EcoSalon Shops in NYC Highlights Local and International Green Designers

EcoSalon Shops- New York City 2010 from EcoSalon on Vimeo.

Check out this great recap video by Greta Eagan!

I had a great time at the first Ecosalon Shops event at Greenspaces in NYC; hosted by Editor Sara Ost and her team of fantastic writers and contributors. Designers included: H. Fredriksson, Feral Childe, Ecowrist, Doucette Duvall, Cri de Coeur, Ryann, Mission Savvy, Feisty Elle, Lara Miller, NatureVsFuture, Rebecka Froberg, RESTORE, Tara St. James’ Study
T-Luxe Lingerie and Foundfuture. (See Ecosalon’s page on the event for links to them all.)

Treehugger fashion writer Emma Grady and friend, wearing vintage Chanel and Pucci, respectively.

Fiesty Elle was just one of the many accessory designers at the Ecosalon shops event; I bought a pair of their handmade boiled wool and bamboo earrings, similar to those below.

Fiesty Elle Earrings up close.

Eco Chick Editor Starre Vartan and Ecosalon Editor Sara Ost.

Starre Vartan is founder and editor-in-chief of Eco-Chick.com and the author of the Eco-Chick Guide to Life. She's also a freelance science and environment writer who has published in National Geographic, CNN, Scientific American, Mental Floss, Pacific Standard, the NRDC, and many more. She lives on an island in Puget Sound with her partner and black cat. She was a geologist in her first career, and still picks up rocks wherever she goes.