13 heirloom gifts that will stand the test of time

December 11, 2017 by  
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A gift that will stand the test of time is one that can be treasured by many people – not just the current recipient! Heirloom gifts such as cast iron cookware , pocketwatches , and rare books can literally last for generations if loved and cared for properly, so check out our list of gorgeous heirloom gift ideas that can suit anyone on your holiday list. HEIRLOOM GIFT IDEAS >

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Mexican Designers and Artisans Bring Innovation to the Pottery Tradition of Oaxaca

May 13, 2011 by  
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A group of designers are teaming up with artisans from the Oaxaca region of Mexico to host a program that will provide training, collaboration, promotion and fair commercialization of their work. This social design project titled “Innovating Tradition” was started by Kythzia Barrera as her thesis at the Man and Humanity masters course at the Design Academy of Eindhoven Read the rest of Mexican Designers and Artisans Bring Innovation to the Pottery Tradition of Oaxaca Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ceramic , eco design , green design , innovando la tradicion , innovating tradition , kythzia barrera , mexican craft , mexican crafts , mexican design , oaxaca , pottery , social design , tradition , traditional

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Stillwater Dwellings Finishes Soaring Butterfly Roof Prefab Home In Santa Barbara

May 13, 2011 by  
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Waterproof Ceylon Paper Pottery Made From Sand, Paper & Recycled Wood

September 15, 2010 by  
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Images: Ceylon Paper Pottery Regular ceramics are pretty energy-intensive products , though there’s a number of innovative alternatives (like no-fire tiles or crockery made from recycled post-consumer and post-industrial waste). But what about paper-based pottery? Well, the company Ceylon Paper Pottery has their tasteful version of fair-trade, sustainable and biodegradable pottery — made from waste wood, recycled paper and sand, without toxic chemicals or varnishes — and is actual…

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Fired for Commuting to Work on a Segway? No Way!

September 15, 2010 by  
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Image: pdsphil, Flickr Could you get fired for riding your Segway to work? What if it needs a charge to get you back home again so you plug it in to your employer’s socket? Of course, you cannot answer such a question without a little bit of context

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