Archive for the ‘Shoes’ Category

The designer-owners of Mod Green Pod have made the leap from home decor to fashion. Owner Nancy Mims posted these beauties on her Facebook page recently: a sassy set of VANs Shoes made with Mod Green Pod’s 100% certified organic cotton prints. According to Nancy, Vans came a-calling after seeing Mod Green Pod’s modernized Baroque […]

For three years, I’ve patiently hunted for a pair of sexy, sustainable knee-high boots and it’s worth the wait. Form & Fauna‘s sporty, sexy look speaks to my inner-tomboy. Sleek racing stripes are a signature in this freshman collection of flats, boots and pumps. Even though they hail from the Fall 2007 collection — they […]

Ok, I’m not a gal who fawns over a pair of Jimmy Choo shoes but if you are, here’s a way to take a greener turn the next time you indulge in a little retail therapy: Revival Boutique. This charming New York atelier brims with gently worn, of-the-moment, high-end designer shoes, bags, gowns, suits and […]

If you’ve been warming up to the idea of greening your wardrobe on a budget, here are a few ways to “chic up” your shoe collection and unleash your inner designer. TIRED TURNED TRENDY Mary Kay Newcomb generously shares how to turn those tired into trendy ankle boots. Her Shoe-torial is packed with instructions, sources […]

This week’s fashion finds cover the affordable and affluent, but undeniably fabulous. STEPPIN’ OUT Charmone Platform Shoes, $315, available at KaightNYC. Spotted at TIE ME UP, TIE ME DOWN Snap Ties by Erin MacLeod, crafted from vintage ties, $29 Spotted at GreatGreenGoods REBEL RUBBER Designers Gaelyn and Cianfarani take recycled inner tubes for a […]

Another great G-fashion event for New Yorkers! This time it’s a special Cocktails & Dreams shopping event hosted by eco-chic boutique KaightNYC: Where: Select boutiques on Orchard Street including KAIGHT, Tahir Boutique, Still Life and Eggplant. When: October 26, 6pm-9pm Why: 20% off all fall merchandise. Including Linda Loudermilk tops, Eko logic dresses (pictured above) […]

Vegan chic? Sounds like a misnomer but guess again. Enter NYC-based Moo Shoes, an online boutique that offers a broad range of cruelty-free, fashion-forward shoes, belts, clothing. I discovered them after a two-year search for stylin’ faux leather boots and fell in love instead with a few of their retro-inspired pumps and retro-inspired sneakers. Sisters […]

At last there’s a way to see some of the pieces from the “Well Fashioned: Eco Style in the UK” Exhibition if you can’t afford that pricey plane ticket. Louise from the Craft Council has graciously e-mailed over some photos from the exhibit which included eco-style streetwear, wedding gowns, shoes, and recycled evening wear. “Two […]

What an amazing week ahead: the new season of Project Runway airs on Wednesday night, and L.A. will showcase its first major eco-fashion show and shopping event. Hosted by floral boutique House of Petals, the Eco-Petal Fashion Show will feature “an unprecedented collection of the most creative designers, all showcased in one beautiful boutique featuring […]