ECO LIVING ROOM. Quarantine is a great time to spruce up your home. Here’s our guide to an ethical & eco friendly living room 🛋! 🌿 DECOR. Most rugs are made of wool, polyester, or acrylic so choose natural jute rugs 🧶. Buy second-hand picture frames & ornaments 🛍. Or buy ornaments made of sustainable materials that are fairly traded from @etsy 🖼. Plants make beautiful zero waste decorations - swipe to see @nelplant ’s gorgeous living room 🌼. 🌿 UPCYCLE. Search ‘IKEA hacks’ on pinterest, & THOUSANDS of results will come up for how to makeover your IKEA furniture that’s seen better days🎨. Swipe to see @sophia.at.home ’s amazing IKEA hack➡️. Turn old pallets into beautiful furniture - swipe to see @apieceofrainbow ’s pallet ottoman♻️. 🌿 FURNITURE 🛋. Buy pre-loved items via sites like Etsy, Ebay, or @shopwithsueryder 🪑. Update it with paint from @littlegreenepaintcompany 🎨. If your old sofa’s in good condition, donate it via Furniture Donation Network 🛋. 🌿 BOOKS & ENTERTAINMENT 📺. Borrow books from your local library 📚. Donate books you no longer want, that are in good condition, to charity 📖. Buy preloved TVs, games, books, & DVDs🛍. Recycle all electronics♻️. 🌿 LIGHTS 💡. Swap to LED bulbs. Incandescent bulbs can’t be recycled ❌. They must be thrown away in your general waste bin🗑. 🌿 Have you got any makeover plans during quarantine? Sophia & Louise #2galsgogreen 📸 Photo 2 credit: @nelplant ’s beautiful living room (and cute cat 🐱). Photo 3 credit: @sophia.at.home ’s epic @ikea entrance way hack. Photo 4 credit: @apieceofrainbow ’s pallet ottoman.