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Whidbey Island Farm Retreat: A Forested Dream House

The Whidbey Island Farm retreat is our sustainable dream home! It beautifully meshes into a surrounding forest By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi The 21st century’s call to action for a more sustainable planet has triggered both the public and private…

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The Best Eco Friendly Textiles For Your Home

Sustainable home wear matters – for your health, and the planet’s. Here are some of the best eco-friendly textiles for your home, from carpets to curtains By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi As we’ve mentioned before in Eluxe, textiles can have…

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Summit Powder Mountain Project: Eco Homes In Utah

The Summit Powder Mountain project offers sustainable living in the remote mountains of Utah By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Lockdowns made many of us who live in the city miserable. With no outdoor space, we were deprived of fresh air,…

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How To Make Cool Lamps Using Recycled Materials

We often think of recycled materials comprising mainly clothing. But did you know you can make super cool lamps using recycled materials, too? Check out these inspiring examples! By Chere Di Boscio At Eluxe, we’re always delighted by furniture…

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7 Tips For How To Decorate A Tiny Home

Live in a small space? We have some great tips for how to decorate a tiny home, be it a house or apartment! By Rose Burke There can be little doubt that tiny homes are a trend that’s not…

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Easy Ways To Make Your Home A Happier Place

Feeling the winter blues? Here are ten easy ways to make your home happier! By Katy Caric When we think of ways to boost our mood, most of us immediately think of doing something fun, like watching a comedy…

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8 Ways Make A Tiny Home Seem Bigger

Looking for ways to make a tiny home seem bigger? These 8 tips will help! By Diane Small Minimalist living is really taking off, as more people realise they don’t need more clothes, more books, more decor, more….stuff. And…

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7 Fabulous Interiors Trends For 2021

Stuck inside? These fabulous interiors trends for 2021 are designed to lift your spirits By Chere Di Boscio It’s an unfortunate fact that many of us have been forced inside our houses over the past year. Unsurprisingly, the top…

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Paul Raff: How Your Home Can Extend Your Life

Think design doesn’t matter much? Star architect Paul Raff explains how your home can extend your life By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Houses are obviously important. We need them for shelter, for feeling secure. They’re the biggest investments most of…

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10+ Plastic Free Christmas Decoration Ideas

Why buy anything plastic when you can easily achieve these plastic free Christmas decoration ideas yourself? By Diane Small Oh, the garbage horror of Christmas! We generate so much rubbish over the holiday season, it’s genuinely heartbreaking, and makes…

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10 Ways To Make Your Home Cosy This Winter

Winter can suck. But these 10 ways to make your home cosy this winter can make it suck less! By Diane Small There are lots of ways to make your home cosy this winter. To get that feeling when…

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The Best Natural Cleaning Products For A Cleaner Life

Using the best natural cleaning products at home is a great way to keep your domain toxin-free! By Lora O’Brien It’s insane. These days, we’re told to wash our hands and keep everything cleaner than clean. Fine. But I’m…

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Modular Buildings: An Eco Friendly Trend We Love

Modular buildings bring many green advantages! Here are a few we love – and one excellent example! By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Buildings come in all shapes, sizes and materials. But there’s one eco-friendly construction trend we’re loving: modular buildings.…

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How To Grow Vegetables Indoors

Learning how to grow vegetables indoors is easier than you think! Here are some tips to get you started By Diane Small No matter what the season, it’s time to learn how to grow vegetables indoors! It’s way easier…

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The Best Sustainable Furniture Brands For Your Home

Clothing is one thing. But have you considered shopping for the best sustainable furniture brands for your home, too? By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Here at Eluxe, we talk a lot about shopping for sustainable fashion. We know it’s more…

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What’s An Organic Mattress And Do You Need One?

Traditional ones use a lot of chemicals. But what’s an organic mattress, exactly? And should you get one? By Diane Small Healthy lifestyles are often rooted in a commitment to organic, eco-friendly product lines that resist the standards of…

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10 Ideas For Urban Gardening In Small Spaces

These 10 ideas for urban gardening in small spaces will greenify your life, no matter where you live! By Chere Di Boscio In 2008, for the first time in history, more than half of the world’s population was reported…

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17 Awesome Upcycling Ideas for Nightstands

These upcycling ideas for nightstands turn unwanted goods into something truly useful By Chere Di Boscio Sure, you’re bedroom is eco-friendly. You’ve got sustainable bed sheets. You use long-life light bulbs. You’ve bought a mattress that’s free of nasty…

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Vintage Chic: 6 Steps To Modernist Interiors

Love clean interior design? Follow these easy steps to modernist interiors, and you’ll have it! By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Mid-century modernism has been in style for decades. It’s typically characterised by clean, simple lines, honest use of materials, and…

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Eco Village Bali: Heaven On Earth?

What would it be like to plan and live in an eco community? We asked the man behind Desa Alam Indah, a.k.a. the Eco Village Bali, to share his experience By Kurt Beckman In the dawn of  2015, we…

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Upcycled Bathroom Storage Ideas We Love

Bathroom need an upgrade, but on a budget? Try these upcycled bathroom storage ideas! By Chere Di Boscio Bathroom storage is an issue for most of us. Whether it’s cosmetics, towels or grooming products, it seems we always either…

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How An Eco Friendly Houseboat Can Set You Free

Have the lockdowns got you singing the blues? An eco friendly houseboat may be just the solution you need! By Chere Di Boscio Coronavirus quarantines have done much physical, economic and psychological damage to billions. As a result of…