Pantone, the leading authority on color for most people in the world, delightfully shocked everyone when they announced TWO signature colors for 2016, instead of the normal one color. The surprise was marvelous, though, because the two colors both stand alone well and compliment each other . . .
Archives for April 2016
Green, sustainable, eco-friendly, ethical. If you follow along with the Old World New journey, you hear these words from me all of the time. I am on a mission to help you live a healthier, cleaner life and to leave the planet full of healthy, natural resources for the generations after us. There . . .
For a while now, I have been gathering names of sustainable shops I follow on instagram and shops that I randomly run across on the web. I love seeing that businesses are fully on board for promoting sustainable practices while showing the world how beautiful it can be. This list will continue to . . .
If you were in Dallas and "in the know" last year, you will recall that the inaugural Dîner en Blanc (pronounced "dee-nay in blanc" /// "di.ne ən blaŋk") Dallas 2015 was the event that you HAD to attend. If you're like me, you missed it, and immediately regretted it! Let's not all get down about . . .
A while back on instagram I saw this sustainability graphic, which has been deemed a "bastardization of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs in the name of conscious consumerism" by its creator, Sarah L. It inspired me to want to share the message since I try to live by it already and I want to incorporate . . .
photos by Kali of Rhedeont Photography This unique top/dress is actually a traditional Asian top. I'm not sure from what country specifically, or if it is everyday wear or made for special occasions, but the one thing that can't be denied is its beauty. The bright yellow color, the long flowing . . .