From Teapography to Gold Leaf Eyelashes

 - Dec 24, 2009   Updated: Jun 8 2011
Everyone wants to be a part of nature -- especially nowadays when so much of our world is becoming urbanized. The lovely leafy finds in this cluster cover everything you can imagine -- from cosmetics to decor to art.

Judging by the various leafy finds Trend Hunter has covered over the last few years, bringing the outdoors in seems to be a trend gaining momentum.

Implications - In a world obsessed with environmental conservation, recyclable products and the natural world, goods that play on this issue are seeing an expanding consumer base. Everyday products and necessities made from natural elements such as leaves and tree branches are growing in popularity as consumers are looking to infuse their homes with items that reflect their care for the environment.