Hey, cheer up – spring’s just around the corner. Here’s today’s roundup of earth friendly fashion delights…
(above L to R) Catch a fleeting piece of Emma Watson’s third and final collection of casual eco-minded wear available at Fair Trade, Ethical Fashion online etailer, People Tree. Polka dots, stripes and solids make their way across a line of undies, tops, dresses, harem pants and blazers. stripe tee £28 and Emma Blazer £95. But never fear, Emma’s future eco designs will be through a new collaboration with Alberta Ferretti.
(above L to R) Two sweet designer frocks on sale at NYC eco boutique, Beklina, where there’s always free shipping: Virginia Johnson T Dress, $98 Julie Park dress, $90.
With an Out of Africa vibe, designer Vivienne Westwood is featuring a trio of eco totes available exclusively online@ yoox.com. Utilizing recycled tents and advertising billboards, the bags are handmade by women in Nairobi, and proceeds will assist them via the Ethical Fashion Africa Project. Pictured above is the Westwood Purple Gai Heart eco tote @ $135
(above) This woodsy necklace features circular and rectangular pieces of lovely white birch recovered from a wind-fallen dead tree and refinished into this unique eco fashion accessory by Utmost Ink.
The cross section of the branch was sealed to preserve its three deep cracks, a visual feature that gives it additional character and detail.