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Best of the Web: A wooden iPhone & delicious, cheeseburger wrapping paper

Article: Best of the Web: A wooden iPhone & delicious, cheeseburger wrapping paper

A Wooden iPhone: Artists Kyle Bean and Thomas Forsyth created this charming wooden iPhone with removable block buttons for the December cover of Computer Arts. I’m increasingly convinced that there’s an untapped market for primitive versions of modern gizmos (remember the Victorian Kindle?).

All-purpose gift wrap paper

Article: All-purpose gift wrap paper

This “universal wrapping paper” designed by Fabio Milito and Francesca Guidotti is brilliant, especially for those of us who think the extra step of buying a card is too much to bother. With a crossword set up, this gift wrap paper “covers” all major holidays, occasions and recipients.

Christmas Week: Using the Greenest Wrapping

Article: Christmas Week: Using the Greenest Wrapping

We generate 25 percent more trash during the holidays, and a large part of that can be attributed to the gifts we buy and ostentatiously wrap up before giving them away. Once given, you know how it usually goes: there’s the “Oh, what could it be?” stage followed by a moment of admiration and then…

Nice Day for a Green Wedding: Ideas For The Big Day

Article: Nice Day for a Green Wedding: Ideas For The Big Day

So, the recycled invitations have been sent. The green (but white, probably) dress has been picked out. The recycled and/or vintage rings have been chosen. And the local food [www.sundance.tv] has been sourced for the menu. It’s time for the big day; so, what can you do to keep the footprint small while still having…