Amy DuFault

Amy DuFault is a conscious lifestyle writer, consultant and fashion instigator. She resides in Cape Cod, Massachusetts.
Isabell de Hillerin’s Fashion Draws on Moldavian Heritage and Craftmanship
Isabell de Hillerin’s Fashion Draws on Moldavian Heritage and Craftmanship

Designing fashion for the future with century-old techniques, Isabell de Hillerin embraces heritage for Spring/Summer 13. One would think that in fashion, the “new” is welcomed almost as much as a friendlier price point. But not to forget, also in fashion, are passageways that inspire designers and pull them back […]

Between the Lines: Our Biographies as History
Between the Lines: Our Biographies as History

ColumnConscious life, hear me roar. I recently got a direct message on Facebook from a high school friend I haven’t talked to in many years. “Do you still have that picture of you and the ghost in Africa?” He wrote. I sat there staring at the screen, thinking it funny […]

From Vegan Cooking to SEO – CourseHorse Has Your Class
From Vegan Cooking to SEO – CourseHorse Has Your Class

Where we all become obsessed with taking classes and making things in New York City. CourseHorse launched in mid-April 2011 to make it easier for New Yorkers to find classes, starting with roughly 150 schools and 4,000 opportunities to enrich one’s life. Over a year later, and thanks to a […]

WTF.com Jil Sander?
WTF.com Jil Sander?

In which we are asked to consider the assinine. A fashion statement? Should I put my bottle of whiskey in it too Jil? If I wanted to put my lunch or habit in a bag, I’d just go and buy a real paper bag, like from a liquor store that […]

Between the Lines: From NYFW to the Garment Factories of Pakistan
Between the Lines: From NYFW to the Garment Factories of Pakistan

ColumnConscious life, hear me roar. I have just returned back home from running around Manhattan and New York Fashion Week. As you might imagine, an intense week full of long legged runway models, moody designer presentations, and the deep bass beats of stylish music gives New York City the air […]

NYFW: Gretchen Jones Channels the Literature of Joan Didion
NYFW: Gretchen Jones Channels the Literature of Joan Didion

Gretchen Jones channels Haight Ashbury and pom pom flower power for a stunning Spring/Summer 13 collection. It’s no secret we’re Gretchen Jones fans here at EcoSalon so catching up with her post GenArt Fresh Faces show this past Sunday was like sitting down with an old friend. Known on Project […]

NYFW: EDUN Fuses the Introvert with the Extrovert
NYFW: EDUN Fuses the Introvert with the Extrovert

EDUN takes on the idea of the complete woman. EDUN’s Spring/Summer 13 collection is all about promoting what might seem, at first glance, like utilitarian female garb. At second glance – and knowing full well you won’t rock the outfits quite like the groupie girls strutting the catwalk – you […]