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The Palazzo Las Vegas, a LEED-certified Wonder

The Palazzo Las Vegas, a LEED-certified Wonder

  Continuing last week's Eco-travel adventure, we headed to Las Vegas in search of THE best Eco-hotel and The Palazzo stood out from the rest. In 2008, The Palazzo was granted it's "green" status by the U.S. Green Building Council

The Ambrose, an Eco-Smart Boutique Hotel

The Ambrose, an Eco-Smart Boutique Hotel

So you're in LA, looking for a cool Eco hotel to hang your hat in between play time on the beach & hitting up Hollywood? You've got to check out The Ambrose, a cool little spot in Santa Monica!  We've

VIne + Green: The Residence @ W Hollywood (Part 5/5)

VIne + Green: The Residence @ W Hollywood (Part 5/5)

The Bathroom: Welcome to Vine + Green at the W Hollywood Hotel and Residence, a newly constructed Eco Luxury Living for the green and gorgeous celebrity you! Featuring interview with Nicole Landers, Sustainability Consultant of econnect grp.      

Growth Spurt

Growth Spurt

This is my second summer of unrequited gardening.  I never considered myself a gardner–I can’t seem to keep house plants alive, but the Santa Monica sun smiled on my garden this past Spring, yielding an abundance of gorgeous lemons, mixed

(Video) Green + Vine: The Residence @ W Hollywood (Part 3/5)

  The Urban Garden: Welcome to Vine + Green at the W Hollywood Hotel and Residence, a newly constructed Eco Luxury Living for the green and gorgeous celebrity you! Featuring interview with Nicole Landers, Sustainability Consultant of econnect grp.  

LA’s Modern Eco Home – The Go Green Home

LA’s Modern Eco Home – The Go Green Home

The Go Green Home is a living laboratory of green design, materials and innovation. We've deconstructed an existing single-family home — taking it apart board by board, nail by nail–and donated and recycled 95% of it! We've studied the sun,

Green + Vine; New Eco Luxury Living @ W Hollywood Residence (Part 1/5)

Green + Vine; New Eco Luxury Living @ W Hollywood Residence (Part 1/5)

Welcome to the W Hollywood Hotel and Residence, a newly constructed Eco Luxury Living for the green and gorgeous celebrity you! Featuring interview with Scott Rynders, VP of Gatehouse Capital and take a closer look at one of their unique

LEED is Alive and Well!

LEED is Alive and Well!

Although I am never one to pass up any excuse to jump on a Showhouse caravan, after all any invitation to get into rich peoples'  houses is better  than not being invited at all, I managed to surprise both myself

Santa Monica LEED Platinum Home Open House this Saturday 3/20

Santa Monica LEED Platinum Home Open House this Saturday 3/20

I'm Happy to announce this Saturday March 20,2010 the United States Green Building Council and the City of Santa Monica host its annual LEED Platinum Homes Open House Tour from 10am- 3pm.  In one day you'll be able to look

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 2/5)

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 2/5)

Showcase Loft #1:  This showcase loft is dedicated to Alice Cooper, King of Shock Rock.  His lyrics include lots of references to blood, sweat, nightmares pain, torture, and death.  The Dennis Design Group has definitely complement goth rock elements with

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 1/5)

LOFTS @ CHEROKEE STUDIOS; LA’s FIRST Green Live/Work Lofts (Part 1/5)

What do you get when you mix prime Hollywood real estate, avant-garde developers, venturesome investors, ingenious architects and designers, rock star legends, and green?  The LOFTS at Cherokee Studios. The Lofts at Cherokee Studios is the FIRST and forefront LEED®