Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios

March 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios

Just steps from the entrance to New York City’s High Line park sits fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg’s flagship store and studios. From the outside, the historic Meatpacking District building looks like a plain brick structure, but design firm Work Architecture has actually transformed the building into a glittering modern work space filled with natural light that shines down through a clear, 6-story staircase. The staircase peaks in a geometric skylight that connects to von Furstenberg’s stunning green-roofed penthouse apartment . READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Diane von Furstenberg , diane von furstenberg penthouse , diane von furstenberg studios , dvf , dvf flagship , dvf new york , green apartments , green design , green nyc apartments , green roof , Meatpacking District

See the rest here: 
Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios

Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios

March 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios

Just steps from the entrance to New York City’s High Line park sits fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg’s flagship store and studios. From the outside, the historic Meatpacking District building looks like a plain brick structure, but design firm Work Architecture has actually transformed the building into a glittering modern work space filled with natural light that shines down through a clear, 6-story staircase. The staircase peaks in a geometric skylight that connects to von Furstenberg’s stunning green-roofed penthouse apartment . READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Diane von Furstenberg , diane von furstenberg penthouse , diane von furstenberg studios , dvf , dvf flagship , dvf new york , green apartments , green design , green nyc apartments , green roof , Meatpacking District

The rest is here:
Diane von Furstenberg’s Green-Roofed Penthouse Sits Atop Her NYC Studios

7 Water-Saving Innovations Used by the Garment Industry

March 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on 7 Water-Saving Innovations Used by the Garment Industry

It might not be obvious when you’re shopping for new clothes, but according to  World Bank , 17-20 percent of industrial water pollution is caused by the clothing industry. Disheartened by the damage, and in honor of World Water Day, we dug around for some awesome water-saving technologies that companies are employing to keep the life-giving liquid safe for drinking. From sneakers made with waterless dye to jeans that are cleaned with ozone technology instead of water , check out these 7 innovators and their water-saving ways! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Adriano Goldschmied , AG Jeans , AirDye , DyeCoo , eco-fashion , Ethical Fashion , green fashion , Huntsman , Jeanologia , Levi-Strauss , Levis , Nike , Sustainable Fashion , sustainable style , water conservation , waterless dyeing , waterless jeans , wearable technology , world water day

Read the original:
7 Water-Saving Innovations Used by the Garment Industry

Get Fast Cash for Used Gadgets with eBay’s Instant Sale Site

March 23, 2012 by  
Filed under Green, Recycle

Comments Off on Get Fast Cash for Used Gadgets with eBay’s Instant Sale Site

OK, early adopters: You want to spring for the latest phone or tablet, but your old one is still in great condition. What to do? Instead of holding onto those old electronics, or trying to pawn them off on friends or family, you can sell them back to an electronics wholesaler for cold, hard cash. With Instant Sale , eBay’s electronics buy-back site, you can unload your unwanted gadgets for fast money, and your old electronics will be recycled and resold. Read the rest of Get Fast Cash for Used Gadgets with eBay’s Instant Sale Site Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: apple , Apple Computers , cell phone , ebay , instant sale , iPad , ipad wifi 64gb , iPhone , iphone 3g , iphone 4 , mac , macbook pro , magic mouse , mobile device , mobile phone , smartphones

Read more:
Get Fast Cash for Used Gadgets with eBay’s Instant Sale Site

Bad Behavior has blocked 1047 access attempts in the last 7 days.