Attention all Amsterdammers (and Berliners): get ready to enjoy
your balcony, garden or roof terrace to the fullest with this
private gardening training session from Cityplot!
Cityplot’s talented green-fingered…
How about this for a strawberry lamp: the BLOOM solar lamp
charges during the day, to give you some cosy lighting inside or
outside at night. The BLOOM is a project waiting for your help to
become a reality - and to…
Here's some food for thought: high taxes on labour make
businesses minimize their number of employees. Resources, however,
remain untaxed; they are used unrestrained. This system causes
unemployment and scarcity of…
Hurray! We have our 3 winners for
De Krat competition of last week. These lucky
winners receive a lovely box of food from De Krat. Enjoy
Among the winners were Alaina, Leonie
and Barbara from Rotterdam, who…
Close your eyes. Take a bite. Enjoy your trip down Memory Lane!
For my personal trip back in time, I took the train to
Rotterdam. It’s the city where I studied and lived for five
years. And in my absence, a new…
Buy Nothing New – but discover what you already have!
That's the idea of the people from Buy Nothing
It's a platform for alternatives for buying new. Why? Because
it's about time we step away from the…
I stumbled up on this wonderful designer called Momo Wang. Her collection is an explosion of color and
shows that up-cycling can be amazing!
Wang used second hand materials and clothing from the flea
Vroom, vroom! The SnappCar team is on
your doorstep, ready to make your car look brand new again. Yes,
attention all strawberry car owners, share your car on SnappCar and
get a 'snappy' carwash!
SnappCar want to reduce…
Wow! We are super happy with our beautiful new wallpaper from
Ariyoshi. She's one of our favourite designers. Currently she
works and studies at the Kingston University in London.
In August this year "The…
Jonah is a short film by Kibwe Tavares. It's set in Zanzibar and
looks at the effects tourism can have on a country from an economic
and environmental perspective. Mbwana and his best friend Juma are
men with big…
Isn't nature just awesome!! Check out these stunning photos I
came across via odditiesoflife. They're photographs of Red
Beach in China. The beach’s unique color is caused by
the Suaeda vera plant - it's…
Check out this amazing new hotel
concept in New York!
A hotel that produces
food! The Allotment concept encourages locals and guests to
experience eating, cooking and sharing locally produced food.
Hello sunshine! Time to decorate your house with solar panels
right here and right now. Why? Because, solar energy =
‘strawberry’ energy and you can also save money with
your solar roof!
And there are…
I am an eco-friendly person. Really. But I have a confession to
make. Actually, there are three. Here we go:
1. I cannot eat this chocolate spread anymore and it has
nothing to do with the taste. It tastes great.…
For all you guitar playing Strawberry's!Have a look at these guitars made out of old skate boards.
Rather than simply throw away all that quality wood that goes in a
skateboard, Argentinean Luthier Ezequiel Galasso and…
A real clever design by Swedish research company Innventia and
designers Anna Glansén and Hanna Billqvist from design
agency Tomorrow Machine.
Together they have created The Sustainable Expanding Bowl. Re-usable…
Is it sheep? Or is it cow? No, it’s Herbast! And
it’s the meat of one of the animals Dutch Designer Marije
Vogelzang invented as a reaction to meat substitutes in
Schnitzels, burgers and…
Celebrate nature this Saturday at
Roest in Amsterdam!
Fête de la
Nature! Has organized a day of celebrating all great things in
nature. Roll up your city sleeves and dip into nature!
Build a fire, try a…
Hip hip hooray! O My Bag is
throwing a birthday party to celebrate 2 years of eco-fabulousness.
You'll be treated to a super sample sale! O my God? O My Bag!
Meet Dirty Harry, Posh Stacey and Frankie Fierce.…
Yippie! It's finally sunny! Time to go to the beach or...how
about a natural swimming pool?
Forget about that unpleasant chlorine smell! Companies
like Clear Water
Revival (UK) and Pure Wtr (NL) can help
Free soup alert! Damn Food
Waste is feeding 5000 people at the museum square in Amsterdam
on 29 June. The lunch is made of fresh greens that would normally
be thrown away because of different shapes or size.
Hej! Jag kommer till Skandinavien! Yep. This is Google and I'm
practicing Swedish because in one week I’m driving up north
for some quality time in nature.
First I’m going to Copenhagen: city of bikes.…
Men wear t-shirts. White ones. Their whole life. And if
possible, the same ones. Via Witteboorden
you'll never have to go shopping for new t-shirts anymore. In short
it’s TheUltimateFathersDayPrezzie®. For…
A light bulb powered by living algae instead of electricity! A
truly green design by Gyula Bodonyi.
The AlgaeBulb explores the use of organisms in a LED light
bulb and using the green power of algae. When it's going to…
Ring, ring! Remember Fairphone? They
started out in 2010 as an awareness project about conflict minerals
in electronics. And now, 3 years later, they are about to produce
their first phone.
We can’t live…