Category: Design

Reclaimed Wood Skateboards For The Zen-Like Joy Of It

Reclaimed Wood Skateboards For The Zen-Like Joy Of It

Sometimes I can't help but roll my eyes at the proliferation in recent years of conferences, courses, and seminars about green design. Naturally, I believe designers aren't fully solving any design challenge if ecological impacts are not at least considered during the design process. But to me the basic tenets of ...

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Bamboo Accessories from iSkelter

Bamboo Accessories from iSkelter

Several years ago when we first lived in Asheville, this northern city boy had never actually seen live bamboo shoots. I'd seen plenty of bamboo furniture and furnishings from my days running Vivavi but never the living grass. That's right, bamboo is considered a grass. It grows fast. Really fast. Like crazy fast. ...

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