Hygge is here! An interview with Nordiskan’s founder Kim Toft

PLEASE INTRODUCE YOURSELF AND TELL US A LITTLE ABOUT YOUR BRAND My name is Kim Toft, I’m in my sixties and I founded Nordiskan three years ago. I was originally planning on enjoying[…]

PomPom Planet-friendly Paradise

Babies grow out of everything at incredible speeds, and it’s too easy to end up entangled in a mess of virtually unrecyclable items – particularly when it feels like everything made for babies made[…]

Interview with Travis, Medley Home’s Own

Founded in 2005, Medley is the brainchild of the two Nagle brothers: Ryan, a graphic designer, and Travis, a marketing and branding expert. The two of them come from a home of creators:[…]

Medley’s Organic and Tailor-Made Furniture

The 20th century brought about many advancements which have undoubtedly made life easier and more convenient for so many, though often at the expense of being respectful of our much-loved planet. Items that[…]


It is often said that that the best way to start a company is by creating something you need and can’t find on the market. So many sustainable products have pursued that path[…]

The Joyful, Unique and Sustainable Happy Habitat Throws

While California is a place of year-round sun and pleasant weather, my British heart is well-adjusted to much harsher winters. In the long months of cold, it becomes essential to have a set[…]

A conversation with Moonshine, expert craftsmanship lighting up the world

Lately, I’ve been on a mission to find home brands that fit this bill, and few have astonished me quite like the Moonshine Lamp Co. Have a read of my interview with founder[…]

Wearing Laura Basci to Annual Academy Awards

Samata wore a Laura Basci couture dress, hand-beaded in Basci’s studio in Los Angeles to the Annual Academy Awards. Laura Basci is a Swiss fashion designer based in LA who focuses on using[…]

A conversation with Honest Sleep

FS Natural Home, and its three incredible divisions – The Futon Shop, Honest Sleep, and Organic Sofas, are the brainchild of Suzanne Diamond, a trailblazer in the world of sustainable furniture design. Throughout the[…]

Talking innovative and sustainable lifestyle solutions with CasaOne’s Shashank PS

Following this dive into my favourite find since coming over to Los Angeles, I loved sitting down with one of CasaOne’s founders Shashank PS. The innovative business he runs with Madhusudan Kagwad, owns[…]