Interior Motifs

Your home sustains you. Why not design it to help sustain the planet?


Compiled by Conn Brattain


1. Free Your Inner Outdoorsman

Renovate your outdoor furniture with Sunbrella’s Heritage recycled fabrics. 20” custom cushions of Sunbrella® acrylic start at $120. At Outdoor Living, 261 Lalo St., Kahului, 808-873-8325;


great-finds-alan-white-sofa-lifestyle-maui(1)2. Couched in Comfort

Are you sitting down? The Preserve Bio Foam cushions on this Alan White sofa begin as renewable soybean oil. The 84”x39”x39” sofa includes 2 feather toss pillows. $1,999 at Lifestyle Maui, 703 Lower Main St., Wailuku, 808-242-1863;www.out-door-living.com


great-finds-ceramic-nautilus-minds-eye(1)3. Naughty-less

Leave the seashells in the ocean! Accessorize instead with this ceramic nautilus on a ceramic-and-brass stand. 5”x5” base, 18½” tall, $285 at Mind’s Eye Interiors, 1068 Limahana Pl., Lahaina, 808-667-7748;www.out-door-living.com


great-finds-lamp-works-recycled-glass-lamp(1)4. Brilliant!

A blown-glass masterpiece, Lamp Works’ aqua table lamp has a 100% recycled glass base topped with a cotton shade in off-white and a satin nickel finial. 9”x29¼” base, 19×11½” shade; overall height 29¼”. $424 at Swan Interiors, 2103 W. Vineyard St., Wailuku, 808-243-3316;


great-finds-oceanside-glass-tile-recycled(1)5. Glass Bamboo

Oceanside Glasstile uses 50% recycled glass to make its Bamboo Grove tiles, each approximately 5”x7” and $23. Order them at Maui Marble & Granite, 874 Alua St., Wailuku, 808-242-8400;


great-finds-living-organic-bed(1)6. Rest Easy

OrganicPedic uses 100% natural rubber latex, certified organic cotton and cruelty-free Eco-Wool for its Terra mattress —  biodegradable materials grown and manufactured without toxic chemicals. Foundation sold separately. $5,699 queen/3-piece set; $6,999 king/3 piece set at Slumber World, 374 Hanakai St., Kahului, 808-877-5503;


great-finds-stool(1)7. Table Ends Wood Waste

No trees were felled in the making of this Nantucket end table, crafted from solid reclaimed painted wood, and lacquered with an eco-friendly finish. Made by Dovetail, 24”x24”x24”. $499 at First Impressions, 110 Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului, 808-873-7632;


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