No sound is so associated with sultry summer days in Southern France as a loud buzzing insect chorus. These cigales are not crickets, but cicadas. Whilte the cricket stridulates, chirping by striking their wings against…
The Strawberry Earth 4th Anniversary Dinner &
Afterparty was a blast! Thank you to everyone who shared
the evening with us and all our digital supporters and well
wishers. You can find some fun photos of…
Chocolonely sure know how to make awesome chocolate and
give their fans a unique holiday treat: a visit to your front door
from Saint Nicholas himself!
Ever wondered what it might be like to get…
Why look like a household drudge if you can look
culi-fashionable ;-) I'm definitely going to shine this Christmas
with the beautiful kitchen aprons and kitchentowels from Commis de Cuisine. Their tablecloths and…
Imagine having socks that actually lasted a lifetime... i.e. no
more holes, guaranteed! You'd save money, massively reduce your
consumption footprint and, with these Socrates socks, you'd look pretty sharp too ;-)
MHOOM has it all. You can go there for a new haircut,
a great outfit or even an eye-catching design piece for your home.
And you know what’s really awesome? Strawberry fans will get
a 20% discount on all fashion…
I love browsing the oneplanetcrowd.nl site to see all the great ideas that
are looking for crowdfunding support. There's so much innovation
and creativity, and the great part is that it's all from very
If you've been reading my blog for a while you'll know that I
LOVE the fashion collection of Lu Flux - a UK based
brand, run by the lovely designer Lu. Fortunately for all of you
Brits out there Lu has just opened up…
For Curated.nl I select my fave 'strawberry-style'
goodies. I hope all my subscribers are happy with my latest
strawberry gift: the skyplanter from
I love to be surrounded by green. It gives you piece of…
Charlie + Mary are true pioneers in showing
that style and green & fair fashion go hand in hand! We are big
fans of their shop in de Pijp in Amsterdam and their webshop.
And there for we are honored that they sell…
I just got a fun Christmas gift from Olaf Wit
from Wit Industries:
the Fendor-Bendor. A foldable rear fender (mudguard) for
(fixed) gear bikes. This is Dutch produced rear fender for people
who don't like a…
There'l be some redecorating and redesigning in the Strawberry
Earth HQ in 2013 and I definitely have my eye on these Vool(s) wooden laptop stands. Beautiful!
Vool is made using pine grown on an eco conscious farm near…
This is big news for the future of recycling in the city. Dutch
product design agency Waarmakers, came up
with a simple idea to create a new type of garbage bag - a bag with
a stand out (partly transparent) design into…
One of the things I'm most excited about for the coming year(s),
is the redesign and reopening of the Shell Tower in Amsterdam.
ID&T, a creative music event company and partners have a vision
that will transform the…
This is so cool. Landfill Harmonic is a small town in Paraguay where a
youth chamber orchestra plays Beethoven and The Beatles on
instruments made out of scraps from the local landfill.
For more fantastic ways to…
Provocative art by Agan Harahap - a series of photographs (entitled
'Garden Flesh') featuring wild animals "trapped" in supermarkets
forcing us to conisder the complex relationship between humans and
animals in our…