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Escapes

Eco Chick Escapes to: Stowe, VT Restaurant Michael's on the Hill

Eco Chick Escapes to: Stowe, VT Restaurant Michael's on the Hill

It was Cristi’s birthday (that’s her aglow above on the left), and a group of us were out to celebrate it in style. In Stowe, […]

by × October 26, 2012 × 0 comments

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Parador Resort and Spa: Costa Rica's Sustainable Jewel

Parador Resort and Spa: Costa Rica's Sustainable Jewel

Nestled high above Costa Rica’s scenic Pacific coastline, on acres upon acres of teeming-with-wildlife rainforests and adjacent to stunning Manuel Antonio Park, sits Parador Resort and […]

by × May 31, 2012 × 1 comment

Worldchanging Women

Heroines for the Planet: Vanishing of the Bees Director Maryam Henein

Heroines for the Planet: Vanishing of the Bees Director Maryam Henein

Vanishing of the Bees began as a small research project for Maryam Henein and her friend, and co-director, George Langworthy when they learned that bees […]

by × December 22, 2011 × 2 comments

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Emma Watson's Sustainable Style Collection for People Tree

Emma Watson's Sustainable Style Collection for People Tree

The newest installment of Harry Potter (Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows: Part 1) came out this past weekend and the world could not wait […]

by × November 22, 2010 × 3 comments

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Fall Eco Fashion Beats the Chill In Style with Keds, Loomstate and Eileen Fisher Organics!

Fall Eco Fashion Beats the Chill In Style with Keds, Loomstate and Eileen Fisher Organics!

It’s official. Fall is off to a cool start! The best part about fall is the chance to start anew: new initiatives (turn off that […]

by × October 15, 2010 × 0 comments

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The Homesteader's Kitchen Recipe: Apple-Raspberry Crisp for Autumn's Bounty

The Homesteader's Kitchen Recipe: Apple-Raspberry Crisp for Autumn's Bounty

I’m totally in love with The Homesteader’s Kitchen, and I was lucky enough to secure a fun-to-try (ad supereasy) recipe from the book. I love […]

by × September 7, 2010 × 0 comments

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Artful Undergarments: Rio Wrenn's R.A.W. Eco Lingerie Collection

Artful Undergarments: Rio Wrenn's R.A.W. Eco Lingerie Collection

Portland, Oregon based textile designer Rio Wrenn has a unique vision for lingerie, combining modern eco friendly materials and dying techniques, antique constructions and ethical […]

by × June 18, 2010 × 2 comments

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Alabama Chanin's Studio Style: More DIY Projects from the Southern Handcrafting Guru

Alabama Chanin's Studio Style: More DIY Projects from the Southern Handcrafting Guru

Natalie Chanin’s new book, Alabama Studio Style. A CFDA finalist and long-time Eco Chick fave (see our coverage of S/S ’09 here), Natalie Chanin’s designs […]

by × February 15, 2010 × 2 comments

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Raleigh Denim: Jeans Showcasing the Future of Style and Sustainability

Raleigh Denim: Jeans Showcasing the Future of Style and Sustainability

Raleigh Denim Co-founders Victor and Sarah Lytvinenko Photo: Nick Pironio All of a sudden, it seems quality and detail are the new buzzwords in the […]

by × October 1, 2009 × 9 comments

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Eco-Chic Decor from Bacchus-Inspired Aesthetics

Eco-Chic Decor from Bacchus-Inspired Aesthetics

Guest post by Shireen Quodosi What comes more easily in this economy than an assortment of empty wine bottles after you’ve just thrown a smashing […]

by × September 13, 2009 × 4 comments