August Favorites

This is a picture of a girl playing on her sustainable interior design room.

August Favorites! As a cruelty-free designer, I care about recommending products to my clients that are safe for the whole family! As we spend more time at home either working or home schooling our kids, I believe that you must design spaces dedicated for work and play. I put together this list of my recent favorites in preparation for the first day of “school” this August. This list is full of organizational office goodies that are for you and your kids. Keep scrolling to check them out!

Reclaimed Wood Desk

You deserve to have a beautiful space from which you can work at home! This desk is handcrafted with reclaimed wood! And, BONUS, this desk plants one tree per unit sold as part of a reforestation effort with One Tree Planted. The shop’s current tree planting program has assisted with the reforestation of almost 100 acres destroyed by the Californian wildfires in 2018.

reclaimed wood desk

Reclaimed Wood Desk

Natural Canvas Teepee for Kids

This beautiful & playful teepee is made of unbleached, cotton canvas without any toxic chemical treatment or flame retardants! It even comes equipped with a color changing LED light at the top which helps to create a fun atmosphere inside.


natural canvas teepee for kids

Natural Canvas Teepee

Pom Pom Floor Cushion

I love this floor cushion for kids especially because it’s safe & healthy. Both the outer canvas material AND the filling are made with OEKO-TEX certified materials. This means that they meet a standard that tests whether or not a material contains toxic chemicals. This product has been deemed SAFE for you kiddos!

oeko-tex certified floor pouf

Pom Pom Floor Cushion

Organizational Family Wall Calendar

This personalized wall calendar works as a family ‘command center’ or personal organization station. Each calendar comes with: 1 Set of standoffs in the color of your choice, 1 Wet erase marker in black & Easy to follow hanging instructions!

family wall calendar

Acrylic Wall Calendar


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Kid’s Play Mat

This fun play time mat is handmade from 100%, hypoallergenic cotton. It’s a great way to stimulate your child’s imagination & creativity while you’re hard at work in some other room of your home!

Kid’s Play Mat


Linen Bean Bag Chair

Since bean bags are so easy to move around, your kid can take this with them to any room of your home. This chair is a way to keep them comfy & focused at the same time! Plop this in their “study zone” with some noise blocking earphones & they’ll be set!


Linen Bean Bag Chair


Sensory Play Tool Kit

These wooden scoops, tongs and cups and pots simulate fine motor skills and sensory play, for more info contact Lofty PM. Toys like these a great at keeping your child’ attention for long periods of time AND, because they’re made from wood, playtime will remain a quiet activity.


Sensory Play Tool Kit



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About Deborah

Deborah DiMare is showing the world that no living creature need suffer or die for beautiful furniture. Her company, DiMare Design, is the only 100% cruelty free design firm in the US. Deborah demonstrates how healthier and less toxic, durable and luxurious faux alternatives can easily replace wool, fur, leather & other animal derived materials. Deborah also leads the Council, a community of industry professionals from over 60 countries seeking education and change for all living species within the skins and hides industries. Deborah is a vegan interior design expert, author and influencer for the compassionate design movement.