Articles by: Starre Vartan

Health Is Beauty

Kari Gran: Gorgeous Skin Care with Luxe Natural Face Oils

Kari Gran: Gorgeous Skin Care with Luxe Natural Face Oils

Kari Gran is a wonderful regimen of face oil cleansing that smells divine.

by × February 6, 2014 × 1 comment

Creative Arts

Leyla McCalla Reimagines Langston Hughes Poems as Songs

Leyla McCalla Reimagines Langston Hughes Poems as Songs

Some of the songs on the album are Langston Hughes poems set to music, and how some are old Southern folk songs that have been forgotten.

by × February 5, 2014 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

Great Skin Naturally: Oil Cleansing and How to Prevent Breakouts (video)

Great Skin Naturally: Oil Cleansing and How to Prevent Breakouts (video)

Oil cleansing, diet, and how you talk on your phone can all impact acne and your skin’s breakout potential.

by × February 4, 2014 × 0 comments

Creative Arts

Wearable Art: The Making of Kealwork’s Incredible Felted Rams, Ewes, Goats from Natural Materials

Wearable Art: The Making of Kealwork’s Incredible Felted Rams, Ewes, Goats from Natural Materials

The objects and garments that we make are intended to transport and transform their users

by × January 30, 2014 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

Eco Fashion at Australia’s Indigenous Fashion Week: Interview with Amy Tracey of Flannel Billy

Eco Fashion at Australia’s Indigenous Fashion Week: Interview with Amy Tracey of Flannel Billy

A fashion label which incorporates accessories constructed from native Australian flowers

by × January 28, 2014 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

At Home Spa Treats and Tricks: From an Eco Chick Reader (and An Editor)

At Home Spa Treats and Tricks: From an Eco Chick Reader (and An Editor)

Some ideas for wonderful winter products and a bath recipe.

by × January 22, 2014 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

The New RUTH Dress from Elsa & Me: An Everyday Classic in Organic Cotton Twill

The New RUTH Dress from Elsa & Me: An Everyday Classic in Organic Cotton Twill

Inspired by the designer’s grandma, this everyday dress fits the bill.

by × January 21, 2014 × 0 comments

Creative Arts

Style Swaps! A Treehugger/Birdwatcher Exchanges Looks with a Corporate Lady

Style Swaps! A Treehugger/Birdwatcher Exchanges Looks with a Corporate Lady

This video was kind of hilarious, and made me wonder how I would do wearing some stranger’s clothes for the day.

by × January 16, 2014 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

Pelcor Cork Special Edition Gold Envelope Clutch Giveaway (Valued at at $250)!

Pelcor Cork Special Edition Gold Envelope Clutch Giveaway (Valued at at $250)!

A little glimmer, a bit of gold light for your midwinter nights out.

by × January 15, 2014 × 9 comments

Escapes

A Sea Cleanse: Visiting the Oregon Coast and Rogue Ales (plus, Pirates!)

A Sea Cleanse: Visiting the Oregon Coast and Rogue Ales (plus, Pirates!)

Visiting the Oregon Coast — even in the winter — is a gorgeous (and tasty) adventure.

by × January 15, 2014 × 0 comments