey Company. The letter--which essentially asks the organization to end child
A new study suggesting obese children are prone to learning difficulties has parents and the media’s attention. The the National Institutes of Health-supported study published in Pediatrics
John Patrick’s Organic’s Spring/Summer 2013 line maintains the no-fuss, easy-to-wear aesthetic fans love--But this season the designer managed to integrate a new level of femininity, too.
Lauren Moffatt’s designs for New York’s Fashion Week were a throwback to 1960’s lawn games.
Jil Sander’s “Vasari,” made from 100 percent coated paper with stitched seams and a stamped logo—or, a very posh brown bag with a super-high price point to match ($290).
Picnica’s lightweight nylon tote not only holds your groceries and provides a much-needed means for schlepping; it also lives a double life as a stuffed toy bunny.
Inhabitots offers up some school lunch tips sure to give you a jumpstart for the new year.
The Hovding is a collar with sensors that spring into action when typical movements associated with a bicycle crash are detected. Read on to see how this fashion-forward piece can protect not
Check out these 8 eco-friendly organizational tips sure to make your family’s return to fall as seamless as possible.
Ecouterre presents 14 “adult," eco-friendly versions of the oh-so-practical backpack.
Japanese engineering firm Fasotec is now offering mini (90x60x40 millimeters) 3D models of fetuses to expectant mothers!
Animal rights group PETA has called Lady Gaga a “Turncoat” after the star was spotted wearing a fur recently. Gaga responded to the PETA allegations and her fans via blog: fur can be art
Online tool Constvct allows you to create made-to-order garments with the image of your choice using double-knit organic cotton jersey and industrial textile links.
Dutch designer Kast van een Huis has paired with Cool Kids Company, an American distributer that will bring the designer's colorful Amsterdam collection to kids in the U.S.
Based on SUNY-Albany Psychologist Gordon Gallup’s research, just a spoonful of semen a day will keep morning sickness at bay for mothers-to-be. Gallup's research suggests pregnant women feel
The Original Tree Swing’s Pied Piper Crafts brings parents several new Waldorf-inspired DIY kits for kids (mostly six and up). With the Pied Piper kits, kids and parents have all the basic
Ida-Marie Corell’s ID(E)A, part of Oh Plastiksack! a co-curated show at The Gewerbemuseum Winterthur in Switzerland, features the artist playing a keyboard in an expansive blue
American Apparel will not be making official Olympic team uniforms for Russia, but has instead been asked to create “Russian-themed merchandise” for the event.
While their original concept was denied by community members, Studio a+i has gone back to the drawing board to create a second take on the international competition to design AIDS Memorial Park
Google Pittsburgh’s adaptive reuse space, designed by the local architecture firm Strada, maintains not only the industrial bones of the original factory building.
Adaptive reuse projects generally call to mind industrial warehouses and factories turned into trendy studios, or shabby-chic restaurants and bars, but the transformation of the St. Nicholas
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