Today’s edition of finds features indie designers and socially conscious e-tailers with ready-to-wear items that can add a little zip to your eco-conscious wardrobe.

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(above) For the seven readers who may have seen the Steampunk episode on Portlandia (some funny bits), Etsy artist MizzMechanique handcrafts these ear plugs consisting of surgical steel tunnels filled with jewelry grade resin and suspended upcycled watch parts. Every pair is unique. $30 @ MizzMechanique’s shop.

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(above) Samba’s not only a sexy dance, it’s also a sexy sustainable (more…)