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Fake-Out Fashion: Women Paint Scarlet Soles to Get the Louboutin Look

Fake-Out Fashion: Women Paint Scarlet Soles to Get the Louboutin Look

While it's difficult to afford Christian Louboutins at prices hovering around a grand, it's easy to buy a small container of red paint to fake the famous scarlet soles of the French shoemaker. This has

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14 Awesome Eco-Friendly Father’s Day Gifts to Spoil Dad

14 Awesome Eco-Friendly Father’s Day Gifts to Spoil Dad

Want to show your dad the glory of eco-fashion this Father's Day? Or maybe he's already a lover of planet Earth.  Either way, we've rounded up 14 of the coolest gifts around to spoil your padre.

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Gucci Announces Line of Biodegradable Footwear, “Sustainable Soles”

Gucci Announces Line of Biodegradable Footwear, “Sustainable Soles”

“Sustainable Soles” are not your typical high end designer’s footwear. Gucci’s new line of ballet flats and sneakers are made from biodegradable plastic, designed by Gucci’s

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10 Eco-Friendly and Vegan Flip-Flops for Summer!

10 Eco-Friendly and Vegan Flip-Flops for Summer!

Flip-flops are a summer staple that many of us will be spending the next three months in. But instead of purchasing some flimsy pair at the local mall this year, why not consider slipping your toes into

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14 Charming, Eco-Friendly Flats Guaranteed To Put A Spring In Your Step

14 Charming, Eco-Friendly Flats Guaranteed To Put A Spring In Your Step

Letting your feet breathe after a long winter filled with wool socks and boots is one of spring's sweetest gifts and a new pair of charming ballet flats are a great first step to letting those feet loose!

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GIVEAWAY: Win a Pair of Vegan Rubber Rain Boots by Kamik (Worth $65!)

GIVEAWAY: Win a Pair of Vegan Rubber Rain Boots by Kamik (Worth $65!)

Be ready for those April showers next month with these stylish, equestrian-inspired rainboots by Kamik. They sell for $65 but they can be yours for free if you enter our giveaway on Ecouterre! Aside from

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PRODUCT REVIEW: Shrine Rack is a Shoe Storage System That Doubles as Artwork

PRODUCT REVIEW: Shrine Rack is a Shoe Storage System That Doubles as Artwork

Is the entrance to your home so littered with shoes that you can barely remember what color the floor is? That's precisely the problem we were facing when we stumbled across the Shrine Rack, a simple

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7 Sustainable (And Mostly Vegan!) Winter Boots to Conquer Snow, Slush

7 Sustainable (And Mostly Vegan!) Winter Boots to Conquer Snow, Slush

If frozen feet don't exactly sound like your idea of a stylish time, why not invest in a pair of sustainably made winter boots? Ecouterre's rounded up 7 pairs of sustainable, mostly vegan choices that

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TOMS Debuts Limited-Edition “Movember” Shoes to Bring Attention to Men’s Cancer

TOMS Debuts Limited-Edition “Movember” Shoes to Bring Attention to Men’s Cancer

Movember is a magical month when formerly clean-shaven men grow facial hair for 30 days to bring attention to and raise funds for cancers that affect men, specifically prostate cancer.  TOMS’s Movember

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14 Vegan Shoe Brands That Tread Lightly on the Earth

14 Vegan Shoe Brands That Tread Lightly on the Earth

Going vegan with your footwear doesn't mean giving up on owning good quality kicks. Today's cruelty-free shoe companies are creating lots of stylish options that are sweat shop and animal-free while being

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14 Eco-Friendly Boots for the Fashionable Fella

14 Eco-Friendly Boots for the Fashionable Fella

Boots are a great way to add some oomph to any outfit, and they can easily be a go-to style weapon for a jeans and t-shirt guy. Just in time for fall, we've rounded up 14 eco-friendly boots to kick around

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Russy Valenki Vintage Scarf Shoes Ain’t Your Babushka’s Sneakers

Russy Valenki Vintage Scarf Shoes Ain’t Your Babushka’s Sneakers

If you think certain Nike Dunks are rare, wait 'till you get a load of Russy Valenki's vibrant kicks made out of vintage scarves. Inspired by Russian heirloom pavloposad shawls, each pair is crafted from

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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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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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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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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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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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Bury OAT’s Biodegradable Sneaker, Watch It Bloom into Flowers!

