Here's the Deal on Living Sustainably (Without Being Totally Granola) Buy Less but Better Knoll Womb Chair and Ottoman ($4830) Hill swears by the "buy less but better" approach when it comes to decorating. "I avoid a nything that is trendy and therefore won't last long from an aesthetic perspective," he says. "I also stay away from furniture made out of nasty materials or pieces that won't last long or in style or in durability." Buy Local Only Croft House Empress Side Table ($650)When it comes to buying furniture, Krasnow also recommends focusing on local makers. "There is always a carbon footprint on shipping furniture and appliances," she explains. "Understanding where items come from and buying local is a huge factor in helping the environment. Buying vintage furniture is even better as these items are being saved from going into landfills." Don't Overheat or Overcool Ecobee Lite Thermostat ($165) We have...
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