Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Retro swimsuits are in, and eco-fresh swimsuits are really IN! And this 2-piece eco swimsuit from Reformation has all of the tic boxes checked off. Shown here is a "Monte Carlo" top featuring a sweetheart neckline and bowed front and a high-rise "Mandalay" bottom in the season's freshest retro check: gingham. It's particularly a head turner in green [styles are available in black and white gingham also.] Fabric used in creating the suit is a lightweight stretchy 85% recycled polyamide and 20% elasthane. Top is priced $98 and bottom is $78 from Reformation. Feel good about shopping. Feel good about the planed.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Eco-friendly fashion is a sure way to feel better about fashion investments. Set your stripes on summer fun with this jumpsuit made of eco-sustainable Lyocell/linen with a cotton linen. The pinstripe fabric [thin black on white] has a retro baseball vibe and the style is a really cute take on the hot off-shoulder trend and wider leg pants.
Lyocell is a fiber that represents a milestone in the development of environmentally sustainable textiles. Lyocell is made from cellulose found in wood pulp which has been harvested from tree farms. This eco fiber is produced via an advanced 'closed loop' solvent spinning process, with minimal impact on the environment and economical use of energy and water.
Find this fun eco jumpsuit now at Club Monaco for $289.00.
Monday, July 10, 2017
Eco fashions are never fresher than when created using shades of blue. This eco-friendly artisan blue print caftan by MIRTH is a hand block design printed on a double layer of 100% handmade cotton fabric to give a faded effect.[The top layer is then recycled to make the pouch your caftan comes packed inside.] Mirth was started in 2016 by sisters Erin and Katie of Houston, TX after discovering heritage textiles over the course of several years of travel and exploration. The handmade fabrics sourced from artisan communities bring a story to each piece. Find this now by visiting Shop Latitude. Priced $288. For other styles visit Mirth Caftans.
Friday, July 7, 2017
Here's the eco caftan to round out your summer and lounge around in whenever! Flowing and floaty this eco-friendly caftan by Proud Mary is an indigo shibori dyed caftan made of 100% organic cotton voile that is handwoven, dyed and sewn in Mali. The indigo is also locally harvested in Mali, West Africa. One size fits most. Priced $160. Find it online at Accompany, where every purchase has a purpose, uniquely artisan made, fair trade and globally philanthropic.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Eco-friendly and a fresh, fantastic take on white linen. This relaxed fit dress features a dramatic soft, ruffle for a truly feminine style. Made from high quality prewashed 100% linen for a perfect, comfortable fit. It will not shrink after you wash it. Plus, the more you wear it the softer it gets. Wearing linen fashions in summer allows air to flow through the fabric easily and lets the body breathe. Simple, trendy and comfy! Available in white and a range of colors. Made to order for just $82.41 from 220 Linen on Etsy.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Looking for an eco "go-to" weekend top that you can mix with indigo denim, black or white pants and skirts as well as colorful prints? This is the one. This light Blue Chambray top made of eco 100% Lyocell combines the ease of a tank with the edge of overall type back adjustable straps. The front features a relaxed bodice with notched hem and the back is V-cut. In sizes xs-xl at Lulus. Priced just $49.
Monday, June 26, 2017
Want an eco tropical vacay experience? Here it is: a 2-piece eco modal floral wide leg pant and crop top that sways to its own design rhythms. Easy going eco fabric forms a floaty top with adjustable straps and extreme wide leg pants[both lined]. Top can be reversed for a different look. Wear them together or separately with crisp white or worn in denim. Available from Free People. Price $148.