Eco Friendly Items
There is nothing like a fire as both a way to stay warm and as an attractive and upmarket feature piece in a room. But most people living the buzzing city life are renting their ideally located homes making it difficult to install a coveted fire centrepiece.
Eco-friendly homeware isn't easy to find. But if you are determined to banish plastic or melamine from your home, you will love the new range of kitchenware from Eko Earth Products. It's made entirely from the by-products of bamboo plants.
Forget recycled, it’s all about upcycled old furniture for 2012 eco style. Ruby Rhino specialises in vintage furniture, sourced from auctions, antique fairs and flea markets, lovingly restored, hand-painted to give a sparkling new lease of life.
For a gorgeous gadget with great green credentials, the Cardboard FM Radio is sure to be a popular eco-friendly Christmas gift. Priced just £24.99, it’s a FM radio with MP3 input, retractable aerial and nine watt speaker.
It's all about ethical when it comes to Autumn/Winter homeware. Charitable and green stores such as Fairwind have a number of on-trend products that can help you decorate with a clear conscience, as well as offering some gorgeous gifts, too.