outdoor entertaining essentials

Outdoor Must Have

Summertime… the days are longer, the nights are warmer and it’s just so nice to get out of the house! Outdoor entertaining is an age-old tradition that’s just perfect for those lazy summer days and nights. We’ve gathered together a list of must-haves to make summer entertaining more inviting, comfortable and exciting… and, of course, eco-friendly! Continue reading

beach house boho
getting that easy, breezy, laid-back look

Beachhouse Boho

Shabby chic is back in a new and different way. Once the hallmark of the cottage style, shabby chic transformed into the uber-hip beach house boho. It’s a casual, easy style that’s elegant and funky at the same time, and by its very nature it’s green.

The look relies on natural fibers, lots of texture and neutral colors offset with pops of color. It’s eclectic and chic, cozy and breezy, and can span almost any tastes. It doesn’t matter if the “beach” is on the ocean, bay, lake or only exists in your dreams. The only real rules? Keep it natural and keep it relaxed – just like a day at the beach. Continue reading

and the bride wore green

Green Bride

June is upon us, the time for dads, grads and brides. And with everyone talking about Miley Cyrus’ recent engagement, wedding planning is suddenly the talk of the town. Eco-conscious couples are looking for ways to take the environmental bite out of their weddings. From invitations printed on recycled paper to living centerpieces, more and more brides are going green. Continue reading