Milla Visuri

Food Touring

In late Stockholm has started to bloom as a green-minded town. Sustainable is a state of being. Eco is king. Scandinavian Preppy retailers are recycling. The clothing brand Boomerang is breathing new life into recycled pieces of garment (known as the Boomerang Effect), fashion label Filippa K has its own second hand brand store, gigantic…

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  • Neighborfood. Check!

    The Swedes seem to be on the sustainable go. Just as the dust has landed on last week’s news about switchboard artwork, another idea popped in the media yesterday by a student called Luong Lu for Vattenfall, one of Europe’s biggest energy providers. It’s about a simple way of saving energy by sharing food with a…

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    From Hardware To Artware

    In the streets of Stockholm, the official Green Capital of Europe 2010, hardware is made artware. If you’re strolling along the city, you might notice there are some 30 switchboards made in graphic artworks here and there and everywhere. Fortum, one of the local electricity companies, held a competition of transforming the grey and gloomy switchboxes…

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