sustainable style sundays

Solar Powered Knit Hat and Gloves Keep You Warm for Winter

Solar Powered Knit Hat and Gloves Keep You Warm for Winter

When battling 70 mile per hour blistering cold winds, who couldn't use a little extra coziness? These ingenious accessories offer a way to keep warm using the power of the sun! Called Endless Warm, the

Read More >

Thermochromic Swine Flu Mask’s Colors are Fever Activated

Thermochromic Swine Flu Mask’s Colors are Fever Activated

With a death toll of about 4,000 people in the U.S. alone, swine flu is a clear and present danger - and it could be lurking in a human body near you! But what if you could easily identify, and politely

Read More >

DIY “Colour-In” Dress is a Coloring Book You Can Wear

DIY “Colour-In” Dress is a Coloring Book You Can Wear

If you've always dreamed of designing your own clothes, but just don't have any sewing skills, you're in luck! Berber Soepboer and Michiel Schuurman have come up with a way for you to put your own

Read More >

Build Your Own Lego Dress!

Build Your Own Lego Dress!

How cool would it be to be able to construct and reconstruct your clothing everyday according to your mood just like legos? Refinity's “Fragmented” clothing lets you do just that with their colorful

Read More >

Jewelry Made from Human Teeth

Jewelry Made from Human Teeth

Here's some eco-jewelry you can really sink your teeth into. Or rather, that Australian silversmith Polly van der Glas has sunk some sterilized human molars, bicuspids and canines into. What do you think

Read More >

Stunning Dress with 24,000 LEDs is the Newest Way to Advertise

Stunning Dress with 24,000 LEDs is the Newest Way to Advertise

Have something to say? Get the word out by emblazoning it across the Galaxy Dress - the world's largest wearable display! With a blinding 24,000 LED lights, 4,000 hand-applied Swarovski crystals and

Read More >

Junk Dunks: Upcycled Nike Sneakers Made From Metal Circuit Boards

Junk Dunks: Upcycled Nike Sneakers Made From Metal Circuit Boards

When it comes to kicks, the rarer the better. And if you're looking for originality, we guarantee you won't find another pair quite like these upcycled junk-metal Jordans by artist Gabriel Dishaw. He

Read More >

Tara St. James’ Upcycled Zipper Jewelry Adds Zip to Your Wardrobe

Tara St. James’ Upcycled Zipper Jewelry Adds Zip to Your Wardrobe

Self proclaimed pack-rat and the design mastermind behind the eco-fashion line Study Tara St. James knows how to make upcycling look good. So we weren't surprised to see that her latest endeavor takes

Read More >

Freakish Taxidermy Accessories Much Less Disgusting Than Fur Coats

Freakish Taxidermy Accessories Much Less Disgusting Than Fur Coats

Is that the vampire dude from Twilight? Eeeeek! These taxidermied toppers and pigeon-wing pendants may get your gag reflex going, but they're actually much more humane than the horrible and cruel mink

Read More >

Green Your Halloween With Wildlife Inspired Knits!

Green Your Halloween With Wildlife Inspired Knits!

Halloween is just around the corner and if you've got any little ones in your life, you're probably racking your brain for cute and clever Halloween costume ideas. If you're on the verge of giving in to

Read More >

Fall Eco-Fashion Pop Quiz!

Fall Eco-Fashion Pop Quiz!

How well do you know YOUR eco-fashion? Put your sustainability savvy to the test and get the best Ecouterre news of the week in easy-to-swallow, bite-size morsels with our eco-fashion pop quiz. 1. Playing

Read More >

Cashmere Tissue Rolls Out Toilet Paper Couture for Breast Cancer Month

Cashmere Tissue Rolls Out Toilet Paper Couture for Breast Cancer Month

Who knew that toilet paper couture could look so darn good?! Some of Canada's fashion elite rolled out their hottest designs for Cashmere Bathroom Tissue's Sixth Annual White Cashmere Collection 2009:

Read More >

Claudia Schulz’s Handmade Wool-Felt Hats Add Pop to Your Top

Claudia Schulz’s Handmade Wool-Felt Hats Add Pop to Your Top

Be still our hearts! These captivating wool-felt toppers handcrafted by artisan Claudia Schulz are enough to make us abandon our disdain for the cold weather and welcome it with open arms (or bare

Read More >

6 Eco-Friendly Men’s Jackets to Get You Ready For Fall

6 Eco-Friendly Men’s Jackets to Get You Ready For Fall

This autumn, why not use the chilly weather as an excuse to up your wardrobe's sustainability quotient with a durable, quality fall jacket? Now, we know that eco-friendly threads for guys aren't always

Read More >

7 Cheap and Easy Ways to Spruce Up Your Shoes for Fall!

7 Cheap and Easy Ways to Spruce Up Your Shoes for Fall!

Do your old shoes need a serious facelift? With fall starting, you may be tempted to toss your tired treads and splurge on some brand new ones - but wait! Before you go out and spend any money, check out

