Friday&Full of books. There is a shopping frenzy going on but I try not to take part. At least not today. Christmas for me is not about fancy gifts but all about feeling. But books always make nice gifts in particular lovely old editions. This is an old pic from one of my fave bookshops in Stockholm @alfaantikvariat ; this year for Christmas buy presents with care; second-hand or locally produced or things that you benefits a good cause. A few more ideas on a "green" Christmas is on the…

Friday&Full of books. There is a shopping frenzy going on but I try not to take part. At least not today. Christmas for me is not about fancy gifts but all about feeling. But books always make nice gifts in particular lovely old editions. This is an old pic from one of my fave bookshops in Stockholm @alfaantikvariat ; this year for Christmas buy presents with care; second-hand or locally produced or things that you benefits a good cause. A few more ideas on a "green" Christmas is on the…

5 ways to wrap up Christmas, without trashing the planet | MY ZERO WASTE

Use a map as gift wrap. Use a map to wrap up surprise trip of that destination. Wrap up airline tickets or a travel book.

Out now! We are proud to present you our fourth issue. The latest issue deals with the subject of sustainability. We have contributed people who have deliberately chosen a different path. You will find creative forward-thinking pioneers visionary start-up specialists and far-sighted entrepreneurs such as John Gerrard Jochen Zeitz Nils Bader and Lin Sebastian Kayser.  Welcome to the global creative community.  Welcome to nomad.  Get a copy! Available on our website and special bookshops…

Out now! We are proud to present you our fourth issue. The latest issue deals with the subject of sustainability. We have contributed people who have deliberately chosen a different path. You will find creative forward-thinking pioneers visionary start-up specialists and far-sighted entrepreneurs such as John Gerrard Jochen Zeitz Nils Bader and Lin Sebastian Kayser. Welcome to the global creative community. Welcome to nomad. Get a copy! Available on our website and special bookshops…

Liyan Library by Li Xiaodong, Tsinghua University, China

The Liyuan Libray By Li Xiaodong Atelier. Via ContemporistThe Liyuan Libray By Li Xiaodong Atelier. Via Contemporist- striking!

Recommended reads on eco-fashion offer critiques of the fashion industry and sustainable solutions

Top seven books on sustainable fashion

Recommended reads on eco-fashion offer critiques of the fashion industry and sustainable solutions

Brophy, V. and Owen Lewis, J. (2011). A Green Vitruvius. 2nd ed. ?: Earthscan Ltd via RIBA bookshop http://www.ribabookshops.com/item/green-vitruvius-2ed-principles-and-practice-of-sustainable-atchitectural-design/74527/ [Accessed: 16 November 2012] £30.33 from Amazon

A green Vitruvius : principles and practice of sustainable architectural design / Vivienne Brophy and J.

Library of Muyinga, BC Architects, green architecture, sustainable school Burundi, Burundi architecture, African schools, Africa architecture, vernacular architecture Africa, Open source architecture, open source designs, library design, local resources, locally sourced materials, rammed earth, rammed earth walls

Rammed Earth Muyinga Library Provides a Bright Learning Experience for Deaf Kids in Burundi

Rammed Earth Muyinga Library Provides a Bright Learning Experience for Deaf Kids in Burundi Library-of-Muyinga-BC-Architects – Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Planting lavender in window box!  Love!  I'm going to do this!  Imagine the scent that will permeate your home when you open the window!

Front window box -- Planting lavender in window box! Imagine the scent that will permeate your home when you open the window!

IKEA PS 2014 storage modules and lids. Create your own unique combination for storage and display by combining modules and lids any way you like. Designer:Tomás Alonso

IKEA PS 2014 storage modules and lids. Made from bamboo, a durable, renewable and sustainable material. Create your own unique combination for storage and display by combining modules and lids any way you like.

London’s only floating bookshop finally has a permanent home Word on the Water bookstore in London – Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

London's only floating bookshop finally has a permanent home

London’s only floating bookshop finally has a permanent home Word on the Water bookstore in London – Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

I want this SO BAD!!!! and to have it open into a really cool library/reading nook would be even better Amazing bookshelf casing

over the door bookshelf. I'm going to have the door frame, over every opening.

take a book, leave a book, read a book!  abandoned pay phone boxes become free street libraries, yes!

take a book, leave a book, read a book! abandoned pay phone boxes become free street libraries, yes! Very cool idea if there are any phone booth's left and some punks don't destroy it.

Home library. Leather spines are beautiful, but I prefer libraries of books that belong to readers.

bohoastro: Love the ladder, the abundance of books, the squashy cushion plus the picture of Virginia Woolf … homes rooms interiors

London's only floating bookshop, Word on the Water now has a permanent home | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

London's only floating bookshop finally has a permanent home

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