August 18, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
August 11, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
July 18, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
A modern designed table that incorporates the bright green life of moss is as urban-garden-chic as you can get. But wait there’s more.
The moss on this table has a job to do—and that job is to generate power. That’s … Read More…
July 5, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
Expanding on the idea of the sharing economy where we crowdsource ideas and designs then crowdfund them into production, Dutch artist Merel Bekking brings high technology into the fold adding another dimension to this human process.
July 2, 2014 by Nicole Brait
Some plants are familiar to almost everyone. But then there are those that, no matter how many great characteristics they have or how easy they are to grow, they never quite catch on.
Here are five … Read More…
June 30, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
What was once an historic movie theater within the green Parco Trivisio of Milan’s fashionable Brera design district, debuted last year as a secret garden and wellness concept lab for Gessi, the Italian Private Wellness Company.
Appropriate to the building’s origins, the Gessi … Read More…
June 25, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
June 17, 2014 by Nicole Brait
June 1, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton
Caesarstone featured Urban Islands incorporating plants directly into the solid surface. Image by Caesarstone.
Green was trending everywhere during last month’s Milan Design Week 2014. Stylish, sustainable, and integrated edible and ornamental indoor gardens and microgardens sprouted everywhere. And I … Read More…
May 29, 2014 by Robin Plaskoff Horton