We are always interested in discovering new artisans and makers that focus on sustainability, hand-building, and eco-friendly materials. Here are some of our favorite online sources for beautiful items for your home that are thoughtfully crafted and earth-friendly.
Hinoki Wood Side Table by Okawa Hinoki Workshop
Handcrafted from sustainably harvested hinoki cypress wood, this modern side table is a true conversation piece. The half moon design features subtle curves as well as straight lines at the base, bringing softness and a modern sensibility to any space. Made in a fair-trade workshop in Japan that has perfected the art of furniture making over four generations.
$395 from The Citizenry
Luxury Natural Throw Blankets by Avocado
These throw blankets from Avocado Green Mattress are woven or knit without harmful chemicals, in your choice of cashmere, merino wool, organic cotton or recycled cotton. The natural colors have no added dyes and all other colors are set with natural dyes and metallic salts to have the lowest environmental impact possible. The perfect example of luxurious sustainability. Available in 10 colors.
$254 from Avocado Green Mattress
Savannah Rug by Armadillo
Alternating high and low piles has a sense of movement redolent of the African grasslands in this stunning hand-knotted wool rug. Inviting to touch and wonderfully soft underfoot, it makes an unbridled statement with its enviable tactility. Armadillo uses natural materials and sustainable processes when producing all of its products, designed to counteract today’s throwaway culture and stand the test of time.
$1,490-$4,380 from Armadillo
Kanamota Table Lamp by SIN
Designed and handmade by Brooklyn based artist Virginia Sin, this lamp is named after Mount Saint Helena which is Kanamota in Native American. Its composed of uplifted 2.4 million year old volcanic rocks and glazed in a speckled white, representing the snowfall the mountain receives in the winter. The light bulb is included and represents the position of the sun.
$275 from SIN
Rainbow Twill Napkins by MÉNAGE À QUATRE
No need for disposable napkins with this set of 4 incredibly soft and elegant no-waste dinner napkins. These super soft burlap linen napkins are accented with a refined and fun edge wrapping, making them easy to keep track of! Made from 100% reclaimed fabric to be both stylish and sustainable, these are perfect for every day use.
$59 from Itemerie