These days, more and more consumers are interested in seeking out sustainable products that help protect our earth. A responsibly sourced product is made ethically, with reduced social and environmental impact, and those creating the items are treated fairly and safely. The good news is that there are a lot of great online home decor shops that focus on sustainability and protecting our environment. Here are 11 of our favorites.
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The Citizenry offers handmade and luxury goods sourced directly from artisans around the world. Because they sell direct to consumer, they can price their items lower than other luxury home goods stores. They pride themselves on fair wages, sustainable products, and small-batch creations. This is a great choice for anyone seeking an eclectic, worldly style.
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Threaded focuses on sustainably-made bedding and linens for every home. All of the products are made ethically and even arrive in a fabric bag to reduce hard-to-recycle plastic packaging. They offer a wide variety of cotton and percale sheets, duvets, pillowcases, and more with a down-to-earth, minimalistic vibe.
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Chairish is an online resale website that specializes in luxury furniture and vintage home goods resold by consumers, which is considered much more sustainable than manufacturing new products. It's basically an eBay for decor lovers, and is a great choice if you want to reduce waste and upgrade your home for less money.
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If you're hunting for sustainable and ethical textiles, you'll love Coyuchi. It features many organic linens, towels, bedding, and even clothing. The company has a focus on water-recycling production methods and circular business practices. This is a great shop if you're looking for nautical, beach-inspired decor.Continue to 5 of 11 below.
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Parachute is a popular online linen shop that not only offers a customer-friendly 90-day trial period, but also makes all of its products with an eye toward minimizing their environmental impact. Made from craftspeople around the world, Parachute sells high-quality linen, percale and Turkish cotton sheets, robes, rugs, towels, and more.
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Consider The Little Market your one-stop shop for every accessory your home needs. From woven Rwandan baskets to picture frames hand-made in India, The Little Market prides itself on fair trade products and sustainability. This is a great choice if you're looking to create a home that feels rich in culture and travel.
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Buffy is a direct-to-consumer online store that sells basically one thing: comforters. Made from 100% eucalyptus fiber, Buffy sells two different temperature-regulating comforters: the Breeze and the Cloud. Each one is made sustainably (its filler material incorporates recycled bottles, keeping roughly 50 out of landfills), and has the effect of protecting 12 geese from live-plucking. Plus, they offer a free trial, so you can make sure it's perfect before you pay.Continue to 9 of 11 below.
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Viva Terra features a large selection of globally-inspired goods for every room in your house. They stand behind non-profit and fair trade organizations, and produce products without chemicals or natural dyes. From recycled glass vases to rattan and teak coffee tables, think of Viva Terra as the sustainable online version of Pier 1.
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While Pottery Barn offers items that aren't made sustainability, they also feature a wide selection of ethically made, sustainable, and organic products manufactured with the same quality you know and love. If you are looking for fair trade items that fit nearly any home decor style, Pottery Barn is a great choice. Plus, they frequently have sales, so it's easy to buy sustainably and stay in budget.
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Joybird had quickly become a mainstay in the direct-to-consumer online furniture shopping space, but they are also known for standing behind sustainable and environmentally-friendly production practices. When it comes to finding the perfect chair, sofa, bed, or accent piece for your home, you can't go wrong with Joybird. Their extensive collection is made-to-order and easily customizable to fit your home and style.
Committing to sustainable shopping doesn't have to be hard. Whether you're taking on a home makeover or simply looking for a few home accessories, there are many great retailers that allow you shop from the comfort of your sofa while helping to protect the world we live in.