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Why Eco Fashion Matters: Toxic Tanneries to Get You Those Supercheap Shoes, Bags and Belts (Totally NOT Worth It!)

This is where our cheap leather comes from. Is it worth it to pay $5 less for a pair of shoes and contribute to this? […]

by × October 19, 2012 × 1 comment

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The Higg Index: A New Way to Judge the Sustainability of Your Clothes?

The Higg Index: A New Way to Judge the Sustainability of Your Clothes?

Various companies have been working for the last few years to assess the sustainability of the clothing we buy off the rack (or from the […]

by × September 26, 2012 × 2 comments

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These Eco Boots Were Made for Walking; Through Wind, Sleet and Snow

These Eco Boots Were Made for Walking; Through Wind, Sleet and Snow

Guest post by Kathie Butler. Winter is upon us. For many of us, this means our delicate strappy sandals are now shoved to the back […]

by × December 2, 2010 × 1 comment

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An Ode to My Rock 'n Roll Skirt: Remake/Remodel from Zachary's Smile

An Ode to My Rock 'n Roll Skirt: Remake/Remodel from Zachary's Smile

I wore my skirt with my HessNatur tee to see Tori Amos at Radio City Music Hall a few weeks ago. I got this amazing […]

by × September 13, 2009 × 3 comments

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Pedoodles Eco Kicks for Kids

Pedoodles Eco Kicks for Kids

Pedoodles, a small kids shoe line, has released eco-friendly kicks made from remnant leather. These shoes are really light-weight and they must be comfy, because […]

by × September 22, 2008 × 2 comments

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Change Handbags

Change Handbags

Change Handbags is a small company run by two moms, Meg and Sara, so they know how to make a bag that’s useful and fabulous. […]

by × November 29, 2007 × 2 comments

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Betty Belts!

Betty Belts!

The Talia belt is made with recycled glass beads, ceramic tiles, and vegan leather The Selena belt is made from farmed mother-of-pearl and vegan leather […]

by × November 19, 2007 × 2 comments

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Ashley Watson Recycled Leather Bags

Ashley Watson Recycled Leather Bags

Look at these gorgeous bags!! Ashley Watson designs them from Vancouver, Canada, where they are also produced (no sweatshop labor!). Not only are they pretty, […]

by × November 1, 2007 × 10 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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Design a Shirt for Animal Rights!

Design a Shirt for Animal Rights!

Peta2 and the animal-free clothing label April 77 are looking for designs for a t-shirt! Check out the deets here: The only condition of the […]

by × July 4, 2007 × 2 comments