design | The Optimist Daily: Making Solutions the News - Part 5
Today’s Solutions: July 18, 2024

Ode to Abeer Seikaly, Amman, J

Ode to Abeer Seikaly, Amman, Jordan

From The Optimist Magazine Fall 2015 A new kind of mobile home People move. It’s what they have always done and what they will keep doing. Architect, artist and cultural producer Abeer Seikaly, from Amman, Jordan, designed an elegant and practical home for people who are forced to move on to a Read More...

Video: Dave Eggers wish to cre

Video: Dave Eggers wish to creatively engage inner-city students

Marco Visscher | June/July 2009 issue Accepting his 2008 TED Prize, author Dave Eggers asks the TED community to personally, creatively engage with local public schools. With spellbinding eagerness, he talks about how his 826 Valencia tutoring center inspired others around the world to open their Read More...

Six eco-trends reshaping the f

Six eco-trends reshaping the fashion industry

Major brands and young, globally minded designers alike are asking the question: How do you come up with a garment that is sustainable, that can stand on its own and not rob from the future? Here are six trends that eco-designers are currently following. Carmel Wroth | June/July 2009 Read More...

Eco fashion resources

Eco fashion resources

Ode Editors | June/July 2009 issue Magazines and blogs Eco Fashion World A web magazine and comprehensive guide to eco fashion, edited by fashion researcher Kim Poldner Style Will Save Us London-based digital style magazine covering all things "super stylish and ethical" In the Loop Green fashion Read More...