organic cotton ski sweaters

If you’re heading for the slopes you’ll need the right sweater to heat-up the atmosphere at the slope-side lodge. Here a couple of numbers in organic cotton that should warm your fellow skier’s cocoa. The Caper Cowichan sweater (above left) goes for $140 – the Aspen sweater (above right) is $120 – both from Elroy Apparel.

patchwork upcycled miniskirt

Depending on where you are right now, wearing a mini skirt – regardless of how cute it might be – could be a cold-weather health hazard. Be that as it may… Shaby Vintage created this handmade, Boho little number (above) from reclaimed fabrics, recycled knit tops, old recycled sweaters and a torn cotton ruffle. $25.90

recycled silver kayak necklace

What can I say, we love our kayaks! This unique handmade kayak necklace is made from recycled sterling silver. The kayak form was cut in wax and cast with the lost wax process. $30 from Digger’s Gold Jewelry

handmade bamboo top

The very comfy Everglade top (above) is handmade from a combo of renewable bamboo and cotton jersey. Roomy, easy to wear and featuring some critically important handsewn pockets, this top is $98 from Carey Dion.

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