Posts Tagged ‘Sweatshop-free’

These jackets by Canadian designer preloved are ideal for guys who like kickin’ it old skool. The line of urban style outerwear gets its edge from salvaged sweaters and crafted into one-of-a-kind pieces (you can actually see the process unfold on video from the homepage). Who knew that dumpster diving would look so totally righteous? […]

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 […]

For the fashion-minded and budget conscious, here are some summer sales to help green up your wardrobe without breaking the bank. First up is a sale at Beklina on season ready tops, jewelry and accessories. Our picks: a delicate graphic Lace Trim Cami by Stewart + Brown made of 100% pima cotton (shown left) and […]

Spring has arrived at Passenger Pigeon and I’m all a-flutter for their line of screen printed bamboo voile dresses, lyocell wrap dresses and soy-blend tunics. All designed, sewn and printed in Canada, sans sweatshop labor. Modern, artsy, truly fabulous fashion. Lori Dress, available in salmon pink or black+whiteMade either with hemp/silk/organic cotton blend (pink) or […]

Sorry for the late posting! Here are some of my favorite high-style, guilt-free fashion finds from around the web this week: ETHICALLY ENTRENCHED Multi-Stitch Trench by Myth & Ritual, $290 Sweatshop-free Cotton Spotted at Beklina A WARM WEATHER WEDGE Vulcan Wedge by Mink Shoes, $400 vegan and eco-friendly cork Spotted at Haute*Nature SHINY, HAPPY PEOPLE […]

The webcast of the pre-Grammy, 4th annual the Roots Jam is up on G Living! See who came out to lend their eco-support towards promoting composting programs in L.A. schools. VIP giftbags filled with green goodies were given to 75 special celebs. Fab Green joined the press core which was far more friendly and gracious […]

There’s something really captivating about designer Angela Johnson‘s sense of style. Self-described as “punk couture,” “vintage inspired” and “kitschy ready-to-wear,” Angela’s gowns exude feminity “but with a dark side.” So if you tend to gravitate towards the adventurous style of Gwen Stefani over the classic appeal of Nicole Kidman, look no further than these bold-n-beautiful […]

Here are some green gifting ideas for your favorite urban hipster, technophile, High Fidelity-loving boyfriend, husband, brother or guy pal. Happy hunting. Movie Billboard Wallets by ModuLab, $19USD, spotted at re:modern Refashioned from Hollywood’s cast off vinyl billboard posters, these wallets have been a popular eco-style item this year. Chile-based Modulab also makes a wide […]

Sworn Virgins is a Los Angeles-based label favored by many Hollywood celebs and fashionistas for their flattering, easy-to-wear dresses and tunics. And since the collection is exclusively made using supersoft bamboo (and 5% spandex for stretch), these pieces end up feeling like a silky second skin when worn. Co-founded by knitting mill owner Alex Amini […]

According to Tim Gunn of Project Runway purple is “in”. So why not forgo the traditional red or black dress and opt instead for a purple frock by enamore this season. First up is enamore’s Pansy Shift Dress, an adorable vintage-inspired little number. Each dress is made to order by hand in the UK, and […]