June 2018

Eco Duvet from The Fine Bedding Company

Duvets filled with recycled PET plastic, an eco laundry wash bag to stop synthetic fibres getting into the water system, wooden wall pots for keeping mini cacti on display and beautiful fair trade grass baskets from Senegal...there's much to whet the appetite of the discerning eco-minded shopper this month

Ikea says the environment comes first

The global homewares giant pledges to remove all single use plastic from its products by 2020

Keep your desk tidy with Mad Lab storage boxes and pen holders

Mad Lab likes to think small. Choose from Useful or Soul objects, all hand-made from sustainable woods

join a beach clean up

This year's beach clean could help 'tip the balance' in persuading governments to act to prevent plastic waste from polluting the oceans, says the Marine Conservation Society

it's imperative we all install fire/smoke alarms

A campaign launches to get the Government to abolish VAT on fire safety products for the home

A very beautiful depiction of plastic waste

A set of mouth-blown glass bottles that depict the degradation of plastic in our seas has been selected for the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition

The light-filled main living room

Edward and Emma Bulmer's splendid Herefordshire home is full of colour and pattern...and boasts surprisingly low running costs