About solar energy

January 5th, 2012 - 

 

First solar cooker was invented in 1767 by Swiss Horace Saussure and it looked like a box made from wood, painted in black. Solar energy is a free and permanent opportunity to use natural resources. Solar panel generates electricity from photovoltaic cells, it generates heat for buildings and it provides hot water for all seasons. This method can save our planet from global warming because if you use this you don’t need to Read the rest of this entry »

How to create a house made from cob

January 5th, 2012 - 

 

Cob it’s a material used by ancient people for building their home. This material it’s made from sand, water, straw and earth. Cob is resistant to earthquakes and it is fireproof. It’s very simple to make this material, all you need to do is to mix the ”ingredients” and after this you put the mix into special forms and leave until it’s dry. Read the rest of this entry »

Funky containers made by Talia Mukmel

January 4th, 2012 - 

 

Inspired by basic material used by African tribes, designer Talia Mukmel made a series of funky containers.She has used techniques like macrame and she use material like earth, sand and flour.The containers are very attractive and decorative.This item can match with any kind of interior design, can be Read the rest of this entry »

Multifunctional furniture by Israeli Boaz Mendel

January 4th, 2012 - 

 

Multifunctional furniture pieces have been designed by Israeli Boaz Mendel from cardboard that is 100% recyclable. You can easy make a chair, a coffee table or a bookshelf. The best piece is a chair made from cardboard that is usable and can be moved very easy from a place to another. Now your furniture can be very Read the rest of this entry »

How can I recycle textiles?

December 21st, 2011 - 

 

Autumnkid is a shop that creates colorful handmade vegan woodland goods. Love their colorful products and style. The sweater below can be worn in many ways. You can wear it open, wrap around, wear on your shoulders. Combined with different outfits, it will become the center of attention for sure. “Mischief night” kimono wrap sweater is a soft earthy palette great for the autumn season. in a soft sage army green, forest green, Read the rest of this entry »