SUSTAINABLE LIVING

What is sustainable living? In our opinion, living sustainably means making the better choice. This does not mean giving up, but conscious living and selected consumption.

Minimalism: the conscious decision for more value

Minimalism stands for the decision for more value and quality in life. We show 7 tips and impulse questions to implement the lifestyle

Black Friday Boycott: For the environment & for your own wallet

Refraining from consumption instead of a buying frenzy. More and more consumers and well-known players are calling for the Black Friday Boycott. We show what it's all about

The ultimate X-Mas guide for sustainable Christmas gifts

Whether for him or her, these are the best ideas for stylish and sustainable Christmas gifts that will bring joy for a long time

Christmas window decorations: The 10 best ideas and pictures

The right decoration for every style. Ten creative ideas for a Christmas window decoration

Sustainable Advent calendar - this is how zero waste Christmas works

It doesn't always have to be chocolate. A sustainable advent calendar with individual gifts is a special joy and attention. We show the best ideas and designs.

BrewDog CEO Marcus Thieme on beer that saves the planet

With “Equity For Punks”, the craft beer brand BrewDog is collecting investments for a green infrastructure. In an exclusive interview, CEO Marcus Thieme explains how beer can promote nature and climate protection  

5 creative fashion upcycling ideas for winter time

The best upcycling ideas to pass the winter months away. Here are the top DIY trends for a creative wardrobe

Sustainable packaging: order and ship in an environmentally friendly way

Ordering and sending packages is part of everyday life. However, since this can harm the environment, we show alternatives for sustainable packaging

Zero waste bathroom: oasis of wellbeing in the name of sustainability

Bathrooms are full of beauty and wellness products. However, these can only be really enjoyed if they can be used with a clear conscience. That works in the Zero Waste Bathroom

Transform to Net Zero: How to make the economy climate neutral by 2050

Microsoft launches the Transfrom to Net Zero initiative for climate protection. Discover what that means and how companies can contribute

Green Looks Great: In an interview with fair fashion blogger Mary

Since 2017, Mary has been proving on her blog Green Looks Great that sustainability and style can be easily combined. In the interview, she reveals how it works  

Detox tea: An effective herbal cure for everyone?

You want to support your body through detoxification and get get rid of annoying water retention? Discover how easy this can be with detox tea!

News: Ruinart promotes sustainable luxury

The champagne house Maison Ruinart is launching a sustainable “second skin” bottle protection as a symbol of the new, environmentally friendly understanding of luxury 

Mottainai: On the Art of Not Wasting

The Japanese Mottainai philosophy describes appreciation and respect for our resources. We show how the concept promotes sustainability in everyday life

Alexander Taylor launches ATID innovation platform for more sustainability

As a platform for research and development of new materials, Alexander Taylor paves the way for a more sustainable fashion industry with ATID

Easy Guide: Top 5 Must-Have Brands for a Minimalist Backpack

Backpacks are practical and can also be really stylish. For example in minimalist design. We show our top 5 brands for your minimalist backpack

Cutting consumption: Less consumption, more quality of life

Simple and yet luxurious - is that possible? Discover ways to forego or reduce consumption without having to restrict yourself

Viva con Agua - The All Profit Organization

Viva con Agua is committed to a world without thirst. In an exclusive interview, co-founder Tobias Rau reveals how it works and how you can be active in times of COVID-XNUMX

The definition of luxury is changing: Ideal values ​​are outperforming overconsumption

Luxury has long ceased to mean wasteful consumption. The new definition of luxury revolves around values ​​and responsibility

Minimalist Living: The trend at home is that easy

What is the minimalist living trend? We clean up with clichés like strelies living and radical mucking out

The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and their level of awareness

Awareness of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals is almost 50%. Society predominantly combines sustainability and climate protection with the SDGs, but many other important aspects are hidden behind them

