Whether a work of art is aesthetically pleasing or not, is totally subjective, but we should start to consider whether the materials used in the making of the piece have been sustainably produced. The Thirties oak wardrobe on the right has been upcycled with the sole intention of investigating how man interacts with nature. The use of [...]
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It was just a few days ago that I was invited to a barn in the middle of a field in rural Buckinghamshire. As I drove through the gate the sheep and their lambs looked up quizzically from their grazing. I could see wisps of smoke floating up over the hedge. A witch’s hat [...]
How is an order for a new bookcase eco-chic, totally green, sustainable and also an original work of art?
Our new client’s kitchen has just been renovated, which means that the bookshelves in the fireplace recess now house a collection of vintage china plates. This leaves the books temporarily homeless. If the kitchen renovations have been designed to reflect a green and ec0-friendly lifestyle, the new bookshelves must showcase all of these factors. [...]