The Cleanest Line
Joyanna Laughlin

Joyanna Laughlin

Joyanna Laughlin is a freelance writer and editor who loves writing about green building, architecture and design, healthy lifestyles and natural products. Joyanna enjoys hiking and biking on the Olympic Peninsula at the base of the Olympic rainforest in Washington State where she makes her home.


Photo: Colin McCarthy

Experimenting with Naturally Dyed Clothing

Jun 8, 2017 June 8, 2017

Forty-five years ago, the old school North American outdoor uniform was basically colored in khaki, denim blue and olive green. Not only were the colors monotonous, but the dyes used were mostly petroleum based. Imagine no Craft Pink as vivid as the beavertail cactus flower. No Galah Green as bright… Read More