With objects this good looking and good for the planet, your conscience and your home will be clean.
Tennessee Williams would never have dreamed of recycling glass (though, maybe plot lines). This horse, one of Jonathan Adlers Glass Menagerie critters, is made of stoneware in Peru, at a Fair Trade workshop founded through Aid to Artisans, with sparkling accents of ground glass. $98. Jonathan Adler, 4040 NE Second Avenue, Miami; 305-576-0200; jonathanadler.com.
Multi-culti! The Spanish designer Jaime Hayon worked with the Danish furniture maker Fritz Hansen to create the Ro easy chair, shown in Milan this year. The foam back and seat can be granulated for recycling. $9,500. Luminaire Lab, 3901 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami; 305-576-5788; luminaire.com.
TABLE FOR ALL
Proud of its mantra of sustainability, Artefacto has incorporated two planks of recycled wood into this acrylic table in this ultramodern
Contemporary Deco Collection: the Coluna de Jantar Indian table, nearly nine feet long. $19,000. Artefacto, 17651 Biscayne Boulevard, Aventura; 305-931-9484; artefacto.com.
The handsome Tommy Bahama Ocean Club rattan sofa is described as inside use only, but slap some cheerful Sunbrella fabric on this, and it would be suitable for a balcony or sheltered patio. Rattan is made from palm, one of the most renewable resources. $3,599 (as shown).
Baers, 7501 SW 100th Street, Pinecrest; 305-668-8400; baers.com.
This multiple-use Assemblage sideboard is made of sustainably harvested oak and walnut. $5,805. Roche Bobois, 450 Biltmore Way, Coral Gables; 305-444-1168; rochebobois.com
What pretty vase is not pottery? The Asira is made of layers of recycled Divina wool, glued together and machine-cut. The factory assembling the vases is staffed by workers with disabilities. $415; Ligne Roset, 160 NE 40th Street, Miami; 305-576-4662; lignerosetmiami.com.
The Loll Go outdoor chair, in classic Adirondack style and many colors, is designed by Greg Benson and Jeff Taly and made of 100% recycled high-density polyethylene, aka milk jugs. $450. Design Within Reach Studio, 4141 NE Second Avenue, Miami; 305-604-0037; dwr.com.