Get Green with Style Blog


Definition and Product of the Week 10.02.2010

Each Saturday, we post a definition and a product of the week so that you can learn more about going green and what makes particular products green. This week, we’ll define THERMAL BRIDGE and the product of the week is ZOLA FURNISHINGS.


Definition and Product of the Week 09.25.2010

Upcycling is when an item is recycled, but it is used to make the same product again! Glass drink bottles can be recycled and made into glass again. However, aluminim cans cannot be upcycled because the material on the top of the can is different from the rest of the can.


Interview with Jill Salisbury – Part 3

“I have accepted the responsibility of setting a high standard for healthy, sustainable interiors and hopefully I will inspire others to do the same. Passion is contagious. I witnessed it from my role models and now I want to pay it forward.” – Jill Salisbury


Interview with Jill Salisbury – Part 2

“As much as I love designing furniture, I did not want to simply create more “stuff” to put on our planet. I wanted to develop product that had a soul and was a celebration of what we as designers can accomplish when we apply the wisdom of nature to our practice and work harmoniously with the eco system.” – Jill Salisbury


Interview with Jill Salisbury – Part 1

Inspired by Janine Benyus, author of Biomimicry, my goal is to constantly apply nature’s wisdom into my designs. – Jill Salisbury


Definition and Product of the Week 09.04.2010

Each Saturday, we post a definition and a product of the week so that you can learn more about going green and what makes particular products green. This week, we’ll define DOWNCYCLING and the product of the week is AMERICAN BARN COMPANY.


Definition and Product of the Week 07.17.2010

eCollection is a line of transitional to contemporary styled upholstered furniture that is environmentally friendly. The company uses recycled materials, formaldehyde-free finishes, natural fiber textiles, and sustainable wood to create a great product.


Definition and Product of the Week 05.22.2010

Each Saturday, we post a definition and a product of the week so that you can learn more about going green and what makes particular products green. This week, we’ll define what is GREEN ROOF and the product of the week is Q COLLECTION.