These environmentally savvy companies make it easy to give your home an eco-friendly update.
Reducing your carbon footprint doesn’t necessarily mean doing a full 180 on the lifestyle front—baby steps, like swapping out single-use plastics for reusable options, or choosing to bike instead of drive, can add up to make a difference.
Another great place to start being more environmentally conscious is in your own home. Nowadays, you can source of-the-moment furniture, decor, kitchen essentials, and more from purveyors who are committed to sustainability. By shopping these brands, you can help make a small—but mighty—difference. It’s an easy way to feel good while making your space look good—and who doesn’t want that?
We’ve rounded up 15 companies doing their part to protect the planet. Shop the home and closet essentials below to make your space more eco-friendly not just on Earth Day, but every day.
West Elm’s responsible retail strategy employs helpful descriptors—"Fair Trade," "Organic," "Local," etc.—to help you filter your picks to help the environment. Their designs are lauded in the sustainability community for green manufacturing, nontoxic pieces, and recycled materials, and as of today, 60% of their products support at least one of their sustainability initiatives.
The Citizenry set out to build a company that celebrates the people and places behind the products they sell. They partner with master artisans from around the world, blending modern style with time-tested techniques. By personally traveling to each country and using only local materials, they avoid material shipping emissions to produce immaculately crafted, fair-trade goods.
See the full story on Dwell.com: Celebrate Earth Day Every Day With 15 Sustainable Home Brands We Love