EcoStyle

Look Good, Feel Good this Summer in Koru Eco-Friendly Swimwear

July 1, 2016
Look Good, Feel Good this Summer in Koru Eco-Friendly Swimwear

Want to look good and feel good about your swimwear this summer? Making a commitment to protect the environment by choosing to wear eco-friendly, recycled clothing is a responsible decision. Koru makes it easy to find eco-conscious swimwear that meets your needs by offering an exciting selection of fashionable. eco-friendly swimsuits, yoga and sportswear to suit for you to choose from. […]

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26 Ways to Look Cute Naturally with Organic Lingerie and Sleepwear

February 11, 2016
26 Ways to Look Cute Naturally with Organic Lingerie and Sleepwear

Do you have a comfortable old nightgown that you love to wear most of the time? Is your favorite underwear baggy, comfortable and a little unflattering? Does your go-to bathrobe need to go to the recycle bin? Unfortunately for my husband, I have to answer “Yes” to all of the above. So for a combination belated birthday and Valentine’s day […]

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10 Emerging Sustainable Fashion Designers Cutting Waste Out of Fashion

September 24, 2015
10 Emerging Sustainable Fashion Designers Cutting Waste Out of Fashion

“10 fashion game-changers innovate with waste-reducing design techniques for the runway.”   Did you know that the fashion industry is now the world’s second most polluting industry in the world, after oil? That’s why The EcoChic Design Award was created. Their mission is to educate, inspire and encourage designers around the world to reduce waste through sustainable design innovation and to […]

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EcoStyle File: Sustainable City Style with Michele Cohen of Wabi Sabi

December 8, 2014
EcoStyle File: Sustainable City Style with Michele Cohen of Wabi Sabi

I am always on the look out for well-designed, comfortable, sustainable fashion, so I was thrilled to discover Wabi Sabi. I’m an eco-conscious, professional, living in the city–and Wabi Sabi designs with women like me in mind. Wabi Sabi creates stylish, functional and versatile day to evening work wear for professional women using the finest organic materials […]

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EcoStyle: Trying to Be an Eco-Fashionista? 6 Eco-Fashion Collections to Explore

October 2, 2014
EcoStyle: Trying to Be an Eco-Fashionista? 6 Eco-Fashion Collections to Explore

It’s not always easy to be an eco-fashionista! Although I am committed to living as sustainably as possible, it is not always easy to find suitable eco-friendly or sustainable apparel to buy when I am out shopping. On top of that, green fashion hasn’t always been considered the most stylish. And to some extent, that had to do with […]

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EcoStyle: “Go Green, Wear Blue” with H&M’s New Conscious Denim Collection

September 17, 2014
EcoStyle: Go Green, Wear Blue with H&M's New Conscious Denim Collection

Finding eco-conscious fashion at most retail stores in my town is like finding a needle in a haystack. And it’s no easy feat in other cities either! Corporate social responsibility, fair working practices and the inclusion of some eco-conscious clothing among their offerings is important to me when I decide where I am going to […]

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Are You a Fashion Victim? 10 Healthy Reasons to Avoid Toxic Fashion & Wear Organic

November 14, 2013
Are You a Fashion Victim? 10 Healthy Reasons to Avoid the Toxic Side of Fashion & Wear Organic Clothing

Have you ever heard the term “There’s more to that, than meets the eye”? There are valid reasons why that statement often holds true. From what we eat, to what we wear, looks can be deceiving. Today, more and more people are realizing the benefits of choosing to their reduce toxic exposure by eating organic […]

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How to Be a Green Beach Babe: 20 Fabulous EcoFriendly Swimsuits

August 1, 2013
How to be a green beach babe this summer: 15 fabulous, ecofriendly swimsuits

Would you like to make a splash at the beach this summer? Then it’s probably time to invest in a hot, new bathing suit. If you looking for the perfect, ecofriendly swimwear to meet your needs, then you’ve come to the right place. Beyond color, style and fit, there are other key factors to keep […]

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Fake for Animals Sake: 14 Ways to Dress Vegan Style

June 20, 2013
Fake for the Animal's Sake: 14 Ways to Veganise Your Style

Though, most of us grew up eating meat, and wearing animal hides and fur, many of us never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. Did you? The abuse that animals suffer at human hands is sickening, heartbreaking and sad. It’s even more so when we realize that the everyday choices we make—such […]

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Thrift Shop Style:10 Bright and Breezy Summer Dresses for Less

May 29, 2013
Thrift Shop Style10: Bright and Breezy Summer Dresses for Less

As the days grow longer and the weather gets warmer, we “thrift shop fashionistas” know that it’s time to score stylish summer finds at our favorite, second-hand haunts. My successful thrift shop hauls prove time and time again that looking good does not have to cost you an arm and a leg. I discovered this […]

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Susan Nichole: Vegan Summer Bags To Fall in Love With!

May 20, 2013
Susan Nichole Vegan: Summer Bags To Fall in Love with

The birth of Susan Nichole’s vibrant, designer-quality, vegan bag collection was inspired by birth of her children. When Susan and her husband decided to begin a family, they agreed that it was important to raise children with their values of respect and a love of life. “As an animal lover, vegetarian and now vegan, I […]

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BUY A PAIR, GIVE A PAIR: TOMS VEGAN, HOT WEATHER WEDGES

May 9, 2013
BUY A PAIR, GIVE A PAIR: TOMS VEGAN HOT WEATHER WEDGES

When the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, we girls instinctively know that it’s time to bare our toes, dash to the salon for emergency organic spa pedicures, then slip our pretty feet into even prettier vegan summer sandals! Why not shoe shop for two? And if you’re going to shop for shoes, […]

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Sustainable NYC: Making it a Lot Easier to Live Green

May 8, 2013
Sustainable NYC Making it a Lot Easier to Live Green

A trip to Avenue A rarely ends without me stopping to browse in Sustainable NYC. Walking into the densely-packed storefront and cafe, Sustainable NYC in the East Village, feels a lot like entering an old-style general store with a little bit of everything that you need in one place. At first it’s a bit jarring […]

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Ecofriendly Mother’s Day Gifts That Look Good, Give Back

May 6, 2013
Ecofriendly Mother's Day Gifts That Look Good, Give Back

What better way to honor our mothers and the spirit of motherhood, than by giving mom a gift that literally supports other women. Millions of women worldwide wage a desperate daily struggle to make a living selling their artisan-quality goods, but find that they have limited access to profitable market opportunities. When we buy gifts […]

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Shop Cheap and Chic for a Cause at City Opera Thrift Shop

April 3, 2013
Shop Cheap and Chic for a Cause at City Opera Thrift Shop

  I admit it. I used to be a ‘full-price-designer-shopping’ addict until I discovered the New York City Opera Thrift Shop — a darling gem located right in the heart of the E. 23rd Street shopping district for 25 years. Now I am a dedicated clothing recycler and selective thrift-shopper. Described as “the highest quality thrift […]

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