Author Archives: taygandara

The End, but Only The Beginning

After a semester of breaking down and learning the true aspects of sustainability, I feel like I understand it with so much more depth then at the beginning of the semester. At the beginning of the semester, I described it … Continue reading

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Sustainability in a new way

Sustainability is a wicked problem. This is mainly because people are not educated with how to use sustainable products or habits. Navigating this problem is easier than it seems. We can research about sustainable every day products! We can also … Continue reading

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Designing while comforting

I absolutely loved learning about our individual in our probes package. I learned that many elderly people don’t always have an accommodating house for their specific needs and would love the opportunity to have something created for them to make … Continue reading

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Big Feet

I really enjoyed Tim Brown’s reading this week about us being “extreme users”. The definition of being an extreme user really stuck out to me because after visiting a foreign country, I am more aware of how us as Americans … Continue reading

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Week 10 “Designing with Connection”

I really loved learning about the LOLA shows on Tuesday. Heidi talked about Eco design. She specifically discussed the eco house and how you can grow your own food and filter the water. The house used organic materials, shapes, and … Continue reading

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Live green, see green!

Centering in on sustainability thus far has been quite the experience for me. I have truly enjoyed learning about how I as an interior designer can make more sustainable choice in my future career. I have noticed myself being more … Continue reading

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Nourishing the World!

This week I had the opportunity to present in the Lola Show, I presented about Stikwood, which is a reusable wood material with natural adhesive that you can peel and stick to the wall, floor, or ceiling. What really stood out to … Continue reading

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