Do you get slack from your friends about your passion for green fashion? Are you burned out from the momentary let downs of looking for the perfect EcoFashion garment or accessory and not finding what you need? Have you lost your drive to seek out, defend and WEAR EcoFashion? Then this list is for you, the proud, the growing, the future of Haute Verte Couture. Below you’ll find 10 Reasons Why It’s Delightful to Be an EcoFashionista. This list is meant for everyone, from the devoted EcoDiva to the professional with no time to think about clothing. As always, we want to hear from you, so please feel free to add your 10 Favorite reasons that spark your passion for green fashion! Continue reading
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Cyndi Lauper had it right when she said that money changes everything. In the midst of our recent economic down-turn it’s been made very apparent that it does. That realization has most certainly trickled over into the way we Eco-Fashionistas shop, dress, and act. Continue reading
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Hemp necklaces and scratchy bamboo t-shirts not your style? Do you wonder about the style/quality compromise when choosing an Eco-fashion item? Green style has gotten a rough start out there in the Eco-fashion world, but there are so many fantastic places that are seeking to change that stigma. Send in nomination for your favorite Eco-chic designer, product, or even fashion diva and we’ll post up the best of the best. Photos, links and tips on new Eco-fashion are all welcome. Remember, it’s all about keeping sustainable AND in style!
Looking forward to hearing what you’ve got to say.
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Ah the beauty of spring. Not only do we get the joy of fashion week that heralds in the hard earned season of spring around the world, but we also have local parades of color in the form of all the natural beauty that welcomes us to the delights of this time of year. While most fashion blogs (including my personal favorite)
will show spring fashions on the street, I wanted to spotlight some of the amazing colors of the season that I found in nature. Continue reading