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EcoSalon and Bar Agricole Announce an Earth Day Party

EventAn Earth Day party hosted by EcoSalon and SF’s Bar Agricole. For greenies and foodies alike in San Francisco, one of the best things to come out of 2010 was the launch of Bar Agricole, the gorgeous modern tavern in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood. The all-star founding cast includes legendary […]

Ecosalon Recipes: Organic Vodka Faves Plus 3 Cocktail Recipes

Having a drink has just gotten more respectable. With organic vodkas taking the stage, and recipes that include fruit high in antioxidants and fiber, happy hour can almost be salubrious. Three brands to know about:   Square One Vodka Made from organic rye grown in North Dakota, this vodka is […]

The Power of Purchase: Saving Songbirds with Organic Produce

A world without songbirds sounds post-apocalyptic, but the truth is that these innocent, tuneful creatures are at risk right now from overuse of toxic pesticides and destruction of habitats. You’ve probably heard that buying organic coffee, which is shade-grown, can make a difference. “Did Your Shopping List Kill a Songbird?“, […]

Ethos’ Phoenix Pants Are Eco-Stylin’

Rising like a phoenix from the ashes in these comfortable yet stylish pants, you will never suffer from shopper’s remorse. Ethos Paris is one of the most affordable yet pretty lines I’ve come across yet. Hands down. I met the designer recently in New York during Market Week and was assured […]

My Kind of Honey

There are two types of honey out there, and one is predominantly found in stores. I like the other type. Real honey is a luscious, creamy liquid full of complex flavor and even a little bite. Real honey looks a bit like hand cream. The good stuff will form tiny, […]

Ethos’ Phoenix Pants Are Eco-Stylin’

Rising like a phoenix from the ashes in these comfortable yet stylish pants, you will never suffer from shopper’s remorse. Ethos Paris is one of the most affordable yet pretty lines I’ve come across yet. Hands down. I met the designer recently in New York during Market Week and was assured […]

Going Organic – the Profitable Thing to Do?

Here’s an assumption you may be familiar with. Assumption Going organic is the way to maximise so many things. Maximum taste, maximum ethical responsibility, maximum food health. And – unfortunately – maximum consumption of time and space. Conventional production methods are simply more efficient. Big business likes efficiency, which is […]

Top 15 Eco-Fashion Books We Love

There are many levels of eco-fashion at this point in the game. So many people are trying to make us understand why we should support it, what we shouldn’t buy and what we should. Then there is the ultimate question of whether the very notion of eco-fashion is a paradox […]

Can Eating Organic Stop Nightmares?

Okay, so we all know eating organic is healthy, but will it stop nightmares? This just might take the freshly-baked carrot cake. But first, consider this. Life is scary. There are serial killers, lunatic dictators, and gossip web sites who think we enjoy crotch shots of drunken starlets. And we’re […]

Steampunk Glam: 19 Moons Necklace Giveaway

Arcane Angel Necklace I love how the 19 Moons website writes of this necklace: “Fly through time with this original Steampunk necklace by 19 Moons!” Cute. I want to, 19 Moons, I do! This antique jewel watch is set in brass wings and hangs from a elegant vintage cable brass […]

What’s the Story?

Everyone loves a good story. In fact, I’m a sucker for one. As a young girl, I’d squeeze in next to my dad and the huge armrest of his brown and orange plaid recliner (yes, it was the 70s) in eager anticipation of the next chapter of “Alice in Wonderland”. […]

The Neck and Décolletage – A Tale of Sexy

How many of you moisturize and exfoliate your neck? I don’t, and apparently I am as foolish as this surfer who recently decided to stalk two great white sharks. (Yes, the neck is this dramatic.) The neck never lies. Because in this day of injecting ourselves with Botox and fillers […]

10 Eco-Cool Towels for the Beach, Bath & Pool

I say throw in the towel, as long as it’s a softy and measures up when it comes to the green ABC’s of terrycloth: Absorbency, beauty and certified organic. Here’s s an eco stack that will dry you off in comfort and style. Schlossberg Sensitive Towels (shown above) Not only […]

Weekend Bag: Singapore Wanderlust

For a weekend at Wanderlust Hotel in Singapore, pack edgy staples in bright tropical colors from Singapore’s leading eco-designers. When packing for a weekend stay at Wanderlust Hotel in Singapore, take inspiration from the whimsical design of the rooms and bring edgy staples in bright tropical colors. Mix pieces from […]

5 Green Beauty Elixirs for Cold and Flu Season

Prepare yourself for cold and flu season with these immune boosting products. Many people may watch Mad Men for the human-interest stories, intense character arcs, and glimpses of history. I watch for the women’s gloves. Gloves to this germaphobe means never having to open another public bathroom door with my […]

Is the ‘Made In China’ Backlash Racist?

Feral Childe, a bi-coastal collaboration of Oakland, CA, based designer Alice Wu and Brooklynite Moriah Carlson, has sped to the forefront of sustainable design labels, most notably for their refreshing prints and inventive styling details. The brand’s following is comprised of all ages of women who want something unique for […]

Sustainably Pretty Lingerie? Yes, Please

The wonderful thing about pretty lingerie is that even though most people don’t see it, we know it’s there. Underneath our daily suits of armor there’s a softness that can’t help but make us feel sexy. Boss undermining us? Sexy. Car needs $1200 in repairs? Sexy. Ex boyfriend just walked […]

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3 Organic Lingerie Brands That Aren’t Vanilla

Undergarments come into contact with the most intimate parts of our bodies. Fortunately, you can now swap formaldehyde-laden fabric for organic lingerie without feeling like you raided Aunt Gertrude’s brassiere and girdle drawer.   Believe it or not, Victoria’s Secret, one of the most coveted brands of mainstream lingerie, was […]

3 Must-Have Luxury Vegan Fashion Looks for Fabulous Cruelty-Free Style

Luxury vegan fashion lovers rejoice, because cruelty-free organic fabrics, vegetable dyes, and upcycled materials can also come with a hearty dose of opulence. Sustainable sources, creative repurposing, and keen attention to detail are just a few of the awesometastic features boasted by these eco-loving vegan fashion masterminds. But are they […]

5 Food Subscription Boxes That are Far From Boring

Food subscription boxes you’ll want to take a bite out of.  If you like discovering new foods, there’s no shortage of options, especially when you get those new foods delivered straight to your door. But this isn’t just about getting tasty food without having to leave the house, it’s about supporting cool food businesses […]

The Fair Trade & Fabulous Fall Box is Here

The EcoSalon Fair Trade and Fabulous Fall Box is here!  Embrace fall’s cooler weather and shorter days with EcoSalon’s Fair Trade and Fabulous Fall Box. Trust me, you do not want to miss this one. As Senior Editor of EcoSalon, I see a lot of amazing products. But the eleven brands I have […]

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3 Organic Lingerie Brands That Aren’t Vanilla

Undergarments come into contact with the most intimate parts of our bodies. Fortunately, you can now swap formaldehyde-laden fabric for organic lingerie without feeling like you raided Aunt Gertrude’s brassiere and girdle drawer.   Believe it or not, Victoria’s Secret, one of the most coveted brands of mainstream lingerie, was […]

3 Must-Have Luxury Vegan Fashion Looks for Fabulous Cruelty-Free Style

Luxury vegan fashion lovers rejoice, because cruelty-free organic fabrics, vegetable dyes, and upcycled materials can also come with a hearty dose of opulence. Sustainable sources, creative repurposing, and keen attention to detail are just a few of the awesometastic features boasted by these eco-loving vegan fashion masterminds. But are they […]