Some of my favorite things this year … for her

energy bracelet

(above) Exude cool vibes with the Connect Bracelet from California-based, Energy Muse ($99.99)

laPenne eco jewelry

(above) Charming snakes, braids and other handcrafted designs abound in Brooklyn, NY created by eco-conscious jewelry designer, Katrina LaPenne. Take a peek at her unique sterling silver lockets filled with solid perfume, botanical-based scents, of course … matching earrings, a nice touch; ($325 and $88, respectively). A metal smith at heart, almost all of LaPenne’s materials come from Hoover & Strong, a producer of 100% recycled materials, and all of her diamonds are imported from suppliers who comply with the Kimberly process and standards.

eco lingerie

(above) Whether across the country or across the pond, stay comfy and eco chic in organic underthings made in the countryside of France. g=9.8 keeps it green with ultra fine fabric sourced from pine tree prunings. Yes, ultra soft, sustainable collections that are oh so sexy.  (more…)