Read More >

The GreenShows Give Eco Fashion a Destination at New York Fashion Week

The GreenShows Give Eco Fashion a Destination at New York Fashion Week

Showing at New York Fashion Week is every aspiring fashion designer's dream, and having your line on display during this prestigious event is a sign that you've really made it. Well, in a way, eco-fashion

Read More >

Bio-Accessories Let You Wear Nature (on Your Face)

Bio-Accessories Let You Wear Nature (on Your Face)

When you're living the life of a city slicker, it's not always easy to embrace nature with quite the fervor you want. As an attempt to get people thinking about the ways in which we can interact more

Read More >

Mr. Larkin: A Gorgeous and Truly Innovative Eco-Fashion Collection

Mr. Larkin: A Gorgeous and Truly Innovative Eco-Fashion Collection

We've known about eco-fashion line Mr. Larkin for some time, but did not expect to be as blown away by the skill, innovation and sheer beauty of Casey Larkin's Spring 2010 collection as we were at last

Read More >

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: Top 5 Green Runway Shows

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: Top 5 Green Runway Shows

New York Fashion Week is finally drawing to a close, and we're psyched to report that the presence of environmentally savvy fashion was fiercer than ever before! The launch of The GreenShows last week -

Read More >

John Patrick Organic Spring/Summer Eco Fashion 2010

John Patrick Organic Spring/Summer Eco Fashion 2010

We've been fans of trailblazing eco fashion designer John Patrick Organic for years, and were thrilled to get a sneak peek at his latest collection at New York Fashion Week last Thursday. Summed up in two

Read More >

TRAIDremade Makes Recycled Clothing Fashionable

TRAIDremade Makes Recycled Clothing Fashionable

With the current economic climate, “frugalista fashion” on the lips of everyone from VOGUE to Target, and people are using more of what they already have, and realizing that we don’t

Read More >

Our Top 7 Favorite Green Shoes for Fall

Our Top 7 Favorite Green Shoes for Fall

Start fall off on the right foot by stepping into some sustainably stylish shoes! With so many colorful options in the hottest autumnal hues, it can be tough to choose. That's why we've compiled our list

Read More >

DENIM THERAPY Repairs Your Holey Old Jeans!

DENIM THERAPY Repairs Your Holey Old Jeans!

We all know what it is like to have a favorite pair of treasured jeans that are so comfortable and fit so perfectly that we want to wear them every day. The downside to this pure and beautiful jean-love

Read More >

Sonic Fabric Made of Recycled Cassette Tape Lets You Listen to Your Clothes

Sonic Fabric Made of Recycled Cassette Tape Lets You Listen to Your Clothes

Now that our melody-holders of choice are CDs and MP3s, cassette tapes are clunky relics that serve little purpose other than treating us to an occasional hint of nostalgia. Luckily,

Read More >

INTERVIEW: Be the Change with Nau’s Fall 2009 Collection

INTERVIEW: Be the Change with Nau’s Fall 2009 Collection

There is nothing like the clarity of ‘being in the Nau’ to guide you through the rugged terrain of today’s challenges. This evergreen activewear label is more than just a fashion phoenix reinventing

Read More >

Bamboozled by Bamboo Rayon? We Aren’t So Sure

Bamboozled by Bamboo Rayon? We Aren’t So Sure

A few weeks ago, the Federal Trade Commission charged four clothing companies with falsely advertising their clothing made of bamboo as clothing made of bamboo. Say what? That's right. The FTC released a

Read More >

NoonSolar Bags: Solar Power Your Electronics with Your Bag!

NoonSolar Bags: Solar Power Your Electronics with Your Bag!

While replacing lazy summer afternoons with crisp autumn mornings doesn't exactly make us want to jump for joy, at least we can do it with panache! Whether you're trudging woefully back to campus or

Read More >

Barley & Birch Eco Chic Kids Clothes

Barley & Birch Eco Chic Kids Clothes

Just because clothing is organic, doesn't mean it has to be boring and bland. Case in point: Barley & Birch's kids collection of tees and onesies which are brand new in the Inhabitatshop! Emblazoned with

Read More >

Save the World with Your Underwear: Yves Behar Launches PACT

Save the World with Your Underwear: Yves Behar Launches PACT

Your mom may have reminded you daily to change your underwear, but sustainable apparel brand PACT is urging you to instead change the world with your underwear. In cahoots with everyone's favorite

Read More >

Get the Eco-Friendly “Pair Look” With Little Lark Organic Mom & Baby

Get the Eco-Friendly “Pair Look” With Little Lark Organic Mom & Baby

Did your little one inherit your fashion sense? Or maybe it's the other way around and you take style cues from your tot? Either way, if you're looking for a super cute, eco-friendly way to play matchy

Read More >

  • Read Inhabitat

  • Search Categories

  • Recent Posts

  • Recent Comments

  • Browse by Keyword

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
What are you looking for? (Solar, HVAC, etc.)
Where are you located?