9 beautiful and sustainable home decor brands to elevate your living room with this Earth Day

Couches made from recycled bottles and rugs that are dyed with nuts and vegetables - it's easy to make sustainable design choices if you know where to look

checkerboard rug in a living room
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For Earth Day, we're celebrating the very best places you can shop for sustainable design. From couches that are filled with stuffing made from recycled bottles to throw pillows dyed with plants, there are so many good options out there that are better for the environment. 

Most of the best home decor stores are now conscious of their eco footprints. And new innovations and practices have made it easier to find living room furniture  that is more sustainable. A little research goes a long way.

Best stores for sustainable couches

Best stores for sustainable pillows

Best stores for sustainable rugs

Pip Rich

The editor of Livingetc, Pip Rich (formerly Pip McCormac) is a lifestyle journalist of almost 20 years experience working for some of the UK's biggest titles. As well as holding staff positions at Sunday Times Style, Red and Grazia he has written for the Guardian, The Telegraph, The Times and ES Magazine. The host of Livingetc's podcast Home Truths, Pip has also published three books - his most recent, A New Leaf, was released in December 2021 and is about the homes of architects who have filled their spaces with houseplants.  He has recently moved out of London - and a home that ELLE Decoration called one of the ten best small spaces in the world - to start a new renovation project in Somerset.