Five Finds: August 11, 2010

Factory Pant by Bahar Shahpar – $214 Rock your summer in these great linen pants. The oversized coconut button allows for wearing the pants rouched up on the side or you can go classic and leave the tab unbuttoned and the button is still visible.  Available in charcoal grey. 100% Linen, pockets lined with 100% Organic Cotton. Made in NY, USA of imported fabric. Mali Amaryllis top by Ideo – $54 Summer top with beaded straps crossed on back. Banded waist for a blousy effect. 100% organic jersey cotton. Beads embroidered around neck and…

Raw Earth Wild Sky – Spring 2010

Karen Kananen and Samantha Robinson have created a line of organic, handmade in the U.S. contemporary clothing under the label raw earth wild sky.  These clothes are sincere, comfortable and stylish without sacrificing sustainability. Here’s a sneak peek at some of the choice pieces from the Spring 2010 collection: DC Blazer: this has been our best selling jacket for Spring and comes in Bone (shown), Tarnish (shown on Philly Tee), Ember (Orange), Coal (Dark Grey), and Black. Sug Ret $234 Philly Tee: this is our overall best seller for Spring, and it comes…

Weekly Five!

1.  Blue Canoe Bamboo Wrap Dress ($98) Fresh and lovely…and easy to wear!  This bamboo/organic cotton blend wrap dress is a perfect chameleon piece for the summer.  Wear it with a statement necklace and strappy sandals for an afternoon affair; or pull your hair into a ponytail and cruise around town in casual elegance. 2.  Tony Pomeroy “Orchid” Gold Earrings (*inquire) Tony Pomeroy creates beautiful jewelry out of reclaimed gold.  These environmentally sound Orchid earrings are chic, sexy and luxurious. 3.  Form & Fauna Reunited Creme Grass Flat Sweet, fresh, and adorable–it’s so hard to find sustainable shoes this…

Under the Canopy Sale!

Looking for some basic organic cotton pieces at awesome prices?  Check out the Under the Canopy site where you’ll find tees, tops, yoga pants, hoodies and lounge wear ranging from $13.99-$25.99.  Lots of sizes and colors available,…

Be Nice!

I love me some organic cotton t-shirts.  I’m always on the lookout for a new shirt style or fresh new design.  Which is why I was so pleased to receive an email from one Ms. Marine Boudeau, co-founder of Be Nice; an organic cotton t-shirt company based in NYC. Be Nice organic cotton shirts are made using water-based eco-friendly inks from Matsui. We clean up after ourselves mostly with water. When necessary, we use a citrus and soy based eco-cleaner from Chemical Consultants Incorporated. Our 100% organic cotton t-shirts currently come…

Green Keds!

Keds are a staple wardrobe item that have stood the test of time.  They can be worn by anyone between the ages of 5 and 50 for comfortable, weekend wear.  Throw on your Keds and head to the farmer’s market, the home improvement store, or the library.  You can wear them with casual jeans, shorts, skirts and dresses.  They are pretty much a must-have item.  And NOW…you can get GREEN LABEL KEDS! * Made from organic cotton * Non-toxic dyes and inks used * 20% recycled rubber soles *  Laces made from 100% recycled…