The Bathroom Reinvented: Hyphae Design

Posted by on Aug 25, 2009 in Blog, Uncategorized | No Comments

Didn’t even know about these guys who happen to be neighbors in West Oakland! Kudos to them….not only for their products but for their nod to the hyphy music scene. [vodpod id=ExternalVideo.864614&w=425&h=350&fv=]

West Coast Green, San Jose

Posted by on Sep 28, 2008 in Blog, Uncategorized | No Comments

West Coast Green concluded yesterday at the San Jose Convention Center. It’s the largest conference and expo on green innovation in green build. Al Gore’s keynote speech yesterday focused on the lack of attention that the climate crisis is getting in comparison to the financial meltdown. He said that Americans are avoiding and/or ignoring the […]

Design for Keeps

Posted by on Apr 22, 2008 in Blog, Uncategorized | No Comments

The AIGA Y Conference in San Diego concluded on March 29th. This years conference examined how individuals, communities, nations and the world are developing new paradigms for a more healthy and sustainable culture. Here’s a link to HOW Magazine writer Carmen’s blog about the conference. This speaker’s overview really spoke to me. “Sue Redding, a […]

Bay Equipment Exchange ~ the B.E.E.

Posted by on Feb 7, 2008 in Blog, Uncategorized | No Comments

Refurbished refrigerator equipment for grocery stores. This team fixes up Hussman and other fridges [which they claim are better made than their new counterparts] and install them at your local mom and pop grocery stores as well as some large chains. They take REUSE very seriously and are dedicated professionals with a passion for their […]

Sit Bag ~ old suitcases turned into furniture

Posted by on Feb 5, 2008 in Blog, Uncategorized | 7 Comments

From MaybeDesign out of Turkey. What an interesting idea. Fabrics are gorgeous….these would be great in a waiting room or kids room.