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How to Score a Summer Outfit for $21 at the Bayside Thrift Shop!

How to Score a Summer Outfit for $21 at the Bayside Thrift Shop!

Has all of summer's fun left your bank account a little dry? If you've still got a lot of events slated for the last days of the sunny season, but seem to have exhausted all your nicest things, then take

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10 Ways to Give a Green Facelift to Facebook Chief Mark Zuckerberg’s Wardrobe

10 Ways to Give a Green Facelift to Facebook Chief Mark Zuckerberg’s Wardrobe

Billionaire Mark Zuckerberg may rake in the dough, but even all with all that cold, hard Facebook cash, Zuckerberg seems to have missed the mark when it comes to personal style. Breaking the top ranks

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GIVEAWAY: Win a Fair-Trade Fedora From The Andean Collection (Worth $68!)

GIVEAWAY: Win a Fair-Trade Fedora From The Andean Collection (Worth $68!)

Pick up any fashion magazine and you'll quickly realize that Summer and Fall's prized accessory is the hat. So to help one lucky person turn up their sustainable style this season and the next, we've

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Transforming “Ze o Ze” Shoes Let You Swap Components for a Whole New Look

Transforming “Ze o Ze” Shoes Let You Swap Components for a Whole New Look

If you've ever walked out the door thinking you nailed your outfit, only feel a few minutes later you've made a fashion faux-pas with your footwear, then the  “Ze o Ze” might be the solution to your

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7 Eco-Bikinis to Spend a Summer in Sustainable Style

7 Eco-Bikinis to Spend a Summer in Sustainable Style

If you're still on the hunt for a swimsuit to turn into a second skin this summer, then jump ahead for our seven stylin' picks sure to make a splash. Sexy, sustainable and suited for all body-types, it's

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Backpacks for Kids Get Your Child (and a Child in Need) Ready for School

Backpacks for Kids Get Your Child (and a Child in Need) Ready for School

It's already time to start gearing up for the new school year, and while pencils and pads are on the top of our to-buy list, we've also been on the hunt for right pack to put all these new supplies into.

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7 Solar-Powered Wearables That Will Infuse Your Gadgets With Energy

7 Solar-Powered Wearables That Will Infuse Your Gadgets With Energy

Take advantage of the sun this summer and deck yourself out in some stylish wears that also soak up the solar rays for energy. No power outlets necessary, here are seven solar-powered wearables ranging

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3 Wardrobe Essentials You Can Adapt For Every Season

3 Wardrobe Essentials You Can Adapt For Every Season

Shopping for sustainable fashion can be daunting, but one of the best tricks we can offer to get more out of your wardrobe is to invest in timeless pieces that will last. We're talking about well-made

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“Smart” Sunglasses Use LCD Technology to Block Out the Sun’s Glare

“Smart” Sunglasses Use LCD Technology to Block Out the Sun’s Glare

The sun's blinding rays are something to contend with when driving, but a new LCD technology developed by physicist Chris Mullin could soon pave the way for a new set of "smart" specs able to detect

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6 Ways to Use Leggings to Extend Your Wardrobe

6 Ways to Use Leggings to Extend Your Wardrobe

Even the best wardrobe needs a little bit of a lift now and then. One great way to add a bit of sass to a tired dress or tank is to simply slip on a set of leggings. From layering them up with colorful

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TOMS and The Row Collaborate on Limited Edition Cashmere and Italian Wool Shoes

TOMS and The Row Collaborate on Limited Edition Cashmere and Italian Wool Shoes

TOMS is venturing out from their comfy canvas haven and teaming up with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's The Row to create a new line of luxury footwear. While keeping with the classic TOMS' aesthetic, the

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Linda Loudermilk Debuts the World’s First Compostable Swimsuit

Linda Loudermilk Debuts the World’s First Compostable Swimsuit

Sometimes clothes wear down beyond repair, and bathing suits in particular are not often passed down. So what better way to cut down on material waste than with a compostable bathing suit? Eco-luxury

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Top 7 Sizzling Vegan Sandals for Summer

Top 7 Sizzling Vegan Sandals for Summer

If you're looking for a stylish and green way to let your tootsies cool off this summer, then take a cue from our vegan sandal guide! We've rounded up 7 sweet picks that are 100 percent animal- and

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Brussels-based Jojo Uses Carrier Pigeons to Deliver Eco-Conscious Sneakers

Brussels-based Jojo Uses Carrier Pigeons to Deliver Eco-Conscious Sneakers

In today's competitive retail market, you've got to differentiate yourself if you want to make a name - right? Well, eco-conscious sneaker maker Jojo is doing just that with their brilliant

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DIY: How to Make a Sexy Bikini from a Recycled T-Shirt

DIY: How to Make a Sexy Bikini from a Recycled T-Shirt

Buying a bathing suit can be an expensive purchase -- not to mention an endeavor often strife with discontent. So why not skip the fitting room stalls and bust out a pair of scissors and some thread and

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: GreenShows Pop-Up at Bloomingdales NYC Highlights Eco-Fashion