Bury OAT’s Biodegradable Sneaker, Watch It Bloom into Flowers!

Don't consign your moldy old gym shoes to the landfill (or worse, chuck them in some unsuspecting charity's donation bin). With OAT's fully biodegradable sneakers, you can plant them in your backyard to

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Fiber Optic Stilettos Shine With Both Light and Sophistication

Fiber Optic Stilettos Shine With Both Light and Sophistication

The last thing anyone would expect is for fiber optics add class to an outfit, but designer Francesca Castagnacci has turned this fashion flub into a sexy and sophisticated statement on energy efficiency.

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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

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Brand New Vegan Shoes in the Inhabitatshop!

Brand New Vegan Shoes in the Inhabitatshop!

Searching for vegan-friendly footwear that is as stylish as it is ethical? Look no further - we've got a fresh assortment of new looks in shop and they are all super comfortable, cute and certified vegan.

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Melissa Ultra Clear Eco-Chic Jellies New in the InhabitatShop

Melissa Ultra Clear Eco-Chic Jellies New in the InhabitatShop

We've been waiting a long time for these Melissa Ultragirl flats in super rare clear. Finally! These comfy eco-flats let you show off your summer pedicure through their frosty ice finish. And they feature

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SUSTAINABLE STYLE: Melissa Campanas in New Colors!

SUSTAINABLE STYLE: Melissa Campanas in New Colors!

CALLING ALL ECO-FASHIONISTAS & DESIGN AFICIONADOS! In honor of NY Design Week, we're announcing the arrival of some hot new colors of our eco-chic Melissa Campana flats. Pay homage to the legendary

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DESIGN WEEK SALE: 25% Off Melissa Campana Flats

DESIGN WEEK SALE: 25% Off Melissa Campana Flats

CALLING ALL DESIGN AFICIONADOS & ECO-FASHIONISTAS! We know that it's not easy to come by art designed by living legends - especially the kind that you can wear on your feet! So in honor of NY Design

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SPRING SALE: 25% Off Melissa Sandals!

SPRING SALE: 25% Off Melissa Sandals!

ATTENTION ECO-FASHIONISTAS!Now that spring has officially sprung, your feet want to be free! Happily, Brazilian shoe brand Melissa allows vegan and eco-conscious fashionistas to free their feet while

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Sustainable Style SALE: Eco-Chic PJUX Heels 50% Off!

Sustainable Style SALE: Eco-Chic PJUX Heels 50% Off!

It's spring -- and not a moment too soon! It's finally time to break out those cute heels and girly girly shoes that have been in storage all winter. If you are looking to add something sexy and new to

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Zaha Hadid turns shoe designer, teams up with Melissa

Zaha Hadid turns shoe designer, teams up with Melissa

Architects love to dabble on projects of smaller scales, and now iconic architect Zaha Hadid is joining the ranks of architect-dabblers by announcing her foray into shoe design! The always provocative

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SUSTAINABLE STYLE: Species by the Thousands Shoes

SUSTAINABLE STYLE: Species by the Thousands Shoes

Keds-style shoes might be easy to come by pretty much anywhere, but how often do you find designs this cute, and this original, that are also eco-friendly? Brooklyn design duo, Species by the Thousands,

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VEJA: The Ethical Sneaker

VEJA: The Ethical Sneaker

In a time when crazy-colored kicks continue to emerge to feed the huge sneaker culture, Veja stands apart from the noise. Their simple, well-made designs make it easy to be ethical. Veja is a Paris-based

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