Posts tagged interior design
Sustainability & Vegan Design Get Engaged

Sustainability has been a buzzword in the design world for years and it makes sense that we want to offer our clients options that are earth friendly.  I speak candidly about this topic, vegan design, my course and my very personal path that led to where I am today as a vegan educator. It is one of my favorite interviews with Kimberly Seldon of The Business of Design.

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Biophilia - Designing with Emotion & Nature

Our Decor Affects us Physically and Emotionally.

Biophilic Design is the study of how our environments have a tremendous affect on us. Our interior spaces and exteriors such as sidewalks and buildings have a profound influence over our moods and the way our body physically reacts. It’s super interesting. I interviewed Elizabeth Calabrese, leading speaking and influencer for the study of Biophilia. We spoke about everything from hormones to the sidewalks of New York City

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How to Choose Non Toxic, Healthy Fabrics

Did you know that 27% of a fabric’s weight is it’s toxins? Find out about the thousands of chemicals & toxins found in the fabrics you surround yourself with every day! Wrinkle free or iron free sheets contain Formaldehyde in order to avoid the wrinkles. How insane is that?

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Deborah DiMare Featured in Unique Homes Magazine

What image comes to mind when you think of vegan design?

I imagine ultra luxury such as a beautifully made crisp white bed or a fabulous living room with beautiful sumptuous fabrics. The feeling of any vegan space should always emit good health, comfort, happiness and an overall “feel good” environment, a space you never want to leave. Vegan design focuses on optimal health and well being.


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We Were Featured in Dezeen Magazine!

Deborah di Mare, founder of VeganDesign.org, believes that educating consumers about the effects of using animal products in design will push more people to take the next step, from a vegan diet to a fully vegan lifestyle.

She founded her company to do just that. The website functions as an educational platform for people looking for vegan products, and also offers an accredited course for designers worldwide working with vegan materials.

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5 Tips To Finding Cleaning Products That Are Safe For Your Home

Have you ever checked your cleaning product ingredients only to find that there aren’t any listed? That’s because cleaning products are not required by federal law to carry a list of ingredients. It’s a mess. I can help you sort through the hype. Say goodbye to Windex!

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Get The (Vegan) Look: Unique Home Office

Nothing gets you in the “work zone” like having a clean, organized workspace that you love to be in. Having a positive work environment is proven to maximize productivity and we know how easy it is to get distracted when you’re working from home - especially when your four-legged friend is alway asking for a belly rub!

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What To Consider When Moving With Pets

Moving, even if you’re doing it alone or with professional services, is already stressful but moving with your pets doesn’t have to be. If you’re planning to move anytime soon and you still don’t have any idea on how you can do it with your furry friends, consider these tips!

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Get The (Vegan) Look: Dreamy Bedroom

We know what you're thinking: This room is GOALS and how can I do the same? Luckily for you, we've recreated this bohemian neutral-toned bedroom for you! We've sourced only vegan, cruelty-free & toxic-free items that are affordable and can fit in any space (no matter how tiny your home is!)

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Get The (Vegan) Look: Bohemian Bedroom

We know what you're thinking: This room is GOALS and how can I do the same? Luckily for you, we've recreated this bohemian neutral-toned bedroom for you! We've sourced only vegan, cruelty-free & toxic-free items that are affordable and can fit in any space (no matter how tiny your home is!)

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Get The (Vegan) Look: Kid's Playroom

Want to take your children's playroom to the next level? We've got you covered! This playroom is perfect for toddlers who need an open space to play in - with no sharp edges. It's so cute and comfy that you'll want to hang out here!

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Crush Of The Month: Annarita Mancini from Italy

Meet our Crush of the Month, Annarita Mancini, from Italy! Annarita is an interior designer who recently took the Vegan Design 101 Class! After taking the class, Annarita learned how to implement cruelty-free and humane interiors to her practice.

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Crush of The Month: Diana Gill of Divine Gap

Diana Gill, based in New York, is proud to operate a 100% cruelty-free interior design firm called Divine Gap! After taking our Vegan Design 101 Class, Diana strives to design interiors with only the finest sustainable, biodegradable and cruelty-free materials…

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Crush 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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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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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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