Cool Hunting

Leonora has been writing about art, design and music for Cool Hunting since 2006.

“Cool Hunting is synonymous with seeking inspiration—our stories and videos highlight creativity and innovation in design, technology, style, culture, food and travel. With a global team of editors and contributors we create our award-winning publication, consisting of daily updates and weekly mini-documentaries.”

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Midsummer Night’s Dreaming

Do Book Company

Bedlam at the Old Vic Tunnels

This Exquisite Forest

Hiut Denim


Leonora has been writing about design innovation for Stylus since 2010.

“Stylus provides inspirational and informative research and relates it to prevailing consumer trends, acting as a catalyst to push the design industries to new levels. How companies apply this to their brands and product categories will change the game forever.”



Vision – The Design Legacy of the Plastiki

Vision – David de Rothschild_ Design Thinking for Planet 2.0

Stylus – Vision – Systems-Thinking in Design

Stylus – Vision – Biomimicry in Design


Leonora wrote about design and the environment for TreeHugger from 2004 to 2011. She witnessed the site’s rise, from its launch to becoming one of the most popular sites on green lifestyles on the web and being sold to Discovery Communications.

“TreeHugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream. Partial to a modern aesthetic, we strive to be a one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.”

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Do Lectures 2011 – 5 Lessons on How to Love Life & Improve the World Around You

The Architecture of Necessity: Talking to Andreas Gjertsen of Tyin Tegnestue (Video)

The Science Behind Ocean Acidification: Helen Findlay on Her Work in the Arctic Sea Ice (Interview)

The Volvo Challenge: Or How We Attempted to Drive 850 miles on One Tank of Fuel

The Incredible Ethiopian Journey in Search of Water (Slideshow)

Planet Green

Leonora wrote for Planet Green from 2008 t0 2011. She conceived an interview series with people working in sustainability called Change Makers. Planet Green was folded into MNN when TreeHugger was sold to the network in 2012.


Meet John Grant, Author of Co-opportunity and The Green Marketing Manifesto

Meet Change Maker Michael Pawlyn of Exploration Architecture

Meet David Radparvar of Hip Ethical Products Brand Holstee

Meet Green Business Consultant Tyler Moorehead, of GreenUnlimited

Meet Tamara Giltsoff of Abundancy Partners