Simple tricks for self-catering in the big city

Self-sufficiency - an environmentally friendly megatrend. We show how the concept works for self-caterers on the balcony and in the city

Kitchen trends 2020 - this is how a stylish kitchen upgrade works

Kitchen trends 2020 combine elegant color schemes, harmonious room concepts and sustainability. You can find out how this works here

What is organic honey - differences, standards and seals

Organic honey can do a lot more than just sweeten our breakfast - we show how liquid gold promotes environmental protection and what is important when making a selection

Organic cotton - the most important facts and the most beautiful brands

Key facts, tips on care, advantages and brands - we present everything you need to know about sustainable organic cotton

On The Go: Sustainable backpacks for every occasion

Sustainable, minimalist backpacks are functional, environmentally friendly and even really chic! Here's what to look for and where to get them

Urban gardening ideas increase well-being in everyday life

In 2020, urban gardening ideas became an absolute trend. Natural gardeners promote their fun, well-being and environmental protection

Detergent without plastic - this is how environmentally friendly washing works

While we clean our laundry, we can pollute the environment properly - we show what is important when choosing detergents

Are you a global citizen? Find out here!

Cosmopolitanism is one of the megatrends of our time. We'll show you what to look for to become a global citizen

Activism for more justice, compassion and courage

Activism promotes positive change in our society. We show personalities who inspire us to become active ourselves

Inspiration & ideas for home trends and design 5

As every year, there are many new ways to upgrade modern homes effortlessly as well as stylishly. These are the Top 5 interior home trends and design ideas 2020

Auction platforms: Antique objects are the luxury of tomorrow

The desire for sustainability and exclusivity leads to the boom in the auction platforms for antiques. We show where you bid best

Slow fashion - 20 tips to easily implement the trend

Buying, selling, lending, swapping - there are no limits to the conscious use of fashion. With these tips you are choosing quality, exclusivity and the protection of the environment and people

World Bee Day: A campaign for species protection, biodiversity and people

World Bee Day aims to raise awareness about protecting bees. We show why species conservation is relevant every day of the year

Digitization and Corona: How Covid-19 accelerates the digital future

COVID-19 makes digital networking more important than ever. We show the importance of digitization due to Corona

Online Shopping - Pros & Cons for a convenient shopping experience

How sustainable is online shopping? Advantages and disadvantages of digital shopping and ways to simply avoid CO2 emissions when shopping

Covid-19: Curse or Blessing for the Retail Sector?

A fictional dispute between our editors, in which two opposing points of view are prepared in an abstract and fact-based manner - pro and con

Clean eating recipes - Here's your 3-day detox plan

To deacidify the body and bring it back into balance, three days are enough. We show how it works and provide you with suitable clean eating recipes

Coronavirus and the environment - Five things the crisis teaches us about climate change

The environmental impact of Coronavirus is controversial. However, it is certain that the pandemic teaches us important insights for dealing with climate change

Fit for March with the 10-Step Easy Detox Plan

Spring is approaching - Detox your body easily with our 10-point Easy Detox Plan over the weekend

Green cosmetics - What is behind it?

Clean beauty, vegan, organic or natural cosmetics - these are the differences and these ingredients belong on the no-go list

Electromobility - quantum leap or hype?

A fictional dispute between our editors, in which two opposing points of view are prepared in an abstract and fact-based manner - pro and con

20 tips for conscious living with zero waste and no plastic

Microplastics and plastic avoidance are omnipresent, an issue with an extraordinary impact on our planet. Tips for a life without plastic.  

