7 Reasons Why We Love Hemp

Hemp is one of those ancient magical fibers that can be used for almost everything, from building a home to making lotion. Contrary to popular belief, hemp and marijuana are not the same - they are however both part of the cannabis family. Think of them as cousins, rather than siblings. So, why is America obsessed with hemp? Let’s find out!

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Designer of The Month: Santiago Bernal of Concepto Uno

Santiago Bernal is an award-winning interior designer based in Miami, Florida. Santiago specializes in residences, corporate & hospitality interiors for clients across the globe. Santiago saw the need to offer a cruelty-free option to his high-end clients and decided to take the Vegan Design 101 Class and is now proudly a  VEGANDESIGN.ORG CERTIFIED™ designer.

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Crush of the Month: Utama Spice

We are so excited for you to meet our April Crush of the Month, Utama Spice! Utama Spice is a traditional skincare company based in Ubud, Bali. Founded by  Dayu Suci and Melanie Templer in 1989, the original goal of Utama Spice was to maintain the Balinese tradition of using 100% natural & herbal remedies...

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A Typical Day in the Life of a Fur Farm Worker

Many of us are well aware that the conditions are horrible for the animals on fur farms. But have you considered how inhumane the conditions are for the workers as well in this shameful industry. Filth, toxic chemicals, and tons of waste. This is what surrounds humans and non-humans on the farms that breed and slaughter animals for their fur and skins...

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5 Tips on Displaying Artwork from a Feng Shui Interior Designer

Our homes are a reflection of us and how we feel also reflects on our homes. The colors, shapes and especially the subject matter of an art piece can tell you a lot. Even the frame of a particular art piece can speak volumes. Not only as an Interior Designer but also as a Feng Shui practitioner I see a lot of meaning behind art pieces that we keep in our homes...

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5 Vegan Flooring Trends & Tips

Flooring is a challenging issue that has made people weary for centuries. They come in different forms, shapes, materials, sizes,and costs. Sustainable flooring denotes the use of eco-friendly materials in the production process of flooring. Now, sustainable flooring is trending in the market as people are getting more and more environmentally conscious...

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Crush of the Month: Donna Salyers' Fabulous Furs

Fabulous Furs began with a passion for animals, needle, thread, and the belief that cruelty-free fashion could be achieved. Nearly 30 years ago, after sewing a luxurious faux fur coat for herself, Donna Salyers designed a sewing kit so others could do the same.

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Designer of The Month: Helen Winter of Coral Interiors in Dorset, UK

Helen Winters and her team specialize in residential homes and holiday homes in Dorset, Hampshire and Devon in the United Kingdom. Whether you are looking to update a single room or renovate your entire property, Helen works closely with you to achieve a space that is a true reflection of your lifestyle and aspirations.

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5 Good Reasons Why Hanging Chairs Are a Must

Who doesn’t love a hanging chair? I mean, have you seen the latest trends and styles the market has to offer? Owning one, is like placing a beautiful sculpture casually in your home in the most unexpected ways for admiration. A variety of style preferences are readily available for us to choose from, but beyond the aesthetics of a hanging chair, from time to time offer many other soothing benefits that we can all enjoy from these beautiful chairs...

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Why Vegan Alternatives Are Healthier For You

Living in a healthy environment is great for your physical and mental well-being and using vegan alternatives will enhance the benefits. We spend 90% of our time indoors and home is the environment you have most control over. However, toxic chemicals make their way into the homes like  uninvited guests. Chemicals are all over new furniture, sprayed onto floor coverings and are even those super cozy pillows on your bed...

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Crush of the Month: Marisol Hernandez of Exciting Windows

We are so excited for you to meet our Crush of the Month, Marisol Hernandez of Exciting Windows! Exciting Windows! by Marisol specializes in Custom Draperies, Shades, Blinds, and Shutters. In addition can help you with Upholstery, Bedding, and Motorization.

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Designer of The Month: Chloe Bullock of Materialise Interiors in Brighton, UK

Chloe Bullock is an interior designer based in Brighton, Sussex who currently works for clients in South East England. Chloe is a BIID Registered Interior Designer® at the British Institute of Interior Design and a VeganDesign.org Certified designer.

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Who Is Modern Meadow?

Modern Meadow is a biofabrication company based in New Jersey. We know what you're thinking, what the heck is biofabrication? In the design world, biofabrication is a scientific term for using cells, proteins and other living materials, to make fabrics & textiles. Just last year, this New Jersey crew created the world's FIRST biofabricated & animal-free leather called ZOA™.

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5 Ways To Refresh Your Space For The New Year

The new year is the perfect time to take a step back, reflect on your past and plan for your future. The spaces in which you live and spend the most time in, greatly influence your energy, productivity and overall outlook on life. So, today we're giving you 5 tips that will refresh and revitalize your space for the ultimate new year!

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Top 9 Vegan Holiday Gift Ideas

‘Tis the season – to buy gifts that spread the light of kindness! Here are 2017's Top 9 Vegan Holiday Gifts, because a compassionate & cruelty-free gift will always be a more thoughtful choice.

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Just Announced: Deborah DiMare Will Be Speak At The Seed Food & Wine Summit

We are so excited to announce that Certified Cruelty Free founder, Deborah Rosenberg, is going to be a speaker at the Seed Food and Wine Festiva in Miami on November 3rd! Deborah will speak amongst influential figures such as, Rich Roll & John Salley...

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Pamela Anderson Urges Kim Kardashian To Stop Wearing Fur

Read The Letter That Pamela Anderson Wrote to Kim Kardashian, urging her to stop wearing fur. We love seeing influential celebrities who take stand for innocent animals...

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