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Enter Our Earth Week Giveaway to Win Cool Cradle to Cradle Eco-Prizes!

Enter Our Earth Week Giveaway to Win Cool Cradle to Cradle Eco-Prizes!

Make Earth Week a win for both you and the planet! Today is the first day of Earth Week, and to get the celebration going, we're teaming up with MBDC to hook some very lucky readers up with some really

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DIY Treehouse Bed Allows Your Kid To Make Like Swiss Family Robinson

DIY Treehouse Bed Allows Your Kid To Make Like Swiss Family Robinson

Forget the futons and canopy beds, here's a sweet new space-saving bed that takes dreaming to new heights. A DIY design by blogger mom Juli of The Slow Life, this whimsical construction was inspired by

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Lustrous Tabletop Trays Made from Edible Flax Seeds

Lustrous Tabletop Trays Made from Edible Flax Seeds

Designed by Studio Geenen, the Flax Tray is a beautiful and organic take on basic houseware made from a bio-composite material derived from Linum usitatissimum - or more commonly known as flax. The new

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Pomada’s Recycled Cardboard Furniture Gives Scrap Tubes a Second Life

Pomada’s Recycled Cardboard Furniture Gives Scrap Tubes a Second Life

We've featured cardboard furniture here at Inhabitat loads of times before, but we love how this set of chaise lounges, tables and chairs by Antonela Dada y Bruno Sala gives recycled cardboard tubes a

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The Best Green Products from the 2011 International Housewares Show

The Best Green Products from the 2011 International Housewares Show

This potato brush by Full Circle infuses an everyday object with a lot of personality! It is specially designed to fit in the palm and has a unique corer tool to quickly and easily remove potato

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Lifearq: Charming Bamboo-Shaped Tiles Made from Recycled Materials by Natucer

Lifearq: Charming Bamboo-Shaped Tiles Made from Recycled Materials by Natucer

We have to admit that when we first came across these awesome tiles at this year's Cevisama Tile Fair in Spain, they had us totally bamboozled! Called Lifearq, the deceptive bamboo-shaped pieces are

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Map Topography Organic Cotton Cushions Are Perfect for the Armchair Traveller

Map Topography Organic Cotton Cushions Are Perfect for the Armchair Traveller

What is it about map typography that beckons you to look a little closer? Is it the challenge of working out a location without the assistance of a GPS, or the sense of order and structure it conveys

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Emilano Godoy’s Shiny Snowjob Chair Is Made from Recycled Candy Wrappers

Emilano Godoy’s Shiny Snowjob Chair Is Made from Recycled Candy Wrappers

When we caught a glimpse of Emiliano Godoy's Snowjob Chair over at Designboom, we couldn't help but be entranced by its spectacular sheen. A modern piece built with FSC certified wood with a vegetable

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Take a Break on the Blow Sofa, a Seating Option Made from Recycled Paper

Take a Break on the Blow Sofa, a Seating Option Made from Recycled Paper

Paper is the last material that you'd expect to see made into a durable couch, but the Blow Sofa blasts that idea out of the water with its inflatable, 100% recycled paper design. Constructed from

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A BRILLIANT STORAGE IDEA: Staircase Drawers

A BRILLIANT STORAGE IDEA: Staircase Drawers

Here's a brilliant idea that leaves us wondering - why didn't we think of this first? Despite our penchant for 2-in-1 furniture, we've never seen anything quite like this before. Regardless of attempts

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Relumine: Mischer’Traxler Recycles Old Lamps Into Energy-Efficient Fixtures

Relumine: Mischer’Traxler Recycles Old Lamps Into Energy-Efficient Fixtures

Thanks to stores like IKEA, home and office lighting is cheap and easily replaceable- but what happens to discarded lamps? Design duo Mischer'Traxler has an innovative and energy-saving answer. Their

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Amazing LED Eco Wool Carpet Lights the Way

Amazing LED Eco Wool Carpet Lights the Way

Eco and health friendly wool carpet just came along with an amazing and electric new twist - embedded LED lights. The cool new carpeting from Dutch design studio, Lama Concept, comes in a whole slew of

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Rent a Living Christmas Tree This Year!

Rent a Living Christmas Tree This Year!

