Category Archives: Sustainability

100 Women and More

Tracy Sagalow, or Red, is a pyrographer. Yes, she burn woods to create artworks. Her subjects are usually still-lifes of the day-to-day New York City where she has lived for many years. But for her latest project, Red decided to … Continue reading

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Storytelling Shoes: Artist transforms shoes into sculptures that tell a tale

Before you throw out those old shoes, consider the work of Greek born Israeli artist Costa Magarakis, who loves to transform different footwear into sculptures that tell their own stories. From former skating shoes and high heeled wedges to sporty … Continue reading

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Satomi Fujii

Satomi Fujii is a Japanese professional doll customizer and seamstress. She has taken interest in the Fashion Blythe Doll specifically since 2001. Her body of work includes over 3300 customized dolls and the ‘Doll Sewing Book Hanon’. I am particularly impressed … Continue reading

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Amy Santoferraro’s ‘BB Baskets’

I have written about American artist Amy Santoferraro a few times over the last few years… and here we are again! This is Amy’s found object series, titled “BB Baskets”. I love the objects themselves – juicy little jewels in … Continue reading

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Stephen McMennamy’s ComboPhotos

Stephen McMennamy is an Atlanta based artist/director/photographer. In 2012, being introduced to Instagram, Stephen came up with the idea for a project which he refers to as combophotos. Combophotos is a series of photography art that combines objects and elements … Continue reading

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10 Ways Coconut Oil Will Improve Your Life

The coconut oil craze is in full swing and you can get on board! Here are ten great uses for coconut oil in the household and for personal grooming. Source: 10 Ways Coconut Oil Will Improve Your Life

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Shoes with a Message

Originally posted on view from the castel:
Civic Duty sends all the right messages, but it was the actually design of the shoe that caught my attention first! For weeks I lusted after my coworkers comfy, simple, leather slip ons. Only…

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Higgs Boson FTW!!

You must have heard about Higgs Boson lately. It has been a major discussion topic since last year. In the world of physicists, a discovery or a ‘confirmation of existence’ of the Higgs boson would change the reality of human’s … Continue reading

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Shwood’s Shades

Shwood is a Portland (Oregon) based Manufacture that specify in wood frame eyewear. Their glasses are inspired by nature and hand crafted individually. Shwood claims that most of their materials are from sustainable wood, sourced from authorized and supervised plantations … Continue reading

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