Go green in the bathroom - morning rituals for body and the environment

Welcome to your personal natural body spa: Morning rituals can work wonders in health. We show which daily routines protect our planet and inspire the body

Vegan motivation: Mia from heylilahey explains how the Veganuary challenge is done

Influencer Mia Marjanović is an inspiration for a sustainable lifestyle and a true vegan motivation. Here are her insider tips for vegan beginners

Living plastic-free - The best tips from Nadine Schubert

With her blog “Live better without plastic”, Nadine Schubert is a German pioneer in plastic-free living. With us, Ms. Schubert gives exclusive tips for at home

Neo-ecology - the most important megatrend of our time

Neo-ecology is the megatrend that will shape the 2020st century like no other: environmental awareness is transformed from an individual lifestyle to social movement. Sustainability from the consumption trend to the economic factor

New Heritage - Put an end to the throw-away mentality

We want products for eternity. Things that are so well done that we can still pass them on to our grandchildren

Berlin exhibition: The dark side of fashion

The exhibition in the Berlin Museum of European Cultures highlights the "dark side of fashion" and sensitises consumers for a more conscious approach to clothing

Sustainable furniture - Eco-design for your home

How environmentally friendly is your own home? Sustainable furniture and other important choices - We show you what eco-design is all about 

Greentech homes: The kitchen of the future changes our food culture through innovation

Technology and innovation have changed our food culture. Now the evolution of food is about to reach a new milestone, bringing new intelligent approaches to the table, thereby upgrading our greentech homes.

Green on the go: 20 simple tips for more sustainability in everyday life

We show how easy a conscious life can be. Go Green means that every step counts. With little changes, you can help the environment and easily implement green on the go

6 sustainable fashion trends transform the fashion industry

The fashion industry needs to become more sustainable, as increasingly demanded by consumers. These 6 sustainable fashion trends show how this can happen

Sustainable leather - Here's everything from real to eco leather to vegan fake leather

Leather is considered a durable and above all high-quality material for clothing, shoes, bags and furniture. However, the conventional production and processing is questionable. We show you sustainable leather alternatives.

International food culture - the 5 best regional markets worldwide

There are many options for fresh ingredients on the regional market. Worldwide regional markets are unique experiences that offer insights into the country's eating habits. We show you the best regional markets worldwide.

6 creative ideas for a New Year's party with good resolutions

Rethink New Year's traditions and test new ideas. With our tips for a sustainable New Year's Eve party, you will start the new year with the best resolutions already

Sustainable Christmas: 10 new resolutions for 2020

What is Sustainable Christmas? We show you how you can do something good for the environment and yourself with simple tips.

Wall design inspired by historic villas and châteaus

Wall design can give the living space a completely new effect. With its historic shades, Little Greene creates a prestigious style for your home

Green Living Interior Design: Here's how to make your modern, chic and green home improvements

Beauty and responsibility are not opposites. Green Living stands for a stylish interior and a conscious lifestyle. These interior design tips also succeed in your own four walls.

5 reasons to choose quality rather than quantity

Clothing, accessories, furniture: less is more? Why is quality worthwhile instead of quantity?  

Circular economy - a concept from nature secures our future

Circular economy is currently probably the most sought-after concept for a sustainable future. A concept that brings together continued prosperity and resource conservation.

Zero Waste Influencer - Our international top 5 and their insider tips

A life without waste - that's what the Zero Waste movement stands for. Even if it sounds almost impossible, everyone can contribute and reduce their own waste - and do good for the environment.

Fairtrade and best organic coffee: Tips for conscious coffee enjoyment

What exactly is fair trade coffee and which labels should you pay attention to when it comes to the best organic coffee? We show how you can enjoy coffee in addition to the choice of coffee beans

The stylist Werner Aisslinger on the modern role of the designer

Werner Aisslinger, who is one of the biggest product designers in Germany, privately tells us about future trends, the transformation of the designer and what beauty and aesthetics mean to him

Everything you need to know about eco-friendly paint

In addition to the organic colors made purely on a natural basis, there are also increasingly new, environmentally friendly colors from renowned brands. We explain what you have to pay attention to when buying

Recycling & upcycling: how to do it and what you can do about it

Recycling plastic is important in the industry as well as in the home. More and more people even want to live without plastic. The facets of recycling and what brands make of it.

