Apple Fibre Flow Chart

Sustainable Alternative Textiles

Sustainable Alternative Textiles – Re-posted from Christina Mogk, MECC Interiors – Creating healthier homes goes well beyond purifying the indoor air and using zero VOC paints. Sustainable alternative textiles conserve resources and avoid petroleum-based fibres. These sustainable fibres can be completely broken down. They also have a healing effect on the wearer and the environment. What does this…

Dulux UK 2020 Colour of the Year

Welcome a New Dawn

Welcome a New Dawn Today’s the day we fall back into standard time. That extra hour in bed ensures that most of us will rise after the dawn, rather than bumping around, bleary-eyed, in the dark. Can you imagine a nicer start to your Sunday than with Dulux UK’s 2020 Colour of the Year? Learn…

Shibui Thoughts

Fellow Tai Chi student, Kim Smith, shared this information with me, from Wikipedia, on the concept of Shibumi.  The aesthetic is something I could certainly embrace.  I believe I will contemplate how shibui can and does inspire my creativity.  Thanks Kim!   Shibui (渋い) (adjective), shibumi (渋み) (noun), or shibusa (渋さ) (noun) are Japanese words which refer to a particular aesthetic of…