Singapore is not new to sustainable and green living. Furthermore, as it strives to reduce waste and emissions, citizens have also started integrating sustainability in their personal lives via waste reduction and ethical shopping. Sustainable and ethically sourced design is one home decor trend that effortlessly combines style with mindfulness. With that said, as sustainable furniture stores are popping up across Singapore, a couple of questions come to mind. How affordable is the furniture? And if it isn’t affordable, what are the cheaper alternatives to making your home and daily life more sustainable?

Sustainable Furniture Can Be More Than Twice as Expensive as Traditional Furniture

One of the biggest challenges most people face when it comes to “going green” is the high cost. Whether its a mark-up on organic produce or spending more on ethically produced clothing, a lot of people simply can’t afford to make the initial leap that