In Los Angeles the Living Christmas Company, which is in its third year, will deliver an evergreen to your home and pick it up again. You pick your species and size and they do all the rest. Once the tree

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6 Fabulous Green Faux Christmas Trees That Are Better Than the Real Deal

6 Fabulous Green Faux Christmas Trees That Are Better Than the Real Deal

MODERNICA SUPERSTAR PLYWOOD HOLIDAY TREE The Superstar Holiday Tree truly lives up to its name with its dazzling design which, if you look closely, is made up of tiny little stars. In addition to being

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Beautiful Christmas Tree Created From Recycled Materials

Beautiful Christmas Tree Created From Recycled Materials

Using recycled polyester strapping (PET), designer and artist Kyle Martin created an incredible Christmas tree that can also be occupied! Part art, part furniture, part sustainable design, and full-on

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Compai Repurposes Sugar Molds into Colorful Organizers

Compai Repurposes Sugar Molds into Colorful Organizers

Dreary weather dragging you down? Compai's planters-cum-organizers have the color you crave. Made from repurposed vintage sugar molds, which were once used in Mexico to make and store cane sugar, these

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Recycled Doily Clocks for the Hopeless But Punctual Romantic

Recycled Doily Clocks for the Hopeless But Punctual Romantic

And Futhermore's recycled clocks are all about the grand gesture. Individually made from vintage plastic doilies and painted cork, the intricate timepieces embrace every flourish and curlicue with

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Clever Side Table Turns Wood Scraps Into a City Skyline

Clever Side Table Turns Wood Scraps Into a City Skyline

This clever piece by Joost Wever is made from wood scraps pieced together to form a side table with modern appeal. The top is flat, depicting a patchwork pattern squares and rectangles -- but if you peek

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Harry Thaler’s Stacked Chair Makes for Easy Transportability

Harry Thaler’s Stacked Chair Makes for Easy Transportability

We’re huge fans of products that are able to integrate a flat-pack solution into their design. Not only does flat-packing maximize available space, but it can dramatically cut down on carbon emissions

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LAST CHANCE: Win This Self-Watering TriPot Worth $50!

LAST CHANCE: Win This Self-Watering TriPot Worth $50!

Are your a gardening guru, or are you the type of person who can't even keep a cactus alive? If you've got a great gardening story or a less than lush fail under your belt, then we want to hear about it!

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Only 4 Days Left to Win This Self-Watering Tri-Pot (worth $50!)

Only 4 Days Left to Win This Self-Watering Tri-Pot (worth $50!)

Have you been looking for a way to more easily grow some greens in your home this winter? Then look no further, because this spectacular TriPot may be just what you need to bring some life back to your

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Retro Wall Clocks Made From Recycled Vinyl Records

Retro Wall Clocks Made From Recycled Vinyl Records

Designed by Pavel Sidorenko, RE_VINYL is a series of retro wall clocks fashioned from old vinyl records. Carefully cut into an illustrative silhouettes, his collection depicts everything from a monkey in

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Fridge Couch is a Recycled Refrigerator Sofa!

Fridge Couch is a Recycled Refrigerator Sofa!

Fridge Couch is a stylish old-school sofa made from the most unexpected of materials - a recycled refrigerator! The base is a 1982 avocado green Gibson Frost-Clear Deluxe and the seating is a beautiful

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GIVEAWAY: Win This Self-Watering TriPot Worth $50!

GIVEAWAY: Win This Self-Watering TriPot Worth $50!

Do you suddenly acquire the touch of death whenever a plant comes anywhere near your home? Well lose the somber gaze and get excited for your first step towards a greener thumb! This week we’re giving

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Use Your Tote Bags As Throw Pillows!

Use Your Tote Bags As Throw Pillows!

Even though reusable tote bags are touted as being more eco friendly than plastic bags, the rate at which they're being given out (at least one and sometimes two at every single event we've been to this

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Customize a Gift Hemp Pillow for Your Favorite Couple

Customize a Gift Hemp Pillow for Your Favorite Couple

Looking for an eco-friendly wedding, anniversary, or engagement gift for your favorite couple? Well, may we suggest these adorable couple series pillows by K Studio? Each one is made from 100% organically

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The Self-Watering TriPot Lets Plants Take Care of Themselves

The Self-Watering TriPot Lets Plants Take Care of Themselves

Just because you’ve been responsible for more than your fair share of  brown, shriveled up plants doesn't mean you have to give up on your dream of attaining a green thumb. There are a number of

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Comfy Recycled Felt Cushions Look Like Giant Scrabble Pieces

Comfy Recycled Felt Cushions Look Like Giant Scrabble Pieces

If you enjoy playing Scrabble (and by “playing” we mean “feverishly plotting to destroy all other players with consecutive triple word scores while laughing maniacally”)

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Inhabitat Tours the Incredible Healthy Home 2010!

Inhabitat Tours the Incredible Healthy Home 2010!

Maintaining a high level of indoor air quality starts before you even enter a home -- the first point in Healthy Child Healthy World's 5 steps for a healthy and safe home is to avoid pesticides. Chemicals

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Mattress Made with World’s Only Natural Memory Foam

Mattress Made with World’s Only Natural Memory Foam

If you're in the market for a mattress that is sustainable, beautiful and functional, the new FlexDrive from Essentia ticks off all those boxes. Not only is it made from the world's only natural memory

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