Archives - 11 January 2012, Wednesday

  • Vogue Editor Urges Red Carpet Fashion to Go Green: by Michael dEstries January 11, 2012 Editor of Vogue Italy, F...

    Vogue Editor Urges Red Carpet Fashion to Go Green | Ecorazzi

    ecorazzi.com 11 Jan '12, 6pm

    Vogue Editor Urges Red Carpet Fashion to Go Green 0 by Michael dEstries January 11, 2012 Tweet Editor of Vogue Italy, Franca Sozzani , took to her personal blog today to enthusiastically voice support for a more ethical fashion industry – with award show red carpets in particular offe...

  • Italian artist Ivano Vitali knits clothing and accessories from recycled newspaper yarn!

    Ivano Vitali Creates Zero-Waste Garments From Recycled Newspaper Yarn

    ecouterre.com 11 Jan '12, 8pm

    started long before sustainable fashion was en vogue , and Ivano Vitali , of all people, should know. After all, the Italian artist dabbled in mammoth-size tapestries made from castoff newspapers , plastic bags, eggshells, and aluminum foil as early as 1974. Three decades years later,...

  • Producers Paid Sea Shepherd $750K For 'Whale Wars' Access | Ecorazzi

    ecorazzi.com 11 Jan '12, 10pm

    Why all your contempt for Japan? There are a dozen countries still actively whaling, some with quotas from the IWC, some in defiance of them because they are not bound by its rules. Russia kills 140 gray whales a year, which have a significantly smaller population than the Minkes the ...

  • Aftershokz Bone-Conducting Earphones Pumps Music Through Your Skull

    AfterShokz Bone-Conducting Earphones Pump Music Through Your Skull

    ecouterre.com 11 Jan '12, 3pm

    If years of cranking up your tunes to sky-high decibels are taking their toll, the electronics wizards at AfterShokz have created a better way to rock out by bypassing your eardrums completely. The Syracuse, NY-based company, which debuted a trio of headphones at the Consumer Electron...

  • Kristen Bell Wants Candle 79 to Open West Coast Restaurant | Ecorazzi

    ecorazzi.com 11 Jan '12, 5pm

    has fallen prey to the delectable tastes of upper east side favorite Candle 79 . Maybe she had the grilled seitan chimichurris or the porcine-crusted tofu. Or perhaps she had her epiphany during dessert with the chocolate peanut butter bliss. Any way you slice it, the California girl ...

  • Working from Home; How to Choose your Home Office Furniture ...: Working from home is not for everyone; some peo...

    Working from Home; How to Choose your Home Office Furniture

    alternativeconsumer.com 11 Jan '12, 5pm

    Working from home is not for everyone; some people prefer it so that they can be closer to their families (in the case of young children) whilst others simply prefer the quietness and the lack of a commute and perhaps a little bit longer in bed. Working from home has both pros and con...

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  • Why buy when you can craft! - Buying Nothing New Resolution: Underwear via @feelgoodstyle

    DIY Underwear

    feelgoodstyle.com 11 Jan '12, 10pm

    When I first decided to buy nothing new, I didn’t really think about underwear . Realistically, if you wash something in hot water it will sanitize it. The ick factor in buying underwear at a thrift store is purely mental. I have yet to cross over the mental bridge and buy underwear f...

  • Wa TQ! I love ULTRA, they're like the Alexander Wang of eco-fashion. Total hotness!

    On the Cutting Edge of Eco-Fashion: ULTRA

    goodlifer.com 11 Jan '12, 4am

    Ever since I added to word “eco-fashion” to my vocabulary, I have wished for a brand like ULTRA to come along. One that is as cutting edge and inspired as it is sexy and badass. Organic cotton and muted colors are great, but sometimes a girl just wants to feel like a vixen. There’s a ...

  • Give your fingertips a cruelty-free makeover with a set of easy-to-apply “nail skins” by Nail Couture L.A. for PETA

    PETA Teams Up With Nail Couture L.A. on Bunny-Patterned Nail Wraps

    ecouterre.com 11 Jan '12, 9pm

    Give your fingertips a cruelty-free makeover with a set of easy-to-apply “nail skins” by Nail Couture L.A , designed exclusively for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals . Featuring the group’s signature bunny motif in a whimsical black-and-gray houndstooth pattern, the limited...

  • Grove Bamboo Electronics Cases

    ecofabulous.com 11 Jan '12, 5pm

    Mac-o-philes are often just as obsessive about the sleeves in which they slip their beloved iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, and other tech essentials. For the discerning techie, there are Grove electronic cases, handmade in Portland via a concerted, conscious process that will please eco-mi...

  • New post: Bells and Whistles The uber sleek and intelligent

    ECO Kettle

    ecofabulous.com 11 Jan '12, 9am

    Find a tea addict or French Press aficionado and you’ll probably see an electric kettle within close reach. The device brings water to a boiling point in a snap but is less than efficient, a hitch solved by the uber sleek and intelligent ECO Kettle ($56.00-80.00). No more overfilling ...

  • Organic Beauty Blog of the Day: @figandsage

    Organic Beauty Blog of the Day: @figandsage

    figandsage.blogspot.com 11 Jan '12, 5am

    I've been a big fan of My New Roots for quite some time now. Sarah Britton, the woman, chef and nutritionist behind the blog is an inspiration. Her mouthwatering photos, delicious, healthy recipes and fun-loving, positive voice is what has me clicking over each time a new post is up. ...

  • EcoFabulous: Message in a Former Bottle Full

    Great Green Gizmos Recycled Bottle Light Kit

    ecofabulous.com 11 Jan '12, 5pm

    Great Green Gizmos! Kids get a lesson in recycling and get to flex their creative muscle with the Green Creativity Recycled Bottle Light Kit ($16.00), an enviro-project for future eco-leaders in training. Plastic bottles get a second life when you put them in the hands of an inventive...

  • Get 25% off NEOM

    daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 11 Jan '12, 5pm

    NEOM Luxury Organics is the cult beauty and scenting brand that aims to makes women feel amazing every day. Their sumptuous range, including room fragrance and bath and body treats, is made with at least 70% organic ingredients. With high levels of mood-boosting essential oils in each...

  • Review of the Sanderson Cassis Rose & Violet Small Candle @daisygreenmag @sandersonfw

    Relax and unwind

    daisygreenmagazine.co.uk 11 Jan '12, 11am

    Label M therapy age defying recovery mask We’ve been counting down the days to our Christmas parties, but we still face the dilemma of how to pamper ourselves before we head out the door. We searched high and low to give you our essential relax and recharge list. With everything to pa...

  • New post: Highly iDAPTable Charge your iPhone, Kindle, mp

    iDAPT Universal Eco Charger

    ecofabulous.com 11 Jan '12, 4pm

    just live in it: we go leaps and bounds to be conscious energy consumers. With smartphones, iPods, iPads, Kindles, and all manner of electronic miscellany that need to stay charged virtually 24/7, doing so takes some strategic thinking. The iDAPT eco-charger ($32.00) makes said enviro...