Handcrafted Dual Function Tipsy Stools are Made from 100% Sustainably Harvested Wood

September 24, 2014 by  
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Chicago-based Tinsel & Timber just released their latest design: the Tipsy Stool, a handcrafted chair that doubles as a side table. Made from 100% sustainably harvested wood , the Tipsy Stool is set atop a powder coated steel wire base and is available in Walnut or Maple. Each stool is made in their Chicago studio and is hand finished with natural oil and wax. The Tipsy Stool retails for $249; Tinsel & Timber plant a tree through their partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation for each product sold. + Tinsel & Timber The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green furniture” , arbor day foundation , dual function furniture , handcrafted furniture , maple , natural oil , natural wax , reader submitted content , sustainably harvested wood , Tinsel & Timber , tipsy stool , Walnut

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Canada’s Most Cherished Maple Tree Grows in Toronto

October 4, 2011 by  
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Photo: B. Alter Canada’s unofficial national anthem is The Maple Leaf Forever. It was written in 1867, the year of Confederation, by Alexander Muir. He was inspired by the glorious tree in front of his house, Maple Cottage. And here they are folks, both still standing. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Today’s Top Tweets from SXSW Eco

October 4, 2011 by  
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If you don’t know by now, SXSW Eco starts tomorrow in Austin, Texas. The three-day event will included everyone from eco-celebs like Philippe Cousteau Jr to laypeople like myself. But don’t worry, if you cannot attend…we are here to keep you in the loop. Check back daily for interesting tweets, photos and interviews. Here are just a few tweets we saw today as attendees started arriving. And remember, if you are here at south-by, hash your tweets with #SXSWEco to get in on the action…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Awesome Recycled Skateboard iPhone Cases, Bike Fenders & Jewelry From MapleXO (Photos)

November 9, 2010 by  
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Photo: Founder of MapleXO Lindsay Jo Holmes with recycled skateboard iPhone case and earrings (above via Grove and MapleXO below) Recycling skateboards is nothing new, as skateboarder and designer Lindsay Jo Holmes will tell you. Holmes is the founder and mastermind behind MapleXO , a Portland-based company that specializes in hip, handcrafted jewelry and standout accessories — like the terrific iPhone 4 case shown above — made..

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Next Step On Climate? We Have A Choice.

November 9, 2010 by  
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Barbarians At The Gate, a TV movie.

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