Emerald in the Rough
An architect and artist flee Dublin for the countryside to build a biodegradable house and raise their children.
A Green Table Lamp Grown from Mushrooms
Brooklyn designer Danielle Trofe’s new Mush-Lume lamp is made from biodegradable mushroom material.
Dwell 24: Studio Paola Sakr
Paola Sakr’s projects include vases made with discarded concrete cylinders‚ as well as biodegradable containers made of coffee...
Dwell Store Spotlight: Soma Water
A bestseller at the Dwell Store, Soma is an innovative product that we love because it reaches beyond other purifying systems in...
What is Auctiv?
Auctiv is a California-based brand that produces a line of organic sunscreen that’s made entirely in the USA out of only four...
Golf Balls Go Green
At the end of March, the Bangor Daily News reported on a clever new development in the realm of green sporting goods: a...
Eco-Friendly Safari Lodge in Africa's Okavango Delta
In the midst of Botswana’s Okavango Delta, surrounded by wild palms, fig trees, and African wildlife, is the luxurious yet...
This 3D-Printed Tiny Cabin Offers a Creative Response to the Bay Area’s Housing Crisis
Sustainability and forward-thinking architectural techniques merge in this experimental tiny cabin clad in 3D-printed tile.
Modern, Green Alternative to the Classic LEGO®
Inspired by LEGO®, and committed to using renewable resources, Japanese company Mokurokku has introduced a modern, green...
We Love Jaya Loves Tekeko
Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...
How Ancient Technologies Can Show Us the Way to More Sustainable Building
We present four case studies on more viable ways of living in mountains, forests, wetlands, and deserts.
Houndstooth Dogtent
Diehard design lovers leave nothing to chance when it comes to outfitting their kids and pets.
Sony Ericsson's Eco-Friendly GreenHeart
Sony Ericsson's GreenHeart concept phone isn't going to win any beauty contests, but when it comes to green cred, the handset's...
The Eco-Friendly Guide to Upgrading an Existing Home
The greenest home is the one you already have.
Responsibly Made and Effortlessly Stylish, Greats Are the New Eco-Cool Shoes You’ve Been Waiting For
Your feet called—they said it’s time to stop wearing your ratty old sneakers.
We May Already Have the Technology to Survive a Climate Crisis—We’ve Just Been Ignoring It
In her book “Lo—TEK: Design by Radical Indigenism,” designer and activist Julia Watson urges us to use millennia-old knowledge to...
Now You Can Build Your Own Off-Grid ZeroCabin and Never Pay Utility Bills Again
ZeroCabin offers DIY kits for building off-grid dwellings that run entirely on sunshine and rainwater.
5 Stunning Uses of Western Red Cedar
Durable, low maintenance, and always beautiful, Western Red Cedar is showing up in exciting ways, proving it can enhance the...
Barely There
If not for the dawn appearance of the bear, which came loping toward Maem Slater-Enns and her then six-month-old daughter as they...
Products for the Fourth of July
Our favorite holiday weekend is here so it's time to fire up the grill and get patriotic.