What is a bagmonster
? Created by the inventor of the ChicoBag
brand of reusable bag, BagMonsters
are volunteers in costumes made of 500 plastic bags, representing the 500 bags that Americans use on average every year. BagMonsters turn up at rallies, farmers markets and other green events, wafting along, covered in 15… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 28, 2010 at 12:00pm —
The Ford Focus EV
looks like it will be a fun drive when it hits the streets in 2011. Here you see President Obama checking the steez of this lil' pocket rocket. According to… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 26, 2010 at 8:53pm —
Finally a more stylish way to shred junk mail or private documents while will looking amazing in your home.
The Papervore Coffee Table-Pigeontail
may be expensive but I think it will inspire the Ikea's of the world to design more affordable versions for the mass market.
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 25, 2010 at 1:11pm —
was founded in Bali by Teisha Lowry, a passionate, young Australian...
I am very happy that Teisha reached out to me and to hear that she was excited to be a part of the ecohookups.com community. I would like to share Teisha's story but note she can surely do a lot better than I can. Just watching her video you will see her passion, compassion, vision and physlosophy on the…
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 24, 2010 at 1:00pm —
In my highest opinion my old friend Wayne Pate
is one of the very best graphic artists of our generation. His designs always put a smile on your face but yet are super sophisticated in his execution creating timeless pieces for you to enjoy for years upon years.
Here Wayne has used recycled cotton to produce the… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 22, 2010 at 12:00pm —
I really enjoy design in general not just on my person but also in my personal space and when I find sustainable products that are well designed I feel an obligation to share my finds with others.
Australian based "Eco Inspired" is one such company that upholds sustainability and great design. I have pulled some images of products that will look fly in any space may you live in the city, country or out at the beach.… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 20, 2010 at 11:30pm —
For the fam and me it's all about day trips or weekend get the hell out dodge trips this summer… And on one of these trips out to Montauk we stopped for a lil snack in Sag Harbor a found this Eco-gem of a store called WellNEST
design is really cool, built in a 300 year old former whaleboat captain's home. They focus… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 20, 2010 at 1:24am —
Batavus Fryslan Step Through "Modeled after the original Batavus Grandma Bicycles, this bike is classic in form but modern in function. Its 5 speed drive train and durability is perfect for long or hilly journeys. Use it to ride through the city in style, circa 1904."… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 15, 2010 at 9:30am —
Summer is definitely upon us and we need to dress appropriately. So I have picked a couple of tops that will help you stay cool while looking' cool and even cooler by knowing that what you are wearing is not full of harmful chemicals that will seep into your glistening summer skin...
Keep watching this space for my picks to save you a lil' money, keep ya fresh and sustainable...Receive 20% off your… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 11, 2010 at 11:30am —
Mushroom tech rocks again at TEDGlobal. Mushroom tech?
For the mycophiles among us, the upcoming July 14 Different by Design TEDGlobal
session in Oxford, UK will feature Eben Bayer
, co-inventor of MycoBond, an organic adhesive that comes from mycelium mushroom and turns agriwaste into a… Continue
Added by brett from boundless on July 10, 2010 at 9:30pm —
Yummy foods and facts that will help save your skin this winter...
Avocado - Full of vitamin E and monounsaturated fats, these fruits keep dry skin well moisturised
Mango - Contains beta-carotene, which converts into vitamin A for your skin, helping treat ailments such as acne.
Porridge - Mix porridge with warm water, spread on your face… Continue
Added by Teisha Lowry on July 9, 2010 at 7:08am —
EcoInspired screenprint nature inspired images onto hemp/organic cotton canvas and make a small range of environmentally friendly soft furnishings.
These mood lighting options are now available from EcoInspired's online store. Take a peek at www.ecoinspired.com.au…
Added by EcoInspired on July 7, 2010 at 8:00pm —
A lot of tips for conserving energy are focused on lighting
/electricity and oil, but the current BP tragedy is just one of many things that threaten our water supply. There is daily contamination of the worlds water supply so I thought I would write a blog to help remind ourselves how precious water is and suggest some of affordable products to help conserve water in our… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 7, 2010 at 3:00pm —
I have to say that I am truly surprised by the smarter-BRABUS'
quality of build, handling, cool wheels w/low profile tires. This car is sturdier than a lot of cars I have driven that were twice the price and the gas milage is not to shabby, 33 city/41 highway (2010 EPA… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 6, 2010 at 9:35pm —
Added by Teisha Lowry on July 6, 2010 at 3:30am —
Photo By AFROdytee82
Cooking is one of my favorite ways to relax and to spend quality time with friends and family. But more importantly I care deeply on what is in the food I am sharing with others… Here is some basic info on why we should be aware of the dangers of pesticides and shopping list of non-organic fruits and veggies listed from the least amounts of pesticides to the worst… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 3, 2010 at 8:20pm —
Anne Lindeboom (b. 1920, d. 1984), now a toaster
Studio Weiki Somers' project was made to freak us out and help us take a good look at how much we consume just for the sake of consuming and how much waste that we produce for buying carelessly. By turning someone's… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on July 3, 2010 at 5:37pm —