© Miranda Lapour, 2019. All rights reserved. 

Design will shift 


A holistic design sense connects the dots between environmental, social, and economic sustainability & provides solutions for the future. With big ideas,
I strive to make a big impact.

We save food, and food saves us. 

Rethinking our relationship to food opens up a whole new range of possibilities for our greatest resource. 

Sustainable System Design

Gritty gets pretty.

Carhartt's heritage of materiality is 

expressed through a luxe 'skinwear' 

line you'll hold onto for a lifetime.

Sustainable Packaging

A shared value ecosystem.

Can Amazon use its power to shift the inertia of consumer culture toward a more ethical, sustainable future? Social enterprise creates value all around.

Circular Model Design

Helping people to help others.

A holistic system design of charity thrift stores in Chile enables the treatment of pediatric burn victims. 

System Design


How do ethics 

guide choices?

A qualitative research study reaches out to understand people's evolving value-based actions.

Qualitative Design Research

Sandcastles that protect communities.

Beach re-wilding on the community level will help preserve our coastlines.

System Design


Turning our trash into treasure.

Composting can be accessible in every modern home when it's integrated with style.​

Sustainable Product Design

Popping up for people.

By creating a thoughtful popup shopping experience at Lollapalooza, ​a non-profit makes some new friends!

System/Environment Design