Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Eco Chic Gift Idea: Dainty Recycled Gold Ring with Ruby

Handcrafted and eco-friendly jewelry makes the perfect Valentine Day gift. If hearts aren't your thing, try a beautiful ruby ring with a recycled eco-friendly gold setting. The ruby is accented by a hammered gold stylized petal setting. Choose from recycled 14k or 18k gold. Price from $279. Available online from Lilian Ginebra on Etsy.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Eco Fashion Chic for Valentine's Date Night

Valentine's Day is coming up and maybe you want to add a new eco -friendly dress to your wardrobe. This one by Closet
is a fun and flirty style in the perfect shade of wine for a Valentine's evening out. Flattering V-neckline and panel design accent most figures. It can also make the office to after five transition because the fabric is an eco-friendly blend of 97% cotton and 3% Elastane. Just layer it under a cardi or a jacket and you'll be all set. Dress is available for less than $100 from ASOS online.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Eco Fashion Chic Idea: An Alpaca Sweater Coat That Pairs Perfectly with Denim

Looking for an eco-friendly, season-spanning knit coat that checks all the style boxes? This ethnic inspired sweater coat is handloomed of 100% Alpaca and has a color palette that picks up on now into resort top colors by top designers. Relaxed fit and hemline fringe make this the travel companion that adds an extra layer of style to all of your denim. Made in Bolivia under Fair Trade standards, it is now available for $350.00 [a $100 price reduction] from the Peruvian Connection.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Chase the Chill of Winter in an Eco-Friendly Recycled Yarn Sweater

What defines eco fashion chic? Choosing to wear eco friendly clothing and remain your stylish self. This hand knit eco-friendly sweater gives you a stylish edge. Its oversized chunky black and gray stripes are zinged with marsala wine stripes and features a boat neckline. Perfect for layering over a long white shirt,a black turtle or gray turtle neck [yes, they are back in style].

It is knit of recycled wool/acrylic yarn and is available from MaxMelody on Etsy for $95.00.

Saturday, January 2, 2016

What's Eco Chic? A New Year's Resolution to Be More Eco-Conscious

Okay, it's the New Year and you've made some resolutions about becoming more eco-conscious. What better way than replacing some of the basic items in your closet with eco versions? What better place to start than with a basic black eco-friendly dress?
This cozy, light weight fleece dress by Eileen Fisher is an ideal one to add. Its easy skimmer shape and knee length are perfect for layering over leggings for winter warmth.Details such as boat neckline and topstitching kick it up a notch in terms of style. Moreover it is made in the USA using Tencel,an eco-friendly fabric made from sustainably harvested trees. Price just $158.