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How to Score an Eco Chick?

How to Score an Eco Chick?

Mr. EcoGeek himself (aka Hank Green) put together this hilarious piece on how to impress (read: seduce) a green girl with your enviro cred. Title: […]

by × October 11, 2007 × 19 comments

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Eco Chick on ABC News NYC

My first live TV appearance! I talk about some great new green products, like Zen Soy’s soymilks and soy puddings, Clif Bars, Patagonia jackets, a […]

by × October 10, 2007 × 6 comments

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Beau Soleil: C'est Tres Chic…

Beau Soleil: C'est Tres Chic…

Beau Soleil is a new line of ecofriendly dresses, and are they gorgeous! Designer Anne Epstein uses bamboo, veggie-dyed organic cottons, vintage fabrics, tencel, and […]

by × October 6, 2007 × 0 comments

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Diane Kennedy: (Green) Plus-Size Fashion

Diane Kennedy: (Green) Plus-Size Fashion

In the fashion world, clothes for sizes 12 and up has been getting better and better in recent years, with more stylish, hip offerings in […]

by × September 24, 2007 × 3 comments

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Ecofashion in E Magazine

Ecofashion in E Magazine

This gorgeous image was shot by Eric Striffler at solar-powered, carbon-free Project Greenhouse, Long Island, NY with clothes by naturevsfuture. This month’s issue of E […]

by × September 16, 2007 × 4 comments

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Is Carbon Offsetting The Environmental Equivalent To Sending Roses?

by guest-blogger Craig Platt Watch this video to understand the situation As the saying goes, you can’t have your cake and eat it too. So […]

by × September 16, 2007 × 8 comments

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How to Light Up Africa?

How to Light Up Africa?

In this image from the Smithsonian, you can see the lights of Europe at night, whereas most of Africa is dark. As an inveterate night […]

by × September 4, 2007 × 5 comments

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If You Must Dryclean….

If You Must Dryclean….

My little pile of separated drycleaning materials I do have some clothes that need drycleaning and as I’m getting ready for Autumn, I’ve been making […]

by × September 3, 2007 × 5 comments

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Country Home's Planet-Friendly Projects for Fall

Country Home's Planet-Friendly Projects for Fall

Reuse is the oft-forgotten part of the reduce, reuse, recycle mantra (though the DIYers are usually reminding us!) Country Home Magazine has taken up the […]

by × September 3, 2007 × 1 comment

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You Might Be an Eco Chick if…. You're Into True Green Confessions!

You Might Be an Eco Chick if…. You're Into True Green Confessions!

I’m loving this new site called True Green Confessions. They run from the the banal…. I used to reuse zip-lock baggies, but lately I’ve gotten […]

by × August 28, 2007 × 2 comments