5 Questions to ask your home builder

Timber house frame

Many new homeowners just don’t know where to start when it comes to talking to their home builder about sustainability. We’ve put together a quick and easy list of questions to make that conversation easier. 1. Where do you source your materials? A great first question to ask your home builder is where they source […]

Accountability in fashion

Clothing on a rack

What do trees have to do with a sustainable fashion industry? Have you been thinking about the companies you buy from and how you can hold them accountable for making responsible decisions for the planet? Recent shifts in consumer behaviour indicate a growing emphasis on sustainability and ethical practices, with buyers increasingly favouring brands that […]

Forest fashion – would you wear wood fibre?

woman facing backward wearing Tencel fabric shirt dress

Check your labels, you may already be wearing a garment made from wood fibre. Viscose/rayon, Lyocell/Tencel, modal and several other types of fabric are almost always made of yarn spun from wood fibres. A small percentage is made of bamboo, soy or sugar cane and a smaller again portion from recycled clothing. Wood-based fabric is […]

Timeless, sustainable style is just one of the benefits of wood

You know the feeling: walking into a room that just works. It feels welcoming and appealing, and you want to spend time there. It’s ‘the aesthetic’, but unironically. Whatever that room’s specific style, it will almost always contain wood. Wooden floors, furniture, cladding and accessories are all mainstays of interior design, with good reason. The […]

Discover the enduring allure of wooden furniture: 6 key advantages to consider

Wooden furniture has been a staple in homes for centuries, and for good reason. Its timeless appeal, coupled with a range of benefits, makes it a popular choice for interior design. Here are five key advantages of timber furniture that make it a worthwhile investment for any home or space looking for a nature-connected feel […]

Building a mindful home with natural materials

Can wood improve your mental wellbeing and help you be more mindful at home? Do you feel busier than ever? In our fast-paced lives, finding the time to engage in activities that support our mental wellbeing can be a source of stress in and of itself. Spending time in nature has proven benefits, including lower […]