Posts tagged "eco-friendly"

40 Itty Bitty, Super Easy Ways To Help Save The Earth

It’s easy to feel helpless when it comes to helping the environment. People tend to get caught up in the idea that our actions don’t matter in the grand scheme…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas | June 27, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Your Face Wash Is Fish Poison — Make Your Own Instead!

Hey guys, good news! The microbeads in your face wash are poison! Oh, wait, that’s terrible news, never mind.
You might have heard that Illinois banned microbeads from cosmetics and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 27, 2014 - 9:00 am

7 Reasons You Should Try Making Your Own Makeup

My best friend has been on a bit of a homesteading, make-everything-yourself kick lately. Every time I call her and ask what she’s doing, she replies with, “Oh, just whipping…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 25, 2014 - 9:00 am

Compassionate Fashion: 12 Super-Cute Eco-Friendly Sandals From Picolinos

Pikolinos shoes encourages cooperative projects and promotes sustainability by employing a “zero paper” policy in its factories and offices. They also use vegetable dying where possible, and water-based dyes and…

Julie Gerstein | July 24, 2013 - 9:00 am

Earth Day In Hollywood: 5 Eco-Friendly Celebrity Moms

Hollywood is going green!
Today, more than one billion people around the globe will participate in Earth Day. In celebration, let’s take a look at five green celebrity moms who inspire…

Celebrity Baby Scoop | April 22, 2012 - 9:30 am

Etsy Spotlight: Eco-Friendly Bath Stuff

Baths are so relaxing and luxurious (just ask Amelia), and there is a huge variety of bath salts, soaks, scrubs, and soaps out there that can take your bath to…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 20, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Etsy Spotlight: 7 Cute, Casual Pieces From Zen Threads

Zen Threads is one of my favorite Etsy shops. I love their clever designs and their commitment to sustainability–they use eco-friendly inks and most of the clothing they print on…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 15, 2012 - 1:00 pm

10 Eco-Friendly DIY Spring Cleaning Ideas

Do you smell it in the air? Do you feel it in your bones? It’s spring cleaning time! The internet (and when I say “the internet,” I mean “Pinterest”) is…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 9, 2012 - 10:00 am

Get Naked, But Keep Your Clothes On

These days, it’s pretty cool to call yourself eco-friendly, and in the fashion world, that’s especially true. Lots of brands say they’re sustainable, but don’t actually have the environmental chops…

Julie Gerstein | April 6, 2012 - 11:40 am

Sustainable Style: Bodkin

Bodkin is the brainchild of Brooklyn designer Eviana Hartman. Hartman started out as a writer and editor, working at Nylon and Vogue, where she developed an interest in sustainable fashion…

Julie Gerstein | April 3, 2012 - 11:00 am

First Look: The H&M Conscious Collection

Just in time for Earth Day, H&M is putting out a collection of eco-friendly sustainable evening wear called the Conscious Collection. Made from hemp, organic cotton and recycled polyester, the…

Julie Gerstein | March 23, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Meet Your New Super Cool Eco-Friendly Glasses

Even though geek-chic has been a colossal trend the past few years, we’re completely over thick plastic frames. We’re moving on to hipper wood frames by Sire’s Crown, which uses…

Annika Harris | October 4, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Gisele Is The New Captain Planet

UN Goodwill Ambassador, mom, and model…

Simcha | December 8, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Green Dildos For All

If we want our cars to be eco-friendly, why shouldn’t we be able to get our engines revving with some green sex toys? That’s what Justine Roddick, owner of NYC…

Ami Angelowicz | December 24, 2009 - 4:45 pm

A Chair For The Travel-Minded

OK, so I know my taste is a little, er, eclectic, but I love these crazy suitcase chairs by Katie Thompson. Working with recycled materials — or, as she calls…

Susannah Breslin | December 9, 2009 - 12:50 pm

Show Your Eco-Support: “Green” Underthings

As of today, there’s no excuse for wearing those holey, chewed-up underoos we all own. Not only are they not cute, they are slowly and silently killing the planet. (Well,…

Nina Carbone | August 17, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Crave: Quiksilver Eco-Friendly Tee (Win One!)

We love it when girls steal their boyfriends’ clothes (or shop in the men’s department), because there’s something subtly sexy about taking masculine clothes and putting them on a woman.

Catherine Strawn | November 21, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Crave: Wallpaper That Adds Ambiance And Eco-Friendliness To Your Abode

Ninety-percent of the reason I want to own a house someday is so I can wallpaper every room in a different pattern. sells wallpaper that is made from non-toxic…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 23, 2008 - 7:30 pm