Bring essential oil fragrance in to the home with Alessi’s Lava Stone Diffuser

If you like essential oils but are looking for a way to use their powerful aromas in your home without having to use an electronic diffuser or oil burner, Alessi’s Lava Stone Diffuser will be a welcome all natural addition to your home. Featuring a fragment of lava stone from Sardinia, the Alessi Lava Stone Diffuser design uses the porous qualities of lava stone to … Continue reading Bring essential oil fragrance in to the home with Alessi’s Lava Stone Diffuser

Gomi create a portable speaker made from plastic waste UK councils don’t recycle

Plastic waste otherwise deemed “not recyclable” by local councils in the UK has found new life as a portable Bluetooth speaker. Sustainable design studio Gomi have created the rectangular shaped speaker, which is made from 100 plastic bags. Each Bluetooth speaker, which is shaped like a brick, features unique, colourful marble-effect design due to the various pieces of plastic used. The components are made from … Continue reading Gomi create a portable speaker made from plastic waste UK councils don’t recycle

Urbalive Worm Farm: Making worm composting indoors a simple process

There’s a myriad of choices when it comes to composting, and if you live in a small space with no access to a garden, worm composting, in particular, is still an option. Urbalive Worm Farm is an indoor kit for composting kitchen bio waste with red worms. Designed by Czech designer Jan Pelcl, the Urbalive Worm Farm is a stylish container which stands on wooden … Continue reading Urbalive Worm Farm: Making worm composting indoors a simple process

TEATOX Thermo-Go Bottle: Create your own infusions for tea to-go

If tea is your preferred pick-me-up or if you are making a herbal infusion, TEATOX’s Thermo-Go Bottle may be your perfect companion for a brew. The handy 330 ml thermal bottle is made from scratch-resistant borosilicate glass, with a removable stainless steel sieve. The convenient 2-in-1 strainer means the large strainer can be used for the preparation of loose leaf tea, while the small strainer … Continue reading TEATOX Thermo-Go Bottle: Create your own infusions for tea to-go

Xmas Gift Ideas: Earl of East London Bath Salt Shinrin-Yoku

Multi-sensory lifestyle brand, Earl of East London, has channelled the ancient Japanese forest bathing ritual of Shinrin-Yoku, to create a luxurious bath salt in its honour. Shinrin-Yoku or “forest bathing” is a Japanese ritual that involves taking in the forest atmosphere to promote wellbeing. Its health benefits include lowering heart rate, reducing stress, boosting the immune system and improving overall wellbeing. Earl of East Bath Salt … Continue reading Xmas Gift Ideas: Earl of East London Bath Salt Shinrin-Yoku

Reviews: Root 7’s reusable water bottle, OneBottle

In my quest for a suitable vessel to hold water in, both to have at my desk and to travel around with, I’m happy to say that I’ve found that special something by way of Root7’s OneBottle. A double walled stainless steel bottle, with a copper coated layer inside the bottle, OneBottle is a stunning design classic of a reusable water bottle. With a black … Continue reading Reviews: Root 7’s reusable water bottle, OneBottle

Ditch the waste of kitchen towels and grab a Full Circle Cleaning Cloth

Kitchen or paper towels, while great at their jobs they are, there is a less waste and eco-friendly alternative in the form of Full Circle’s Clean Again Super Absorbent Cleaning Cloths. Made from 95% post-production recycled fibres, these cloths, which absorb up to 7x their weight, can be used wet, dry or damp and can be reused again and again. Full Circle create home care … Continue reading Ditch the waste of kitchen towels and grab a Full Circle Cleaning Cloth

Ambitalia’s bento bags replace single-use disposables and packaging of any kind

Bento bags make ideal carriers to hold your groceries, your lunch or for use even as an overnight bag. Inspired by the Bento box and the wider Japanese tradition of making the everyday necessity of eating lunch into a ritual, Californian brand Ambitalia have created a range of bento bags to replace single-use disposables or packaging of any kind. Made from sustainable materials, Ambitalia’s bento bags come … Continue reading Ambitalia’s bento bags replace single-use disposables and packaging of any kind

Go nuts for EcoCoconut’s kitchen cleaners made from coconut fibre

EcoCoconut is making it all the more easy for people to incorporate plastic-free living into their homes with a range of plastic free cleaning products made from sustainably farmed coconut fibre. Products including a dish brush that can be used in the kitchen or the bathroom, scourers and a multi-purpose bottle brush. The coconut and its derivatives are the base organic resources incorporated into every … Continue reading Go nuts for EcoCoconut’s kitchen cleaners made from coconut fibre

Ecotalk: A mobile phone service putting bill money towards saving nature

Nobody is keen on paying bills, but what if your bill money went towards buying land and giving it back to nature? That’s what green energy company, Ecotricity, are doing with their “green” mobile phone service, Ecotalk – enabling customers to talk, text and surf on their mobile phone and help save nature. In the first of its kind in the UK and probably the … Continue reading Ecotalk: A mobile phone service putting bill money towards saving nature