March 4, 2010
Shoes, handbags, accessories and tops
You've been known to shop till you drop
Try picking up some eco-friendly fashions
Combine going green with your favorite passion.
Eco-friendly fashion is no longer resigned to musty corners of small shops, but has hit the shelves in major superstores across the country. Whether you're looking for a new shirt or fluffy towels, check out the green options at your favorite local stores.
- Bamboo has quickly become a popular staple for the eco-conscious fashionista. In addition to being luxuriously soft and silky, bamboo's sturdy enough to stand up against endless rounds in the washing machine.
- Online shopping has taken all the guess work out of trying to find organic or eco-friendly clothing options. Shop for the whole family at online stores like Green Loop, where merchandise from top green designers is made available for all your fashion needs.
- Athletic powerhouses like Nike are getting in on the action too. At this year's World Cup many of the world's top soccer players, from as many as nine different national teams will be wearing shirts made from recycled plastic bottles.
Lucky Magazine gives the roundup on all the most fabulously eco-conscious and fashionable labels.
Bamboo Clothes offers luxurious bamboo items from clothing to bedding.
Tom's Shoes takes eco-consciousness a step further by offering their customers vegan shoes.