While buying something with high aesthetic appeal, we often forget how much it damages the environment. In fact, as Mahatma Gandhi rightly put it ‘There’s enough in the world for everyone’s need. Not for greed.’ If everyone in the world focuses only on his or her needs, then we won’t have to worry about the environment anymore. But does this mean that we need to give up luxury completely and live the life of an ascetic? Absolutely not. By adopting a minimalist attitude and by using only eco-friendly luxuries, we can still make a difference. Here are 10 wall clocks made using recycled materials that show what eco-conscious luxury means.
If we utilize it creatively enough, bamboo could prove to be the eco-friendly boon that humanity is waiting for. Bamboo is certainly the first thing that comes to our mind when we think about building a raft. However, due to its hollowness, we can’t imagine it as a sustainable house. But, strange as it may seem, designers are not only using bamboo all over the world in construction, in fact, the bamboo decor has become a popular category in itself. By opting for bamboo items that help enhance your decor, you certainly take a step towards sustainability.
Copper is still very much in vogue, even after so many seasons. Maybe it’s because people have found many innovative uses for copper, including creating beautiful statement art pieces. It’s easy to maintain, and add an interesting metal element to your home. Copper pipe too has found its way into people’s homes, as its versatility, durability and look, makes it perfect for décor items. Copper pipe décor ideas are numerous and we have compiled a few of them for you to be inspired by:
Radical reuse can be referred to as the use of salvaged materials to create new designs of furniture, clocks, bowls and other household items. Many things can be designed from the trashed materials. Once something gets old, we consider it throwing away as it no longer comes to our use. However, we can tale initiative to reuse those things by creating new things out of those. Many useful products can be prepared from these salvages materials and of course it saves enough money. Let us discuss few of the recycled and upcycled home decors that enhance the quality of our interiors.