Burnout Syndrome - 8 Signs And What To Do About It

More and more people feel stressed, exhausted and burned out. Is this normality in today's world or is it already known as a burnout syndrome?

Sustainable organic colors - Naturally beautiful

These shades enhance your standard of living. Sustainable organic colors ensure a poison-free well-being.

Beautiful textiles for sustainable furniture

Sustainable furniture made of natural materials. Cotton, silk, hemp and artificial leather - These are amazing fabrics for your interior design.

Infographic: The 5 Ultimate Climate Protection Tips

Not only politics is in demand. With just a few simple tricks, every single person can do something for climate protection at home and in everyday life.

With more sleep to success

Every tenth employee today suffers from severe insomnia. Lack of sleep not only worsens productivity, the extent of the negative effects is very high.

Sustainable building & architecture in terms of the environment

With “Green Living” a trend has entered the living room that has a lasting impact on life in your own four walls

Climate-friendly travel - offsetting the CO2 balance

Traveling is easier than ever before. Whether long-distance or luxury travel, it is important to choose the right means of transport, hotels or restaurants in order to compensate for the individual CO2 balance

The water guide - water in the cycle of the earth

Water use is a major challenge in the age of climate change. We show what this means and how you can easily save water in everyday life

Morning rituals for more success in everyday life

Increased productivity, inner peace and clear structures accompany people with regular morning rituals through a successful working day

Protect the environment and save costs with CarSharing

Sharing vehicles at first glance seems efficient, but how sustainable is CarSharing really?

Clean Plate at Gwyneth Paltrow

Delicious recipes and revitalizing health tips, the new cookbook by Gwyneth Paltrow combines both

Global warming and future targets

Climate-related risks depend on the speed of future warming. An increase to 2,0 degrees leads to significant changes, according to the IPCC.

Max la Manna's Crunchy Sweet Potato Tacos

Max la Manna creates a delicious vegan & healthy recipe from sweet potatoes, with which you can inspire your party guests and loved ones.

Sustainable cosmos: culture, trends & news from the luxury segment

With sustainable living you always know the very latest in sustainable living, culture and trends in the luxury industry. We show visionary personalities and brands from the sustainable and ethical high-end segment that drive positive change. It means to live sustainably and to consume selectively instead of having to give up.


Exquisite brands for sustainable fashion & interior

One of the most important trend-setting developments: the change of course of the fashion industry towards ethical fashion. Luxury fashion can be understood as a sustainable guide to the fashion industry, since it consists of natural and high-quality materials. In addition, Eco Designer fashion is produced in limited collections to guarantee quality and environmental friendliness, which increases their exclusivity. So anyone who dresses in fair fashion knows how to live sustainably.


Also when it comes to interiors, more and more designers are specializing in eco design in the style of the trend to live sustainably. Low-pollution natural materials, fair production conditions and manufacturing in the context of exclusive high-end designs make the comfort of sustainable furniture shine twice. We show the fair pieces with which you can live sustainably in your own four walls.


Products and services for a pleasant, exclusive and sustainable life

Our expert interviews also offer more inspiration for sustainable living. Selected ambassadors from various industries show the positive commitments and present products and services for a pleasant, exclusive and sustainable life. Those who choose products from these visionary personalities can consume in good conscience without compromising on green living. Here, environmental protection and value creation guarantee the quality of every product. Proof that living and consuming sustainably does not mean giving up, but means making a better choice.


So you live luxuriously with a clear conscience

In addition to expert interviews and brands, you will always find the latest news and pioneering studies on the trends surrounding sustainable living en vogue. Be it the sustainable lifestyle of a celebrity, the comeback of second-hand designer fashion on the red carpet or tips for fair fashion: Sustainable life is becoming increasingly relevant in both, the luxury segment and private life. We highlight how you can lead an exclusive lifestyle that promotes social and environmental engagement with a clear conscience.