“Nido di Seta is a love story towards our land, our activity and our origins.” Together, Giovanna, Miriam and Domenico, make a perfect combination of skills, interests and passions: Miriam says she does not want to live in places where you no longer see the sky; Giovanna approaches the world with a particular set of… Read More Nido di Seta: Experiments with Silk
As 2016 calendars are getting closer to its end, it is clear that holidays are coming and with them, a truly intense -but avoidable- period of consumption. And although the counciousness on the importance of being environmentally responsible is growing little by little, still the impacts of overconsumption are deeply affecting our quality of life.… Read More Consumption habits: let’s teach our little ones
Christmas dinner is my favourite part of Christmas. Roast potatoes are my favourite but every bit of a Christmas dinner plays its part in making my Christmas great. But how sustainable and eco-friendly is it? The Soil Association found that a typical Christmas dinner with all of its imported trimmings creates a nearly 50,000 miles.… Read More A Green Christmas Dinner
Etsy Holiday Gift Guide It’s that time of year again, Christmas is around the corner! I have a 3 year old daughter and a bunch of other children to buy for this year. But whilst most people are running around the shops trying to find the latest must-have toy before it sells out, I’m sitting… Read More Etsy Holiday Gift Guide: my favourite handmade toys
Etsy Holiday Gift Guide Getting cagy about Christmas gifts? I can understand that. The end of the calendar is an intense period for all of us. But don’t feel overwhelmed; No Serial Number Magazine is here to help. And we have a great selection of 10 eco-friendly gifts, all coming from one of our favourite… Read More Etsy Holiday Gift Guide: 10 eco-friendly gifts for Christmas
The founders of Efaisto Bernard and Lou-Adrien want to change the way that we shop with ethical fashion made by South-East Asian artisans. Their website allows you to have custom made products, handmade just for you. You can also see and learn about the person who is making your product, and you can view exactly how much you’re… Read More Hate shopping malls… love unique items!
The road which leads us to Maria’s house is an endless undulation of hills. As the crow flies, it is very close to the starting point of our journey, Rimini. However, once we have left the plains, the road becomes uneven, continuously rolling hills blend into each another until we reach Ardiano (Roncofreddo, Forli-Cesena), where… Read More From Fleece to Yarn …
I know very well how difficult it is to find a winter coat that will last for a very long time. Fashion always changes season by season and rarely the same winter fashion will come back the following year and most of us feel that we have to follow trends… but we don’t (I was never… Read More The perfect sustainable winter coat exists!
Buying a Christmas gift for a man can, sometime, be very tough or boring. The classic pullover, a scarf or the everlasting tie … We decided to search on Etsy for interesting and beautiful handmade gifts for your men, because we always think that handmade crafts makes the difference. Today we suggest to enter the world of cufflinks,… Read More What can he find under the Christmas tree?
Let’s go green this year for Halloween and invest money into eco-friendly items to help celebrate this annual celebration in green style! Every year a huge amount of pumpkins and plastic decorations are used during Halloween and it is important that we all do our bit to minimise the waste during this period of the… Read More Go eco-friendly this Halloween …