I’m not used to thinking of the Oscars as a particularly green event, no matter how cool it is to go green nowadays. But Livia Firth (wife of Mr. Darcy) managed to convince a few people to wear dresses made from recycled fabrics and synthetics. Notably, Oscar Winner Meryl Streep’s dress is made from “eco-certified fabric.” I wonder what this means? Still, I’m happy to see this trend and hope she can keep the buzz going! (Read more)
Dreamtime (follow some links):
- Awesome recycling project: Torn socks become java sleeves, not that I can drink coffee, sniffle! It’s in Swedish, but the photos convey the concept pretty well.
- Do you like armchair traveling? I do.
- Got uterine fibroids? Shrinking Fibroids is an awesome blog that tracks research and articles on the topic.