Why is it essential for companies to acknowledge social sustainability issues, and how do we do it at Belightful Design?

Why is it essential for companies to acknowledge social sustainability issues, and how do we do it at Belightful Design?

Acknowledging social and environmental issues should not only be seen as a voluntary way of practising charity but as a way for a company to build a positive reputation.

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You are not only purchasing a product, you are also buying an experience

You are not only purchasing a product, you are also buying an experience

Consumption is central to the functioning of society, but as the standard of living rises, it’s more and more critical to strive for responsibility in our consuming habits. We want to offer people an opportunity to treat themselves without the feeling of guilt. We want to provide aesthetics, that is biodegradable and recyclable. And especially we want to provide an experience that strengthens your relationship with nature.

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Who are the two ladies behind Belightful Design?

Who are the two ladies behind Belightful Design?

Belightful Design was born from a way of thinking, a positive mindset that delights and values in every moment. Miia Liesegang and Taina Tallala are a complementary duo. Both strive to make use of their expertise within Belightful Design, but since it is a small company, both also needed to learn new things; such as administrative tasks, bureaucracies and internationalisation.

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Green is the new black

Green is the new black

Gardening is one of the activities on the rise right now, and there are serious reasons to talk about a real trend. Craftsmanship and many other traditional skills have not lost their value in our urban society. As you may guess, it’s the generation of young urban adults who’re taking over gardens. The same people who have owned many of the exceptional trends we have seen in recent years: knitting, craft beers, fixed-gear bicycles... you name it. Gardens are places for fresh ideas and people who want to release their full creative potential. No wonder everybody wants to try it – maybe you should too!

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Set your mind free

Set your mind free

It’s completely dark in your bedroom while you are lying in your bed, being still, concentrating on breathing and trying to clear your head of thoughts.

Except, what’s the time? You wonder if it’s already 2:30 or even more, and you count the hours before the alarm clock rings. Checking the clock pretty much confirms your guesses. It’s 2:24. Trying to clear your mind didn’t work out. You have been worrying about everything and anything. And now there’s one more question to worry about

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What is Belightful Butterfly Oasis made of?

What is Belightful Butterfly Oasis made of?

We really want to share the story of the material with you because it’s a very interesting one. The Belightful Butterfly Oasis is made of bio-based and biodegradable plastic which means that the product is considerably more environmentally friendly than the traditional oil based plastics.

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How to attract butterflies?

How to attract butterflies?

In our three part guide we will cover how to attract and nurture butterflies in our gardens. The same can be done with balconies, terraces etc. Even if you are not a gardening enthusiast, you can pick valuable information from here for creating your own butterfly haven.

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My story with butterflies

My story with butterflies

Our CEO Miia narrates how the reason to Belightful Designs beginning leads way back to her childhood.

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Where are all the butterflies?

Where are all the butterflies?

When was the last time you saw a butterfly? Are we too busy to have time to observe their daily routine or are there simply less butterflies to be seen.

In this blog post we do a little research of the current situation of our fellow butterflies.

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