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: GreenShows Pop-Up at Bloomingdales NYC Highlights Eco-Fashion

Eco-fashion is heading full speed into the mainstream scene in a big way here in NYC. This past Earth Day, Bloomingdales hosted The GreenShows EcoLux Pop-Up Shop, showcasing some of the hottest green

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6 of Our Favorite Eco-Friendly “Barefoot” Running Shoes

6 of Our Favorite Eco-Friendly “Barefoot” Running Shoes

Deciding on what running shoe you should buy is no simple task. Do you go with the classic runner? A gel infused sole? A lace free slip-on? Or how about going barefoot? Most sports professionals agree

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Studio Swine’s Stylish Eyeglasses are Made of Human Hair

Studio Swine’s Stylish Eyeglasses are Made of Human Hair

Eyewear comes in many shapes and sizes, but few are made with sustainable materials. But here's a collection from two Royal College of Art graduates that turns human hair into stylish sunnies and vision

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Bike-Powered Sewing Machine Belts Out Bicycle Caps for NYC Museum

Bike-Powered Sewing Machine Belts Out Bicycle Caps for NYC Museum

Singer may have cornered the market on electric sewing machines, but get ready for an old-school comeback that requires a little more than the push of an electric foot-pedal. A collaboration between New

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World’s First 3D-Printed Bikini Unveiled

World’s First 3D-Printed Bikini Unveiled

Futuristic designer Continuum Fashion and 3D printing experts Shapeways have teamed up to bring you the world's first commercially available 3D-printed bikini. The innovative manufacturing process used to

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Enter to Win a $200 Hessnatur Eco-Shopping Spree (Featuring Miguel Adrover)!

Enter to Win a $200 Hessnatur Eco-Shopping Spree (Featuring Miguel Adrover)!

Has your closet been overrun by sweaters and heavy wool slacks? With winter well out of our lives and summer in full bloom, there's no better time so slip on a sustainably made dress and some ethically

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Solar-Powered Bikini Soaks Up Sun Rays and Powers Up Gadgets

Solar-Powered Bikini Soaks Up Sun Rays and Powers Up Gadgets

Now that you've got your beach bod all ready for a sun-drenched summer, it's time to choose a eco-friendly swimsuit for those days spent sprawled out on the sand. Designed by Brooklyn-based Andrew

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Worst Forms of Child Labor Occur in India’s Garment Industry

Worst Forms of Child Labor Occur in India’s Garment Industry

Whether you grew up in the city or were a suburban-raised child, the issue of child labor was most likely outside of the realm of your understanding. Today, the labor exploitation of children is still a

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Chanel Bag Made From Beef Jerky: ‘Gross’ or ‘Give Me a Taste’?

Chanel Bag Made From Beef Jerky: ‘Gross’ or ‘Give Me a Taste’?

There are plenty of people who are up in arms when it comes to the use of leather in fashion, but could Nancy Wu’s take on Chanel’s classic quilted bag give them the vindication they've been seeking?

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Diffus’ Chic Solar-Power Bag Flaunts Its Photovoltaic Panels

Diffus’ Chic Solar-Power Bag Flaunts Its Photovoltaic Panels

Louis Vuitton and Chanel may have there trademark logos, but solar power is doing them one up by flaunting its photovoltaic panels as a symbol and source of power. Diffus designed the

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U.K. Student Makes “Jimmy Cheese” Platform Wedges From Stale Cheddar Sandwich

U.K. Student Makes “Jimmy Cheese” Platform Wedges From Stale Cheddar Sandwich

If you can't stand when people waste food, then take a cue from the students at Bath Spa University in the UK, who made an entire line of shoes out of stale cheese! Somerset cheese manufacturer Pilgrims

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Survey Says That Most Women Don’t Wear Half of the Shoes They Buy

Survey Says That Most Women Don’t Wear Half of the Shoes They Buy

This probably won't come as a surprise to many out there, but according to a new study by The Co-operative Insurance the average British woman (and not unlikely, American) owns nearly £400 ($655) of

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Gag-Worthy or Glorious? Custom Hairball Jewelry From Your Cat

Gag-Worthy or Glorious? Custom Hairball Jewelry From Your Cat

Tired of your kitty's fur clustering up in every corner the house? If you own a cat you've probably experience your fair share of hairballs, but did you ever think of putting those pieces of fluff to a

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Kate Middleton’s Wedding Ring Made from Repurposed Welsh Gold

Kate Middleton’s Wedding Ring Made from Repurposed Welsh Gold

Even though the royal wedding has passed, there's still a lot of buzz going around over the ceremony and dress - but what about that eco-fabulous ring? Designed by Wartski, a Welsh family-run jewelry

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How Can Fashion Designers Reduce the Disposability of Clothing?

How Can Fashion Designers Reduce the Disposability of Clothing?

While it's easy to get sucked into bargains at the likes of H&M and Forever 21, the current disposability of clothing is a growing issue leading to poorly distributed resources and excess waste

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