Thai Style Solutions: Thailand’s post-pandemic solutions for growth reconnects local crafts to global design scene

Thailand has found a new pathway to reconnect local craft businesses to global markets with a new initiative, Thai Style Solutions, which promotes Thai products and design services as alternative solutions for the post-pandemic world – offering new perspectives on the future of sustainable growth. Thai Style Solutions, which has been set up by the Thailand government’s Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), encourages forward-thinking … Continue reading Thai Style Solutions: Thailand’s post-pandemic solutions for growth reconnects local crafts to global design scene

#SavetheMedina: Chabi Chic’s online souk helping Moroccan artisans connect with a global marketplace

Moroccan homewares – artworks in and of themselves – add colour, vibrancy, magick and mysticism to interiors. If you are looking for inspiration to deck out your space, check out Chabi Chic. The Marrakech-based Chabi Chic, which has an online store as well as shops in Marrakech, features traditional and modern homewares, clothing, accessories, jewellery, and cosmetics all handmade by Moroccan craftmakers. In light of … Continue reading #SavetheMedina: Chabi Chic’s online souk helping Moroccan artisans connect with a global marketplace

Going Green in your Apartment [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Living in an apartment is a more sustainable way of living than other modern lifestyles. Still, there are countless ways to make your living arrangement much more environmentally friendlier! And many of them are simple and easy to implement. Going Green in your Apartment [Infographic] — ecogreenlove Continue reading Going Green in your Apartment [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Ways to Construct an Eco-Friendly Balcony Garden [Visual] — ecogreenlove

It’s important to realize that our consumption patterns impact the environment. Consider the fact that each day 80,000 acres of forests disappear from the earth and more than 20,000 tons of plastic are dumped into the ocean. Furthermore, a significant portion of the food that many of us eat travels long distances before ending up in our supermarkets that we then need to drive our … Continue reading Ways to Construct an Eco-Friendly Balcony Garden [Visual] — ecogreenlove

How To Make Your Home More Eco-friendly

There are numerous inexpensive ways to make your home more eco-friendly. From acquiring houseplants, washing clothes in a cold wash, through to opting out of single-use items such as paper towels and reusing old clothes as rags for household cleaning, the below video offers some easy solutions to create an eco-friendly home. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including … Continue reading How To Make Your Home More Eco-friendly

Beat Bedroom Toxins on a Budget [Visual] — ecogreenlove

The key to a good night’s sleep starts with a happy and healthy bedroom. From improving your breathing, to calming your body clock, to helping you wind down at night, here are the top products to give you a better night’s sleep – without breaking the bank. 😴 Beat Bedroom Toxins on a Budget [Visual] — ecogreenlove Continue reading Beat Bedroom Toxins on a Budget [Visual] — ecogreenlove

Vintage boats in Thailand reborn as premium flooring by The Sacred Crafts

Vintage and decommissioned boats in Thailand are being transformed into a new sustainable product for interiors, Kudmai Engineered Wood Flooring. The premium wood flooring, designed by the San Diego-based design company The Sacred Crafts, are reborn from vintage boats retired from service throughout the coastal regions of Thailand.  The flooring – which takes its name Kudmai from the Thai word for “reborn”, kud’mei – comes in … Continue reading Vintage boats in Thailand reborn as premium flooring by The Sacred Crafts