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5 Fashion Brands Inspired by (and Supporting) African Women

5 Fashion Brands Inspired by (and Supporting) African Women

Fashion admirers can now use our consumer power to support communities globally.

by × July 4, 2014 × 0 comments

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What Eve Ensler Taught Me About My Body’s Connection to the Planet

What Eve Ensler Taught Me About My Body’s Connection to the Planet

Ensler has guided me through the difficulties of becoming a woman in a world that is hostile to the diversity of a womanish self.

by × July 3, 2014 × 0 comments

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Summer Travel: Ethnotek Launches the Chiburi Wallet and the Cyclo Sling

Summer Travel: Ethnotek Launches the Chiburi Wallet and the Cyclo Sling

Do some (smart, organized) summer travel with these lightweight bags and wallets.

by × June 27, 2014 × 0 comments

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Bangladesh’s Awful Building Collapse: Almost 400 dead, Over a Thousand Injured: This is Fast Fashion

Bangladesh’s Awful Building Collapse: Almost 400 dead, Over a Thousand Injured: This is Fast Fashion

Making just $37-$90 a month, its those incredibly low wages that are part of the reason we can buy clothing more cheaply in 2013 than in 1995, despite all other costs (materials, transportation, rents) having risen.

by × May 2, 2013 × 0 comments

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Lara Miller: Eco Fashion's Quick Change Artist

Lara Miller: Eco Fashion's Quick Change Artist

Eco Fashion designer Lara Miller is an Eco Chick fave; her supermodern, often convertible, sensuously romantic, yet travel-friendly designs are deceptively simple but always on […]

by × July 27, 2010 × 1 comment

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People Won't Change for the Environment (on my campus)

A recent article outlines a pretty simplistic poll conducted in London about people’s willingness to change their behaviour for the good of the planet. A […]

by × September 3, 2009 × 2 comments

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Eco Chic Weekly 8/29/09

Eco Chic Weekly 8/29/09

Eco Chic Weekly compiles the best of the best in green fashion and beauty blogging each week. Please feel free to copy and use this […]

by × August 29, 2009 × 1 comment

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Eco Fashion News of the Week: August 28, 2009

Eco Fashion News of the Week: August 28, 2009

Treehugger’s reporting that Hanes is going to start making their inexpensive undies from hemp? Awesome! But Why now? It’s ECOnomics at work: Because Crailar (the […]

by × August 28, 2009 × 3 comments

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Crude, the Film, Shows Real Price of America's Oil Addiction (Hint: It's Not Just the Environment)

Crude, the Film, Shows Real Price of America's Oil Addiction (Hint: It's Not Just the Environment)

Crude is the story of a community of 30,000 tribal members in the Amazonian jungle of Ecuador who hold a corporation to bear for its […]

by × August 10, 2009 × 2 comments

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You Might Be an Eco Chick If…..

You Might Be an Eco Chick If…..

….you’ve decided that since you’ve made it this far this summer without A/C, you’re just going to keep going and tough it out, just to […]

by × August 6, 2009 × 3 comments